Winston Heights / Mountview was established in 1932. The neighbourhood was expanded in the 1950s. It is bordered to the north by 32 Avenue, Trans-Canada Highway to the south, Deerfoot Trail to the east, and Edmonton Trail to the west.
Also to the east of Winston Heights / Mountview is Nose Creek. The neighbourhood is also home to various pathway systems, making it ideal for active people who want to walk, jog or bike. On the eastern edge of the neighbourhood, you will find the Winston Golf Club and Fox Hollow Golf Course.
The schools serving Winston Heights are Mount View Elementary School and Georges P. Vanier Bilingual Junior High. The Winston Heights Mountview Community Association is also active in organizing activities for the town's residents.