Diamond Cove Community Background
Diamond Cove is a new community located in the southeast sector of the city directly west of the Bow River. The land comprising this small community was carved from the community of Queensland in 1991. Diamond Come is bounded on the west by Bow Bottom Trail, which provides direct access to major vehicle routes such as Deerfoot Trail and Anderson Road. Residents of Diamond cove enjoy close proximity to Fish Creek Provincial Park and all of its recreation opportunities.
Diamond Cove Community Association
649 Queensland Drive SE
Calgary, Alberta T2J 4S8
The Queensland Diamond Cove Community Association is a volunteer organization. It operates and maintains the Queensland Diamond Cove Hall on land leased from the City of Calgary, and supports local programs and events. Funding for the community association is provided by a yearly voluntary fee of $25.00, rental revenue, fund raising efforts and grants from government bodies. The Queensland Diamond Cove Community centre is well furnished and contains a gym, meeting rooms, kitchen and playschool. The community centre is used by such groups as the Brownies and karate. Queensland Diamond Cove also has several special events each year, including a Halloween party and a Winter Festival. There is also an annual parade of garage sales and barbeque. The community is also closely involved with the Friends of Fish Creek Park, who seek to preserve the park and its wildlife, and is involved with such events as the annual river clean up.
Diamond Cove Community Newsletter
The Queensland Diamond Cove Crier is the official Diamond Cove Community Association Newsletter. The Queensland Diamond Cove Crier is a free glossy covered magazine style newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Diamond Cove. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, The Queensland Diamond Cove Crier community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.
- Magazine Style Publications
- Glossy Full Color Covers
- Circulation: 2,800 Households
- 12 Publications per Year
- Community Calendar
- News, Events & Photos
- Community Programs
- Sports Registrations
- Church Announcements
- School Announcements
- Real Estate Updates
- Community Babysitter List
Diamond Cove Community Elected Officials
Diamond Cove is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 14 Diamond Cove is also a part of the Fish Creek Provincial Electoral District.
Diamond Cove Community Real Estate Statistics
Diamond Cove Active Listings
Diamond Cove Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2014 Civic Census, Diamond Cove, with a land area of 0.5 km², had a population of 0,713 residents, living in 0,271 dwellings, a 2.0% change from its 2012 population of 0,699. The Median Resident of this community is 50 of age, and earns a median household income of $120,196 a year. The Median Price for Sold Homes was $570,000 in 2014.
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Diamond Cove had a population of 925 living in 271 dwellings, a -2.4% increase from its 2011 population of 716. With a land area of 0.5 km2 (0.19 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi) in 2012.
For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.
Diamond Cove Community Babysitters
Diamond Cove Community Map – SouthEast Calgary
Diamond Cove Schools
Diamond Cove is home to the following schools.
|Don Bosco School||403 500 2057||Elimentary|
|Haultain Memorial School||403 777 6860||Elimentary|
|Wilma Hansen School||403 777 7430||Elimentary|
Diamond Cove Churches
The following churches are located in Diamond Cove.
|Christ Apostolic Baptist Church||403 452 7081||539 Queensland Drive Southeast, Calgary, AB, Canada|
|Islamic Center of South Calgary||403 242 1615||539 Queensland Dr SE, Calgary, AB|
|Most Holy Church of God in Christ||403 271 3703||303 Queensland Road SE|