Homes for Sale in Edmonton
AUDREY ABUAN - RE/MAX Real Estate REALTOR®
Homes in Jackson Heights form part of the Millwoods district in southeast Edmonton.Jackson Heights is a triangle-shaped community by 50 Street and by Whitemud Drive.
Jackson Heights is named in honour of Annie B. Jackson, who in 1912 became the first female police officer in Canada. She received worldwide acclaim when her photograph appeared on the front page of the London Daily Mirror on August 8, 1913. Several streets in Jackson Heights are also named after historical figures. Jamha Road is named for Sam Jamha, founder of the first Muslim mosque in North America. Joyce Crescent and Road are named in honour of Annie C. Joyce, a librarian who served for 41 years in Edmonton’s main libraries. Jefferys Crescent is named in honour of Mr. Charles W. Jefferys, Canada’s greatest artist-historian. And Jordan Crescent is named in honour of the Reverend Anthony Jordan, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Edmonton.