The neighborhood of Satoo is located in Southeast Edmonton. It is one of eight communities in an area known as Mill Woods. Satoo is a neighborhood in the community of Knottwood. The other two neighborhoods in Knottwood include Menisa and Ekota. Satoo received its name from a Cree chief who lived on the Papachase Indian Reservation, formerly located in the Mill Woods area, between 1876 and 1891.
Satoo is surrounded by 23 Avenue to the North, Anthony Henday Drive to the South, 91 Street to the West, and 80 Street and Mill Woods Roads West to the East.
Most of the residences in this neighborhood were constructed during the 1970s. Three out of four residences are single family homes with the remaining homes being row houses or duplexes. Renters reside in one out of every five homes while the remaining are owner occupied.
This neighborhood attracts younger families with an average age of residents being under 20. Only one in ten residents are over the age of 65 and most households contain an average of 3 people.
The schools designated for this neighborhood include Don Knott Junior High School and Satoo Elementary School. Both are operated by the Edmonton Public School System. High school students attend J Percy Page High School which is located in a surrounding neighborhood.
Shopping & entertainment are not an issue when it comes to living in Satoo. The Millwoods Town Center provides all the amenities you need. It contains over 85 retail stores including Safeway, HMV, Canadian Tire and even Winners. If you’re looking for some recreational activities, then the Millwoods Recreational Center can provide that for you. They have numerous family activities all year round including swimming, tennis and a full workout gym.