Huntington Hills News
Huntington Hills Community Newsletter
Huntington Hills residents are actively engaged in their community and keeping them informed is our top-priority. The Huntington Hills Honker 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.
Huntington Hills Community Association
The Huntington Hills community association is based out of the Huntington Hills Sportsplex. This facility contains a curling rink, a skating rink, meeting rooms, a preschool, and the North Central community resource centre. Activities offered in the center include curling, figure skating, hockey, basketball, karate, floor hockey, gymnastics, Tai Chi, yoga and exercise classes. The North Central Community Resource Center offers support to residents in the form of parent workshops, single parent support, moms and tots groups and an ECS program. The Pioneers program for seniors also uses the facility, meeting twice weekly to organize a variety of activities such as potlucks. The community also holds a number of special events each year such as craft fairs, a Stampede Breakfast, monthly local musician performances, and silent auctions. Money for programming is raised in part by regular casinos.
Huntington Hills Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Huntington Hills had a population of 13,213 living in 5,580 dwellings, a -0.5% increase from its 2011 population of 13,279. With a land area of 4.8 km2 (1.9 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,753/km2 (7,130/sq mi) in 2012. Residents in this community had a median household income of $53,168 in 2000, and there were 19.5% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 20.5% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 17.3% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 34.2% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.