Elmvale Acres

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Elmvale Acres
Elmvale Acres is located in Ottawa
Elmvale Acres
Elmvale Acres
Coordinates: 45°23′50″N 75°38′00″W / 45.39722°N 75.63333°W / 45.39722; -75.63333Coordinates: 45°23′50″N 75°38′00″W / 45.39722°N 75.63333°W / 45.39722; -75.63333
Country Canada
Province Ontario
City Ottawa
 • MPs David McGuinty
 • MPPs John Fraser
 • Councillors Jean Cloutier
 • Total 1.03 km2 (0.40 sq mi)
Elevation 75 m (250 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 3,280
 • Density 3,186.6/km2 (8,253/sq mi)
  Canada 2011 Census
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))

Elmvale Acres (2011 population: 3,280) is a neighbourhood in south Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, located in Alta Vista Ward. It was built in the late 1950s by the contractor and property developer, Robert Campeau. It is bounded on the north by Smyth Road, on the east by Othello Avenue, on the south by Pleasant Park Road and on the west by the Hydro Corridor.[1]

It includes the Elmvale Acres Shopping Centre on St. Laurent, which functions as an east end OC Transpo transit terminus.[2] This shopping centre was the scene of a family-related shooting in September 2006.[3]


The neighbourhood corresponds to Census Tract 5050009.00. The neighbourhood is 63% Anglophone and 15% Francophone. Other major languages include Arabic (4%), Tagalog (2%), Portuguese (1%) and Italian (1%).[4]

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