Eagle Ridge, Calgary

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Eagle Ridge
Neighbourhood
Eagle Ridge is located in Calgary
Eagle Ridge
Eagle Ridge
Location of Eagle Ridge in Calgary
Coordinates: 50°59′06″N 114°05′51″W / 50.98500°N 114.09750°W / 50.98500; -114.09750Coordinates: 50°59′06″N 114°05′51″W / 50.98500°N 114.09750°W / 50.98500; -114.09750
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
City  Calgary
Quadrant SW
Ward 11
Established 1960
Government[1]
 • Mayor Naheed Nenshi
 • Administrative body Calgary City Council
 • Councillor Brian Pincott
Area
 • Total 0.4 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Elevation 1,085 m (3,560 ft)
Population (2006)[2]
 • Total 415
 • Average Income $119,459
Website Eagle Ridge Community Association

Eagle Ridge is a small residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. It is bounded by 14 Street W to the east, Heritage Drive to the south, Glenmore Trail to the north, and Glenmore Reservoir to the west. The Heritage Park Historical Village borders the community to the west, and the Rockyview General Hospital is located immediately north.

It is represented in the Calgary City Council by the Ward 11 councillor.

Demographics[edit]

In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Eagle Ridge had a population of 415 living in 110 dwellings, a -6.3% increase from its 2011 population of 443.[3] With a land area of 0.4 km2 (0.15 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,040/km2 (2,700/sq mi) in 2012.[4][3]

Residents in this community had a median household income of $271,710 in 2005, and there were 5.3% low income residents living in the neighbourhood.[5] As of 2006, 13.2% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 9.5% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 9.1% of the housing was used for renting.[2]

Education[edit]

The community is served by Chinook Park Bilingual Elementary and Henry Wise Wood Senior High public schools.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Calgary Elections". City of Calgary. October 21, 2013. Retrieved October 22, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b City of Calgary (2006). "Eagle Ridge Community Statistics". Retrieved 2007-05-14. 
  3. ^ a b "2012 Civic Census Results". City of Calgary. 2012. Retrieved February 4, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Community Boundaries" (Esri shapefile). City of Calgary. Retrieved February 5, 2013. 
  5. ^ City of Calgary (2004). "Ward 11 Profile". Retrieved 2007-05-14.