Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont

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This article is about the federal electoral district. For the provincial electoral district, see Edmonton-Mill Woods. For the area of Mill Woods in Edmonton, see Mill Woods.
Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta electoral district
Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont in relation to other federal electoral districts in Edmonton
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Mike Lake
Conservative
District created 2003
First contested 2004
Last contested 2011
District webpage profile, map
Demographics
Population (2011)[1] 137,228
Electors (2011) 80,250
Area (km²)[2] 178.25
Pop. density (per km²) 769.9
Census divisions Division No. 11
Census subdivisions Edmonton, Leduc County, Beaumont

Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont (formerly known as Edmonton—Beaumont) is a federal electoral district in Alberta, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004.

Geography[edit]

Edmonton–Mill Woods–Beaumont includes the neighbourhoods of Tweddle Place, Michaels Park, Richfield, Lee Ridge, Tipaskan, Kameyosek, Meyonohk, Satoo, Ekota, Menisa, Greenview, Hillview, Tawa, Meyokumin, Sakaw, Jackson Heights, Kiniski Gardens, Flynn Dell, Minchau, Weinlos, Bisset, Daly Grove, Pollard Meadows, Crawford Plains, Larkspur, The Meadows, Wildrose, Ellerslie, Wernerville and Meadows Area in the City of Edmonton, the Town of Beaumont and the small part of Leduc County that is located between Edmonton and Beaumont. The area of the district is 175 km².

History[edit]

The electoral district was created as "Edmonton–Beaumont" in 2003 from the vast majority of Edmonton Southeast, a small part of Wetaskiwin, and a fraction of Elk Island.

In 2004, it was renamed "Edmonton–Mill Woods–Beaumont".

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Edmonton—Beaumont
Riding created from Edmonton Southeast, Wetaskiwin and Elk Island
38th  2004 − 2005     David Kilgour Liberal
 2005 − 2006     Independent
Riding renamed — Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont
39th  2006 − 2008     Mike Lake Conservative
40th  2008 − 2011
41st  2011 − Present

Current Member of Parliament[edit]

Its Member of Parliament (MP) is Mike Lake.

Elections results[edit]

Edmonton–Mill Woods–Beaumont, 2006–present[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Mike Lake 27,857 60.79 +0.47 $44,902
New Democratic Nadine Bailey 10,875 23.73 +8.61 $11,236
Liberal Mike Butler 5,066 11.05 -7.46
Green Christa Baxter 1,364 2.98 -2.70 $1,705
Pirate Brent Schaffrick 374 0.82 * $2,461
Communist Naomi Rankin 100 0.22 -0.16 $562
Total valid votes/Expense limit 45,636 100.00
Total rejected ballots 191 0.42 +0.07
Turnout 45,827 53.64 +1.6
Eligible voters 85,432
Canadian federal election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Mike Lake 25,130 60.32 +1.70 $80,034
Liberal Indira Saroya 7,709 18.51 -2.64 $82,941
New Democratic Mike Butler 6,297 15.12 +0.57 $4,620
Green David Allan Hrushka 2,366 5.68 +1.21
Communist Naomi Rankin 157 0.38 +0.19 $395
Total valid votes/Expense limit 41,659 100.00 $84,984
Total rejected ballots 146 0.35 +0.07
Turnout 41,805 52.0 -10.3
Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Mike Lake 27,191 58.62 +16.13 $67,482
Liberal Amarjit Grewal 9,809 21.15 -21.67 $73,522
New Democratic Neal Gray 6,749 14.55 +4.85 $10,297
Green Kate Harrington 2,073 4.47 -0.19 $1,347
Independent Kyle McLeod 477 1.03 N/A $8,055
Communist Naomi Rankin 85 0.18 -0.15 $280
Total valid votes 46,384 100.00
Total rejected ballots 131 0.28 +0.16
Turnout 46,515 62.3 -2.6

Edmonton–Beaumont, 2004–2006[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal David Kilgour 17,555 42.82 $65,152
Conservative Tim Uppal 17,421 42.49 $66,701
New Democratic Paul Reikie 3,975 9.70 $4,138
Green Michael Garfinkle 1,911 4.65 $788
Communist Naomi Rankin 135 0.33 $751
Total valid votes 40,997 100.00
Total rejected ballots 181 0.44
Turnout 41,178 59.67

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Coordinates: 53°28′48″N 113°25′59″W / 53.480°N 113.433°W / 53.480; -113.433