Erin Woods News
Erin Woods Community Association
83 Erin Park Dr. SE
The Erin Woods community center has a variety of facilities including ample green space, baseball diamonds, a playground, soccer fields, an indoor soccer field, as well as a hall and variety of meeting rooms. Most years volunteers also maintain a skating rink. Some of the programs offered in Erin Woods include childrens’ programs. Jellybean dances, indoor and outdoor soccer, softball, adult slo-pitch, bingos, and a Euchre night. This Euchre night is unique in Calgary because it is open to the blind through the use of Braille cards. The community association also holds a number of special events such as craft fairs and the Stampede Stomp, which includes a Stampede breakfast games prizes, a barbeque and entertainment.
Erin Woods Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary's 2012 municipal census, Erin Woods had a population of 6,901 livsing in 2,453 dwellings, a 1.6% increase from its 2011 population of 6,794. With a land area of 1.6 km2 (0.62 sq mi), it had a population density of 4,310/km2 (11,200/sq mi) in 2012. Residents in this community had a median household income of $56,123 in 2000, and there were 20.4% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 20.3% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 0.5% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 20.5% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.