Haysboro, Calgary

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Haysboro
Neighbourhood
Haysboro is located in Calgary
Haysboro
Haysboro
Location of Haysboro in Calgary
Coordinates: 50°58′13″N 114°05′05″W / 50.97028°N 114.08472°W / 50.97028; -114.08472Coordinates: 50°58′13″N 114°05′05″W / 50.97028°N 114.08472°W / 50.97028; -114.08472
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
City  Calgary
Quadrant SW
Ward 11
Established 1958
Annexed 1956
Government[1]
 • Mayor Naheed Nenshi
 • Administrative body Calgary City Council
 • Councillor Brian Pincott
Area
 • Total 2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation 1,060 m (3,480 ft)
Population (2006)[2]
 • Total 5,970
 • Average Income $52,261
Website Haysboro Community Association

Haysboro is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded by Heritage Drive to the north, Macleod Trail to the east, 98th Avenue (an alley north of Southland Drive) to the south and 14 Street W and the Glenmore Reservoir to the west. It is bisected by Elbow Drive.

Haysboro was established in 1958 on land owned by Harry Hays until the annexation (1956). It is represented in the Calgary City Council by the Ward 11 councillor.

Demographics[edit]

In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Haysboro had a population of 6,943 living in 3,637 dwellings, a 3.3% increase from its 2011 population of 6,724.[3] With a land area of 2.7 km2 (1.0 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,570/km2 (6,660/sq mi) in 2012.[4][3]

Residents in this community had a median household income of $52,261 in 2000, and there were 10.4% low income residents living in the neighbourhood.[5] As of 2000, 19.3% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 33.5% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 23.9% of the housing was used for renting.[2]

Education[edit]

The community is served by Akiva Academy, Haysboro Elementary and Woodman Junior High public schools, as well as Bishop Grandin Senior High School (catholic).

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). "Haysboro Community Statistics". Retrieved 2007-05-10. 
  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 12 Profile". Retrieved 2007-05-10. 

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