West Springs Community Background
West Springs is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located at the western edge of the city, and is bordered to the west by the acreages and estate homes of Springbank. To the east it is bounded by 69 Street W, to the south by Bow Trail and to the north by Old Banff Coach Road, the community of Cougar Ridge and the Canada Olympic Park.
The land, previously part of the East Springbank area of the Municipal District of Rocky View, was annexed to the City of Calgary in 1995 and West Springs was established in 2001. It is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 6 the councillor.The western extension of the neighbourhood, west of 85th Street, reaching into the aspen parkland, is called Wentworth.
West Springs Community Association
Suite 138, Unit 406, 917-85 St. S.W.
The West Springs Cougar Ridge Community Association serves an everincreasing population, representing one of the fastest growing communities in Canada with a rich mix of cultural diversity, abundant natural parks and green space, recreation facilities, and shopping and services of all kinds at our Community Core.
The Association is a not-for-profit body that has proudly served the residents of our community for the past 10 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 planning, plus recreational and educational programs for all ages. Our organization serves as a conduit to City Hall as the voice for our residents.
West Springs Community Newsletter
Your Aspen Spring is a free glossy covered community newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in West Springs. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, Your Aspen Spring community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.
- Magazine Style Publications
- Glossy Full Color Covers
- Circulation: 13,500 Households
- 12 Publications per Year
- Community Calendar
- News, Events & Photos
- Community Programs
- Sports Registrations
- Church Announcements
- School Announcements
- Real Estate Updates
- Community Babysitter List
West Springs Community Social Media Updates
West Springs Community Elected Officials
West Springs is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 6 West Springs is also a part of the Calgary Bow Provincial Electoral District.
West Springs Community Real Estate Statistics
West Springs Active Listings
West Springs Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, West Springs had a population of 8,228 living in 2,795 dwellings, a 4.8% increase from its 2011 population of 7,849. With a land area of 4.1 km2 (1.6 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,007/km2 (5,200/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $88,328 in 2000, and there were 9.8% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. As of 2000, 28.2% of the residents were immigrants. All buildings were single-family detached homes, and only 5.9% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.