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Bankview Crime Statistics Update

Bankview Crime Activity was Down in June 2024 Bankview Calgary experienced 2 crimes in June 2024, in comparison to 4 crimes the previous month, and...

Bankview Real Estate Statistics Update

In June 2024, the south west Calgary community of Bankview had a median home ask price of $0 while the median home sold price...
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SECTIONAL SEWER REPAIR BY TERRABURST IN BANKVIEW Terraburst offers a comprehensive suite of plumbing solutions in Calgary, starting with Sectional Sewer Repair. Our services include...

July 2024 MP Report – Calgary Centre – Greg McLean

After several months where many of my weeks have been spent in Ottawa, I am thrilled to be back in Calgary Centre full time...
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July 2024 MLA Report – Calgary Currie – Janet Eremenko

Just before the end of the spring sitting, hundreds, maybe even thousands, of emails expressing disappointment and discontent around Bills 18, 20, and 21...

Be Water-Wise and Create a Yardsmart Yard

As Calgary continues to experience drought conditions, we can all do our part in our yards by using water wisely. The City has a...

Property Tax is Due Friday, June 28, Pay or Join TIPP...

Your property tax must be paid by Friday, June 28 to avoid late payment penalties. The City’s Tax Instalment Payment Plan (TIPP) is the...

Celebrate Neighbour Day 2024

Celebrate Neighbour Day in your community on Saturday, June 15! Get involved in this year’s event by gathering with your neighbours for a block...

Use Your Water Meter to Check Your Home for Leaks

Together, we can make every drop count during this drought. Using your water meter to check for leaks, inside and outside the home, is...

Bankview Real Estate

Profiled above are the last twelve month real estate statistics for the Bankview community in Calgary; including number of properties listed, number of properties sold, median asking prices, and median sold prices. To view current Bankview Real Estate listings for sale, click here.

Bankview: A Historical Gem in SW Calgary

Bankview, one of Calgary’s oldest communities, has a rich history dating back to its establishment in 1908. Residents of Bankview enjoy proximity to the vibrant 17th Avenue SW and the unique charm of this historic neighbourhood. Bankview also enjoys panoramic views of Calgary’s downtown skyline, making it a distinctive neighbourhood.

In 1882 English immigrant William Nimmons purchased land for ranching and farming, laying the foundation for Bankview’s development. The city later acquired the land and started residential development in the 1900s.

While no schools are situated directly within Bankview, nearby educational institutions such as Calgary Arts Academy, Scarboro Community Preschool, Connaught School, and Western Canada High School offer educational opportunities.

Bankview Community Association

2418-17 St. SW
Calgary, AB T2T 4M8,
(403) 244-2544
[email protected]

Bankview proudly houses the Bankview Community Association, dedicated to enhancing residents’ lives through engagement, safety, and support. With committees focused on planning and development, as well as traffic and safety, the Association plays a pivotal role in community well-being. The Bankview Community Centre is adorned with a colourful mural and offers rental spaces like a boardroom and hall. Outside, residents can enjoy tennis courts, a basketball court, a playground, a vast green space, and community garden plots.

Bankview Community Demographics

According to the City of Calgary’s 2021 Census, Bankview is home to 5,125 residents in private households. A significant 69% of the population aged 15 years and older hold a post-secondary certificate, diploma, or degree. Bankview features a relatively youthful demographic, with 84% falling within the 15 to 64 age bracket.

Bankview’s median total household income stands at $57,600 before tax. In terms of housing, 28% of households are owner-occupied, while 71% choose renting. The majority of dwellings are apartments in buildings with less than five storeys (69%).

The community embraces diversity, with immigrants constituting 24% of the private household population. Bankview’s immigrants primarily originate from Africa, Asia, and Europe. Additionally, 410 residents in Bankview identify with indigenous heritage, representing First Nations, Métis, and Inuk Indigenous groups. The Bankview Community Association acknowledges its presence on the traditional land of Treaty 7, which includes the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai, Tsuut’ina, Îyârhe Nakoda First Nations, Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nation, along with the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.

Visit the City of Calgary community profiles site for more demographic insights on Bankview.

Bankview Community Map

Google Map of Bankview, Calgary, AB