Erlton is located within the boundaries of the Inner City, approximately 2 kilometres south of the Downtown, along the MacLeod Trail Corridor. The neighbourhood is divided into two components. North Erlton, the area north of 25th Avenue S.E., lies within close proximity of the Erlton L.R.T. related uses. South Erlton, the area south of 25th Avenue S.E., has an established low-rise residential character. Located within the community are cemeteries, the Erlton L.R.T. station, and the Lindsay Park Sports Centre.