- 33rd Ave. to the north
- W 57th Ave. to the south
- Blenheim St. to the west
- Railway right of way to the east
Kerrisdale has a mix of professionals, the very wealthy and students renting basement suites, or more inexpensive apartment blocks to attend nearby schools. The area is also home to elderly residents who primarily rent in the low rise rental blocks that characterize the north central section of the community.
Kerrisdale is home to Kerrisdale Elementary School, Kerrisdale Annex, Maple Grove Elementary School, Dr. R. E. McKechnie Elementary School, and Quilchena Elementary School, as well as Magee Secondary School, Prince of Wales Secondary School and Point Grey Secondary School.