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South Calgary Community Background

South Calgary is a residential neighborhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located between 14th St west and Crowchild Trail. The community has an area redevelopment plan in place.
The community maintains an outdoor swimming pool, as well as a community hall and several city parks. The Alexander Calhoun Branch of the Calgary Public Library is also located in the area.
South Calgary was established in 1914 on land annexed by the City of Calgary in 1907. However, the area remained largely undeveloped until the early 1950s.

The Marda Loop Communities Association

The Marda Loop Communities Association


3130 16 St SW
Calgary, Alberta T2T 2P8
Phone:(403) 244-5411
hall@mardaloop.com
www.mardaloop.com

The Marda Loop Communities Association serves the residents of South Calgary, Altadore, Garrison Woods, and River Park neighborhoods. With an ever increasing population, we represent one of the largest groups of communities in Calgary, and one of the fastest growing communities in Canada with a rich mix of cultural diversity, parks and green space, recreation facilities, and of course our one-of-a-kind shopping district, Marda Loop.
The Association is a not-for-profit body that has proudly served the residents of our community for over forty years and is run by a group of dedicated volunteers. The scope of our work revolves around many issues in our community including development, transportation, parks and green space, plus recreational and educational programs for all ages. Our organization serves as a conduit to City Hall as the voice for our residents.


Marda Loop Community Newsletter

The Source is the official Marda Loop Community Association Newsletter. The Source is a free glossy covered magazine style newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Marda Loop. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, The Source community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.

  • Magazine Style Publications
  • Glossy Full Color Covers
  • Circulation: 8,200 Households
  • 12 Publications per Year
  • Community Calendar
  • News, Events & Photos
  • Community Programs
  • Sports Registrations
  • Church Announcements
  • School Announcements
  • Real Estate Updates
  • Community Babysitter List

South Calgary Community Social Media Updates

South Calgary Community Elected Officials


South Calgary is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 11
Councillor Brian Pincott
Ward 11 Office
P.O. Box 2100, Station M
Calgary, AB, CanadaT2P 2M5
Phone: 403-268-2430
Fax: 403-268-8091
Email: ward11b@calgary.ca
Web: www.calgary.ca/ward11

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South Calgary is also a part of the Calgary Elbow Provincial Electoral District.
MLA Greg Clark
Calgary-Elbow

#205, 5005 Elbow Drive SW
Calgary, AB Canada T2S 2T6
Phone: (403) 252-0346
Fax: (403) 252-0520
Email: calgary.elbow@assembly.ab.ca

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South Calgary Community Real Estate Statistics

South Calgary Active Listings

South Calgary Community Demographics


In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, South Calgary had a population of 3,698 living in 2,244 dwellings, a 1.5% increase from its 2011 population of 3,642. With a land area of 0.9 km2 (0.35 sq mi), it had a population density of 4,110/km2 (10,600/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in South Calgary had a median household income of $38,012 in 2000, and 28.2% low-income residents live in the neighbourhood. 61.1% of the properties were used for renting in 2001. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.

