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The Ultimate Family Neighbourhood in Port Coquitlam: Lower Mary Hill 

Aerial View of Port Coquitlam , BC.

Thinking of moving to Port Coquitlam and you’re unsure what the best family neighbourhoods are? Port Coquitlam is a very family-friendly city and any area would be awesome for a family to live in, but there are some areas that are shine more than others in terms of conveniences to schools, stores and parks.

Here is one of the best family neighbourhoods in Port Coquitlam that will make you want to call this area your forever home : 


Lower Mary Hill, Port Coquitlam 

Lower Mary Hill is located on the Southside of Port Coquitlam, right below central Port Coquitlam and close to Pitt River. This neighbourhood is on the smaller side and is a primarily residential area with a few commercial areas that don’t take away from the tight-knit neighbourhood environment. 

Aerial View of Port Coquitlam

There are several public and private schools in Lower Mary Hill within walking distance wherever you may live in the neighbourhood. Covering the north area of Lower Mary Hill are private schools Our lady of the Assumption, Archbishop Carney Secondary School, and a public secondary school called Riverside Secondary school. The south side area has two elementary schools called Kilmer Elementary and Hazel Trembath Elementary, as well as Citadel Middle School.

Find your next family home in Lower Mary Hill here.

Lower Mary Hill is very transit-friendly and has many busses that directly go to Port Coquitlam station which can take you anywhere through the Coquitlam Skytrain along with other bus routes.  

Situated right below central Port Coquitlam and a walk or short drive away to the river, Lower Mary Hill always has tons of things to do for some fun-filled family weekends such as heading to the Pitt Meadow’s movie theatre, taking a swim at Robert Hope Outdoor Pool Park, a peaceful stroll through Central Park, or taking a shopping trip to Shaughnessy strip of shops in Central Port Coquitlam. 

Need to fill up on groceries or make a quick stop to pick up a lightbulb? Good thing that just East of Lower Mary Hill there are grocery stores, home improvement stores, shopping centres, and more just a quick drive or short commute away. 

Browse through MLS listings available for sale in Lower Mary Hill below :

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