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Deer Run, Calgary

Coordinates: 50°55′05″N 114°00′30″W / 50.91806°N 114.00833°W / 50.91806; -114.00833
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Deer Run
Deer Run is located in Calgary
Deer Run
Deer Run
Location of Deer Run in Calgary
Coordinates: 50°55′05″N 114°00′30″W / 50.91806°N 114.00833°W / 50.91806; -114.00833
Country Canada
Province Alberta
City Calgary
 • MayorJyoti Gondek
 • Administrative bodyCalgary City Council
 • CouncillorPeter Demong
 • Total1.1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
1,020 m (3,350 ft)
 • Total5,120
 • Average Income
WebsiteDeer Run Community Association

Deer Run is a residential neighbourhood in the southeast quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located in a bend of the Bow River, and is surrounded to the east and south by the Fish Creek Provincial Park. It is bounded to the north by North Deersaxon Circle and the community of Deer Ridge and to the west by Bow Bottom Trail.

The land was annexed to the City of Calgary in 1961 and Deer Run was established in 1978.[3] It is represented in the Calgary City Council by the Ward 14 councillor.


In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Deer Run had a population of 5,341 living in 2,113 dwellings, a -0.9% increase from its 2011 population of 5,390.[4] With a land area of 1.9 km2 (0.73 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,810/km2 (7,280/sq mi) in 2012.[4][5]

Residents in this community had a median household income of $106,486 in 2015, and there were 6% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. As of 2016, 17% of the residents were immigrants and 2% of residents identified as either First Nations or Métis. As of 2016 12% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 19% of the housing was used for renting.[6]


The community is served by Deer Run Elementary public school, and designated out of district junior high school and high school is provided by Wilma Hansen Junior High and Lord Beaverbrook High School.

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  1. ^ "Calgary Elections". City of Calgary. 2017. Retrieved November 12, 2017.
  2. ^ City of Calgary (2006). "Deer Run Community Statistics" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2007-05-16.
  3. ^ Calgary Communities (2007). "Deer Run Community Association". Archived from the original on 2007-06-03. Retrieved 2007-05-16.
  4. ^ a b "2012 Civic Census Results" (PDF). City of Calgary. 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 1, 2020. Retrieved February 4, 2013.
  5. ^ "Community Boundaries". City of Calgary. Archived from the original (Esri shapefile) on October 23, 2013. Retrieved February 5, 2013.
  6. ^ City of Calgary (2019). "City of Calgary Community Profiles - Deer Run" (PDF).

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