Riverdale is located just east of Toronto's downtown core. Since its amendment to the City of Toronto in 1884, it has developed a stature as a neighbourhood of independent arts, with several independent galleries located along Queen Street East. The residential landscape within Riverdale is made up primarily of Victorian and Edwardian style homes. In recent times, local housing values have increased significantly. Riverdale's character is composed primarily from its multiculturalism; with several cultural neighbourhoods along its major paths.
With 9 public schools, 3 Catholic schools, and 1 private school in this neighbourhood, your kids can get a great education.
This neighbourhood is park heaven, with 4 parks and community recreation facilities within its boundaries, including:
With 1 rail transit stop and 32 street-level transit stops in the neighbourhood, it's easy to get around.