Evergreen, Edmonton

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Evergreen
Neighbourhood
Evergreen is located in Edmonton
Evergreen
Evergreen
Location of Evergreen in Edmonton
Coordinates: 53°37′52″N 113°21′00″W / 53.631°N 113.350°W / 53.631; -113.350
Country  Canada
Province  Alberta
City Edmonton
Quadrant[1] NW
Ward[1] 4
Sector[2] Northeast
Government[3]
 • Administrative body Edmonton City Council
 • Councillor Ed Gibbons
Area[4]
 • Total 0.66 km2 (0.25 sq mi)
Elevation 653 m (2,142 ft)
Population (2012)[5]
 • Total 1,450
 • Density 2,197/km2 (5,690/sq mi)
 • Change (2009–12) Decrease-2.4%
 • Dwellings 694

Evergreen, or Evergreen Community,[6] is a neighbourhood in the rural northeast portion of the City of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. A manufactured home community, it is located at the northwest corner of 167 Avenue NW and Meridian Street.

Evergreen had a population of 1,450 according to Edmonton's 2012 municipal census.[7]

Demographics[edit]

In the City of Edmonton's 2012 municipal census, Evergreen had a population of 1,450 living in 694 dwellings,[5] a -2.4% change from its 2009 population of 1,486.[8] With a land area of 0.66 km2 (0.25 sq mi),[4] it had a population density of 2,197 people/km2 in 2012.[5][4]

Black Friday[edit]

In 1987, fifteen people in Evergreen were killed and almost 200 homes were destroyed or damaged beyond repair when the Edmonton Tornado swept through the community at the north end of its 40 km (25 mi) path of death and destruction.[9]

Surrounding neighbourhoods[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "City of Edmonton Wards & Standard Neighbourhoods". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Edmonton Developing and Planned Neighbourhoods, 2011". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  3. ^ "City Councillors". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "Neighbourhoods (data plus kml file)". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b c "Municipal Census Results – Edmonton 2012 Census". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 22, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Welcome to Evergreen Community...". Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities Inc. Retrieved 2011-12-01. 
  7. ^ "Evergreen Census". City of Edmonton. Retrieved 7 October 2012. 
  8. ^ "2009 Municipal Census Results". City of Edmonton. Retrieved February 22, 2013. 
  9. ^ Lazzarino, Dave (30 July 2012). "Time heals residents of Evergreen". Retrieved 7 October 2012. 

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