Deer Run Community Background
The community of Deer Run is located in Calgary’s southeast. The Bow River and Fish Creek Provincial Park form the eastern and southern boundaries respectively. Deer Run is well linked to the rest of the city via Bow Bottom Trail and Deerfoot Trail. The area was annexed by the City of Calgary in 1961, however, it was not developed until 1978. There are a number of recreational opportunities in the surrounding areas, including Calgary’s only public manmade lake, Lake Sikome.
Deer Run Community Association
2223 146th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB T2J 6P8
Deer Run houses a large community center that includes several multipurpose meeting rooms, a dividable gym, a preschool, a commercial kitchen, a racquetball court, an exercise gym, offices and storage. The exercise gym includes a treadmill, stair climber, bike, weights and a stereo, and is open whenever the community center is. Deer Run also has a paved hockey rink and pleasure rink, as well as baseball diamonds and soccer fields. The centre provides a lot of programming for residents, including softball, soccer, preschool, an out of school program that offers foosball, computers and a library, yoga, karate, Jazzercise, Girl Guides, Boy Scouts, folk art and Blockwatch. The community also hosts pubs and casinos, an annual Stampede Breakfast, and a Christmas craft fair. The community is also constantly introducing new initiatives, one of which is the Membership Advantage program, which offers discounts at local businesses with the purchase of a community membership.
Deer Run Community Newsletter
Deer Run Villager is the official Deer Run Community Association Newsletter. Deer Run Villager is a free glossy covered magazine style newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Deer Run. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, Deer Run Villager community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.
- Magazine Style Publications
- Glossy Full Color Covers
- Circulation: 3,400 Households
- 12 Publications per Year
- Community Calendar
- News, Events & Photos
- Community Programs
- Sports Registrations
- Church Announcements
- School Announcements
- Real Estate Updates
- Community Babysitter List
Deer Run Community Social Media Updates
Deer Run Community Elected Officials
Deer Run is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 14 Deer Run is also a part of the Fish Creek Provincial Electoral District.
Deer Run Community Real Estate Statistics
Deer Run Active Listings
Deer Run Community Demographics
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. 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. Residents in this community had a median household income of $76,038 in 2000, and there were 6.1% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 16.9% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 6.3% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 14% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.
Deer Run Community Babysitters
Deer Run Community Map – SouthEast Calgary
Deer Run Schools
Deer Run is home to the following schools.
|Deer Run Elementary School||403 777 6840||Elementary|
|Don Bosco School||403 500 2057||Elementary/Junior High|
|Wilma Hansen Junior High||403 777 7430||Junior High|
Deer Run Churches
The following churches are located in Deer Run.
|Deer Park United Church||403 278 8263||77 Deerpoint Road SE|
|Lutheran Church of the Good SH||403 271 0437||13811 Deer Dr Ridge SE|
|Our Lady of Mount Bistrica||403 278 3808||14680 Deer Dr Ridge SE|