Your Woodcreek Chronicle Community Newsletter
Woodlands and Woodbine residents are actively engaged in their community and keeping them informed is our top-priority. Your Woodcreek Chronicle 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.
Woodcreek Community Association
The Woodcreek Community Association is extremely active and offers a variety of programs for all ages. A major community centre addition has just been completed and will become the hub of activities in the Community. Organizations operating in the area are Girl Guides, Scouts, a busy Woodcreek Seniors program and a very active Woodcreek Lions Club.
There are many playing facilities including tennis courts, two paved skating rinks, basketball nets and several playing fields.
Woodbine Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Woodbine had a population of 9,131 living in 3,371 dwellings, a 0.5% increase from its 2011 population of 9,086. With a land area of 3.2 km2 (1.2 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,850/km2 (7,390/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $83,844 in 2000, and there were 7.3% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 21.8% of the residents were immigrants. Most buildings were single-family detached homes, and 9.4% of the housing was used for renting.
Crime statistics in Woodbine are actually quite favorable compared to the rest of Calgary. In both 2006 and 2007 Person crimes were rated by the Calgary Police Service as 3 per 1000 population. Property crimes were 9 and 12 per 1000 population respectively. Both rates were among the lowest recorded for Calgary communities. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles.