Elboya Community Background
Elboya is located south of the Elbow River between Elbow Drive and Macleod Trail. Both of these transportation arteries provide direct access to the Downtown, which is approximately 4 kilometres north of Elboya. The community was annexed tot he City of Calgary during the economic boom of 1910, however, Elboya did not undergo substantial development until 1947. The topography of the community provides views of the city and the river valleys. In addition, nearby Stanley Park and the pathway offer recreational opportunities for the residents.
Elboya Community Association
PO Box 30573
1323N-6455 McLeod Trail South
Calgary, AB T2H 2W2
The community association exists today to promote and foster better relations among the residents of Elboya and of the community at large. We facilitate the recreational, cultural and social activities of the community of Elboya and provide a centre for the various activities of the community. For more than 25 years, Elboya has provided a skating rink in Stanley Park which is open to the public through the winter months.
Elboya Community Newsletter
The Elbow Scene is a free glossy covered community newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Elboya. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, The Elbow Scene community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.
- Magazine Style Publications
- Glossy Full Color Covers
- Circulation: 7,600 Households
- 12 Publications per Year
- Community Calendar
- News, Events & Photos
- Community Programs
- Sports Registrations
- Church Announcements
- School Announcements
- Real Estate Updates
- Community Babysitter List
Elboya Community Social Media Updates
Elboya Community Elected Officials
Elboya is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 11 Elboya is also a part of the Calgary Elbow Provincial Electoral District.
Elboya Community Real Estate Statistics
Elboya Active Listings
Elboya Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Elboya had a population of 1,712 living in 783 dwellings, a -2% change from its 2011 population of 1,747. With a land area of 0.7 km2 (0.27 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,450/km2 (6,300/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $62,374 in 2000, and there were 16% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 17.1% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 37.4% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 39.2% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.
Elboya Community Babysitters
Elboya Community Map – SouthWest Calgary
Elboya is home to the following schools.
|Elboya Elementary Junior High School||(403) 777-7760||4804 6 Street SW|
|St. Anthony School||(403) 500-2013||4811 6 Street SW|
The following churches are located in Elboya.
|St. Anthony's Catholic Parish||(403) 252-1137||5340 - 4 Street SW|
|Living Spirit United Church||(403) 243-3180||629 49 Avenue SW|