Riverbend Community Newsletter
Riverbend residents are actively engaged in their community and keeping them informed is our top-priority. The Riverbend Review 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.
Riverbend Community Association
The Riverbend Community Association is a volunteer organization of individuals elected annually at the Annual General Meeting in June. The Board and Executive committee, consists exclusively of residents that meet once each month at the Community Centre. The Board deals with the day to day operations involved with running the facility, (i.e. maintenance of building, rink and property), as well as organizing many events.
Riverbend Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Riverbend had a population of 9,684 living in 3,449 dwellings, a -0.7% increase from its 2011 population of 9,749. With a land area of 4.1 km2 (1.6 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,362/km2 (6,120/sq mi) in 2012. Residents in this community had a median household income of $78,574 in 2000, and there were 6.1% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 17.3% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 2.5% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 3.5% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.