Spruce Cliff Community Background
Spruce Cliff is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded to the north by the Bow River, to the east by the Shaganappi golf course and Spruce Drive SW, to the south by Bow Trail and to the west by 37th Street SW. The land was annexed in 1910, and Spruce Cliff was established in 1950.
Views of Nose Hill Park, the River Valley and the city core are available to all from the community escarpment on many walking and biking options available in this active outdoor community. On the communities door step, shared with the entire city are recreational opportunities of Lowery Gardens in Edworthy Park, the Quarry trail and Douglas Fir Trail hiking paths, and winter community access to Shaganappi Golf Course for cross country skiing.
Spruce Cliff Community Association
Spruce Cliff Joint Use Facility
3375 Spruce Drive SW
Calgary, AB - T3C 3A3
The Spruce Cliff Community Association is a neighbourhood-based volunteer organization; that provides a voice for community life, an overall sense of belonging, and social, educational and recreational opportunities for their residents. Everyone is welcome to attend the monthly meetings, and particularly the annual general meeting, where many community members purchase or renew their Community Association Memberships.
The Community park space has public basketball courts, an open field for sports, picnic tables, and a Joint Use Community Facility that accommodates the Community Association, the Bow Cliff Seniors, and the Calgary Lawn Bowling Club. Spruce Cliff Community park area is also the home of the Wildflower Arts Centre and the location of the annual Greek Festival.
The community is within easy walking distance to the Westbrook Shopping Centre, the West LRT and the community library.
Spruce Cliff Community Elected Officials
Spruce Cliff is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 8 Spruce Cliff is also a part of the Calgary Currie Provincial Electoral District.
Spruce Cliff Community Real Estate Statistics
Spruce Cliff Active Listings
Spruce Cliff Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Spruce Cliff had a population of 4,285 living in 2,344 dwellings, a 7.3% increase from its 2011 population of 3,992. With a land area of 1.1 km2 (0.42 sq mi), it had a population density of 3,900/km2 (10,100/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $42,025 in 2000, and there were 31.8% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. As of 2000, 28% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 53.8% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 65.1% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.