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Shawnessy Community Newsletter
Our top-priority is keeping Millrise and Shawnessy residents informed. All the community’s must-know news is easily accessible through the Millrise and Shawnessy community newsletter, which is published monthly so that residents are kept current on relevant community and Calgary news. Your Millrise Shawnessy is delivered monthly to every household, apartment, and business, and is a great way to get hyper local advertising exposure.
Shawnessy Community Association
The Shawnessy Community Centre Association (SCCA) spends a great deal of time working on behalf of the entire community as a strong voice on issues such as development and planning, traffic and transportation, recreational facilities and programs, safety, municipal by-laws, and community affairs. One of the goals of the community association is to continue to increase membership and involvement of its residents to ensure continued success in building a close knit, and safe community.
Shawnessy Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Shawnessy had a population of 9,385 living in 3,300 dwellings, a 0.8% increase from its 2011 population of 9,315. With a land area of 3.7 km2 (1.4 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,540/km2 (6,570/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $72,687 in 2000, and there were 6.7% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 16.7% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 6.1% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 5.7% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.