Shawnee Slopes Community Background
Shawnee Slopes is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded to the south by James McKevitt Road, to the east by Macleod Trail, to the north by Fish Creek Provincial Park and to the west by Evergreen Street SW. The Shawnee Slopes Golf Course is developed in the center of the community. On 13 June 2011 it was announced that the Golf course will permanently close to the public, effective 2 October 2011. As of 11 February 2013 city council approved the redevelopment of the golf course lands to add 1400 homes to the community. This community is closely connected with the first-built, the northern section of the neighbouring Evergreen community. Shawnee and this part of Evergreen share the same Community association, while the rest of Evergreen is independent.
SHAWNEE-EVERGREEN Community Association
1058 Shawnee Rd SW
Calgary, AB - T2Y 1W5
The SHAWNEE-EVERGREEN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION comprises two areas; Shawnee Slopes and Evergreen Estates. Shawnee Slopes was originally considered part of Midnapore. Development in the area began in 1986 and has been primarily low density residential in nature. Shawnee Slopes is bounded by Fish Creek Provincial Park to the north, Midnapore to the east, Millrise to the south and Evergreen Estates to the west. The land in this community is characterized by gently undulating prairie, typical of the Calgary region. Major slopes are found along the Fish Creek Valley. The community has a provincially designated historic site, the Shaw Woollen Mill, located near the intersection of James McKevitt Road S.W. and Macleod Trail. Residents of this community enjoy direct access to the downtown via Macleod Trail, and close proximity to the many recreation opportunities found within Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Millrise, Shawnessy & Shawnee Slopes Community Newsletter
Your Millrise Shawnessy is a free glossy covered community newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Millrise, Shawnessy & Shawnee Slopes. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, Your Millrise Shawnessy community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.
- Magazine Style Publications
- Glossy Full Color Covers
- Circulation: 6,800 Households
- 12 Publications per Year
- Community Calendar
- News, Events & Photos
- Community Programs
- Sports Registrations
- Church Announcements
- School Announcements
- Real Estate Updates
- Community Babysitter List
Shawnee Slopes Community Elected Officials
Shawnee Slopes is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 13 Shawnee Slopes is also a part of the Calgary Lougheed Provincial Electoral District.
Shawnee Slopes Community Real Estate Statistics
Shawnee Slopes Active Listings
Shawnee Slopes Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Shawnee Slopes had a population of 1,565 living in 866 dwellings, a 2.4% increase from its 2011 population of 1,529. With a land area of 1.2 km2 (0.46 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,300/km2 (3,380/sq mi) in 2012.Residents in this community had a median household income of $106,379 in 2005, with 3.4% of the residents living in low income households. As of 2006, 26.9% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 12.9% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 1.6% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.