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Collingwood Community Newsletter
Charleswood, Foothill Estates and Collingwood residents are actively engaged in their community and keeping them informed is our top-priority. The Triwood Trumpet is the official community newsletter, and covers community news and is published monthly to keep content current and relevant. Delivered to every household, apartment, and business, every resident is acquainted with the community’s most important information.
Collingwood Community Association
The communities of Charleswood, Collingwood and Triwood all belong to the Triwood community Association. The Triwood community association has the distinction of initiating many Calgary “firsts”. Triwood was the first community to build an arena, it was instrumental in bringing the sport of Ringette to Calgary, and it is home to the city’s first and only seniors slo pitch team. The community centre is also home to Girl Guides, Boy Scouts, dog training, Thursday bingos, Seniors Tai Chi, preschool, and before and after school programs.
Collingwood Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Collingwood had a population of 2,222 living in 978 dwellings, a -0.4% increase from its 2011 population of 2,231. With a land area of 1.6 km2 (0.62 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,390/km2 (3,600/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $55,208 in 2000, and there were 13.5% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 8.9% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 15% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 25.9% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.