Mayfair, Calgary

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Mayfair
Neighbourhood
Mayfair is located in Calgary
Mayfair
Mayfair
Location of Mayfair in Calgary
Coordinates: 50°59′43″N 114°05′16″W / 50.99528°N 114.08778°W / 50.99528; -114.08778Coordinates: 50°59′43″N 114°05′16″W / 50.99528°N 114.08778°W / 50.99528; -114.08778
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
City  Calgary
Quadrant SW
Ward 11
Established 1957
Annexed 1965
Government[1]
 • Mayor Naheed Nenshi
 • Administrative body Calgary City Council
 • Councillor Brian Pincott
Area
 • Total 0.7 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Elevation 1,080 m (3,540 ft)
Population (2006)[2]
 • Total 473
 • Average Income $116,131
Website Mayfair Community Association

Mayfair is a small residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded to the north by the community of Bel-Aire, to the east by Elbow Drive, to the south by Glenmore Trail and to the west by the Glenmore Reservoir.

The land was annexed to the City of Calgary in 1956, and Mayfair was established one year later, in 1957. It is represented in the Calgary City Council by the Ward 11 councillor.[1]

Demographics[edit]

In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Mayfair had a population of 481 living in 156 dwellings, a 2.3% increase from its 2011 population of 470.[3] With a land area of 0.3 km2 (0.12 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi) in 2012.[4][3]

Residents in this community had a median household income of $116,131 in 2000, and there were 8.5% low income residents living in the neighbourhood.[5] As of 2000, 15.2% of the residents were immigrants. All buildings were single-family detached homes, and none of the housing was used for renting.[2]

Education[edit]

The community is served by the Christopher Robin private school and the new C. Robin High (2006).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Calgary Elections". City of Calgary. October 21, 2013. Retrieved October 22, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b City of Calgary (2006). "Mayfair Community Statistics". Retrieved 2007-05-17. 
  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 2007-05-17. 

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