Shepard Community Newsletter
Your Shepard Express is the official Shepard Community Association Newsletter. Your Shepard Express is a free glossy covered magazine style newsletter published bi-monthly (6 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Shepard. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, Your Shepard Express community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.
Shepard Community Association
A Community Association membership is a great way to support your community. They are inexpensive and voluntary. A valid membership is usually required to participate in recreational, social and educational programs from soccer to girl guides, karate to yoga, stampede breakfasts to senior programs, movie nights and much more! Several Calgary recreation centres will also provide a discount for community association membership holders.
Shepard Community Demographics
In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Shepard Industrial had a population of 251 living in 151 dwellings, a 0.4% increase from its 2011 population of 250. With a land area of 4.2 km2 (1.6 sq mi), it had a population density of 59.8/km2 (154.8/sq mi) in 2012. Residents in this community had a median household income of $37,383 in 2000, and there were 25.1% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 6.9% of the residents were immigrants. All buildings were single-family detached homes or mobile homes, and 7.1% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.