South Calgary Community Babysitters


This Community Babysitter List is brought to you by MyBabysitter.ca Click on the Babysitter’s name to view profile & contact information.
Babysitter Name Age Rate Course
Abigail 19 years old 15 no
Aidan 15 years old $8-10/hour no
Alana 26 years old 12-15 yes
Alexandra 34 years old $12.00 yes
Alisha 23 years old 10 no
Alison 19 years old 15 yes
Allison 15 years old 12 yes
Alyshia 25 years old 20 yes
Amber 31 years old 15-18 yes
Angelica 21 years old 13-17 yes
Anna 14 years old $10 yes
ariel 18 years old 9 no
Ariel 18 years old 10 no
Asha 13 years old 7-9 yes
Ashley 21 years old 15 no
Autumn 18 years old 13 yes
Barbara 57 years old $14.00 no
Beckie 21 years old 15 yes
Blaise 25 years old $15-$20 yes
Brittney 19 years old 15 yes
Brittney 19 years old 15 yes
Caitie 15 years old $8 yes
Camila 29 years old $13 no
Camila 20 years old 15 no
Carly 19 years old 14 yes
Catherine 28 years old 16 yes
Chiara 17 years old 11 yes
Chloe 14 years old 10$/h (min. 3 hrs) yes
Christoph 25 years old $10.50 yes
Cindy 24 years old 13 no
Claudia 22 years old 15$ no
Connie 17 years old 15 no
Cordelia 13 years old $8+ yes
Cynthia 16 years old 10 no
Dana 15 years old $7,00 yes
Danita 22 years old 12 yes
Daria 18 years old 13-14 yes
Deidra 27 years old 15-25 yes
Deidra 29 years old 12-20 yes
Desiree 24 years old Please contact for rate yes
Elaura 19 years old 10 yes
Elizabeth 23 years old 15.00 yes
Ella 18 years old $13/negotiable no
Emilie 24 years old $10.00-$15.00 Flexible yes
Emma 16 years old $10 an Hour yes
Emma 16 years old $14 yes
emma 33 years old 18 no
Emmy 26 years old 16 yes
Erika 19 years old 12.50 yes
Erin 27 years old 12.50 yes
Eugene 19 years old 15 yes
Evelyn 13 years old 4 yes
Faith 15 years old $9/hr 1 child $15/hr 2 children yes
Garrett 19 years old 10 yes
Genevieve 27 years old 16 yes
Genevieve 14 years old 12 yes
Hannah 12 years old $6.50 yes
Harvinder Kaur 32 years old $12-$15 yes
Hayley 20 years old 14 yes
Heather 30 years old 20 yes
Heather 30 years old 10 yes
Heather 30 years old 10-15 yes
Henry 16 years old 11 ~ 20 yes
Izzy 18 years old 12$/hour yes
Jakarta 19 years old 15 no
Jamie-lyn 22 years old $15 no
Jennifer 15 years old 10 yes
Jessica 19 years old $12 yes
josefa 26 years old 12 yes
Kaleigh 14 years old 6 yes
Kate 26 years old 17.00 yes
Katie 19 years old 10 no
Kelsea 24 years old $11.00-$13.00 yes
Laura 21 years old 12-20 (will discuss for each situation) no
Lilly 16 years old 11 or above yes
Linda 61 years old $13 no
Lisa 30 years old 12.00 no
Luka 17 years old 15$ no
Maddy 19 years old 12 yes
Maddy 19 years old 15 yes
Makenzie 19 years old 10 yes
Maria 46 years old $20.00 no
Marina 15 years old 10 yes
Maxine 15 years old 5 yes
Megan 17 years old 12 yes
Melissa 21 years old 14 yes
Michelle 32 years old 16 yes
Mila 23 years old 12.0 no
Modern Babies Playhouse 33 years old 13 yes
Mursal 20 years old Negotiable yes
Natalie 22 years old 12 yes
Nia 18 years old 10$ yes
Nola 31 years old 14.00 yes
olivia 21 years old 12 yes
Olivia 17 years old $15 yes
Opey 21 years old 12 (negotiable) yes
Polina 16 years old 10 yes
Priscilla 28 years old 14 yes
Salma 39 years old 45 per day yes
sam 16 years old $10/per hour yes
Samantha 16 years old 10 yes
samantha 16 years old $10/hour yes
Samantha 26 years old 15 yes
Sarah 18 years old 12 no
Shani 24 years old 13 yes
shawna 30 years old 12 yes
Shelby 16 years old $11-$15 per hour depending on age and number of children open to discuss rate yes
Siobhan 23 years old 17-20 no
Sophie 29 years old 15 yes
Sydney 25 years old 20 yes
Tamara 23 years old 10/15$ yes
Tania 25 years old 20 yes
Tara 33 years old $15-$20 yes
Tenzin 19 years old 11-19 no
Teryl 23 years old 10 no
Tianna 17 years old $10 no
Tianna 17 years old Negotiable yes
Vanessa 25 years old $6-$10 yes
Victoria 20 years old 10-11 no
Yena 20 years old $15-$20 yes

South Calgary Community Map – Southwest Calgary


South Calgary Schools


South Calgary is home to the following schools.
SchoolPhoneAddress
Richmond School(403) 777-83802701 - 22 Street SW

South Calgary Churches


The following churches are located in South Calgary.
ChurchPhoneAddress
Serbian Orthodox Church St. Simeon(403) 244-93232001 31 Avenue SW
St. Mark's Anglican Church(403) 244-01981802 33 Avenue SW
Calgary Community Reformed Church(403) 244-30371638 30 Avenue SW

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    Address: #34, 4550 112 Ave SE
    Calgary, AB T2C-2K2

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