|• Administrative body||Edmonton City Council|
|• Councillor||Ben Henderson|
|• Total||2.58 km2 (1.00 sq mi)|
|Elevation||664 m (2,178 ft)|
|• Density||2,274.8/km2 (5,892/sq mi)|
|• Change (2009–12)||-2.5%|
The neighbourhood is bounded on the west by 75 Street, on the east by 50 Street, on the south by 90 Avenue, and on the north by 98 Avenue and Terrace Road.
In the City of Edmonton's 2012 municipal census, Ottewell had a population of 5,869 living in 2,721 dwellings, a -2.5% change from its 2009 population of 6,019. With a land area of 2.58 km2 (1.00 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,274.8 people/km2 in 2012.
The most popular style of home according to the 2005 municipal census, is the single-family dwelling. Single-family dwellings account for eight out of ten (79%) of all residences in Ottewell. The next most common type of residence, accounting for almost one in eight (12%) of residences, is apartments in low-rise buildings with fewer than five stories. Four percent of residences are duplexes while 5% of residences are included in a category called collective residences. Three out of every four residences (77%) are owner-occupied while the remaining residences are rented.
Golden Homes was one of the major builders in the area. Houses that sold for approximately $20,000 new in the early 1960s are worth more than $400,000 by 2007, a twentyfold increase in price.
There are six schools in the Ottewell neighbourhood. Three are operated by the Edmonton Public School System, two are operated by the Edmonton Catholic School System, and one is an independent charter school.
- Edmonton Public Schools
- Braemar Public School
- Clara Tyner Elementary School (1966)
- Ottewell Junior High School(1960)
- Edmonton Catholic Schools
- Austin O'Brien High School
- St. Brendan Catholic Elementary School (demolished in 2014; replaced by "megaschool")
- Suzuki Charter School Native Land
Shopping and services
Edmonton's Capilano Mall, which opened in 1966, is located at the north east corner of the neighbourhood. Ottewell Plaza, a strip mall containing a large grocery store and various other shops, is located in the far south of the neighbourhood.
Places of worship in Ottewell include Mosaic House Church, Ottewell United Church, St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, Braemar Baptist Church, the Salvation Army Edmonton Temple, and Al-Hadi Mosque (Ahmadiyya Muslim).
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- From the neighbourhood description in the City of Edmonton map utility
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- Duplexes include triplexes and quadruplexes.