Varsity Ridge News
Varsity Ridge Community Association
The Varsity Ridge community association offers a number of programs to residents. These include a walking group, a parents group, a Block Parents chapter and playgroups. The community also hosts special events, such as a summer barbeque, and an annual pathway cleanup. Although the community association does not currently have a community hall, plans are underway to establish one within the next few years. The community association also seeks to monitor community development, advocate for resident’s concerns and minimize the problems of graffiti, vandalism and speeding.
Varsity Ridge Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Valley Ridge had a population of 5,013 living in 1,768 dwellings, a -0.6% increase from its 2011 population of 5,042. With a land area of 3.3 km2 (1.3 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,519/km2 (3,930/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $104,947 in 2000, and there were 4.9% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. As of 2000, 14% of the residents were immigrants. Consisting mostly of single-family detached homes, only 1.4% of the housing is used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.