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About Rideau Glen

Waterfront location to the Rideau River there is the charming and picturesque community of Rideau Glen. This neighbourhood is prized for its proximity to the scenic Rideau River. The homes here are largely detached single-family households, typically on rural acreages, but are becoming increasingly more updated and developed while retaining the gorgeous views of the River.

Residents of this small neighbourhood usually attend the schools in nearby Barrhaven. Shopping can be done on Merivale Road or, just a few minutes away, in downtown. Homeowners have the privilege of nature at their doorsteps in this neighbourhood.

With a few bus stops located along River Rd, there is some public transportation accessibility for Rideau Glen residents. Almost all errands require a car from this neighbourhood, a sacrifice worthy for the fantastic natural surroundings.

Schools in this area:

  • Merivale High School
  • J H Putman Public School
  • Adrienne Clarkson Elementary School
  • Bishop Hamilton Montessori School

Cool features in this neighbourhood:

The golf course and Conservation Area along the Jock River are just a stone’s throw away.

Hog's Back Demographics

24%
Own
76%
Rent
764
Single Famly
595
Non-Family
20
Multi Family
83%
Employed
12%
Self-Employed
4%
Unemployed

 
$613k
Avg Home Value
42
Avg Home Age
$51k
Avg Income
35
Avg Age
Detached
Detached
 79%
Semi-Detached
Semi-Detached
 3%
Duplex
Duplex
 4%
Low-Rise
Low-Rise
 14%
High-Rise
High-Rise
 0%

People per Household

1
652
2
444
3
144
4-5
126
6
14

Education

University
College
358
High School
700
Apprentice
128
None
332

Marital Status

Married
33
Single
56
Other
11

Age Groups

0-19
17%
20-29
32%
30-49
29%
50+
22%

Rideau Glen Amenities

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  • Homes sold over $500,000 can no longer be purchased with a 5% down payment. The new minimum down payment is 5% of the first $500,000, and 10% of any amount over $500,000.
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