780-299-0780 info@edmontoncdc.org

Fraser

Ward: Four    Population: 3,489

Ward: Ward 4,  2016 Census: Total Population 78,819

Fraser Neighbourhood 2016 Census: Total Population 3,489

Neighbourhood Demographics and Other Information:

66.52% of Fraser residents are Canadian citizens compared with the City of Edmonton as whole,  which is at 60.65%

Approximately 60% of the Fraser residents speak only English at home, with Spanish (2.75%), French (2.51%) and Punjabi (2.75%) as next most frequently spoken.  Approximately 47% of Edmonton residents speak English only at home.

21.17% of Fraser residents have a high school diploma or equivalent and 28.56% of residents have some form of post secondary education whereas the City of Edmonton reports 20.44% of total population with high school diploma or equivalent and 41.09% with some form of post secondary education.

31.67% of Fraser residents are employed 30+ hours per week and approximately 18% of residents earn less than $60,000 per year; 15% of residents earn between $60,000 and $100,000 per year, and 18.59%  residents earn over $100,000 per year.

The largest employment sector for Fraser residents is the construction sector (10.65%) with the next largest sector being health care and social assistance at 8.89%. For the City of Edmonton as a whole, comparative numbers are 10.85% of the population being employed in the health care and social assistance sector(largest sector of employment) with the next largest sector of employment in construction at 9.21%.

The Fraser neighbourhood population in the 2012 Municipal Census was 3,305. Therefore in 6 years the neighbourhood’s population has grown by 5% compared to the City of Edmonton’s growth during that same time period of 10%.

The top five 311 requests for the Fraser neighbourhood are: (1) Tax Monthly Payment Plan Web Request, (2) Parking Abandoned Vehicle, (3) Parking – Safety and other, (4) Untidy property and (5) Road Potholes.

Fraser Neighbourhood 311 requests can be found at: https://data.edmonton.ca/City-Administration/311-Requests-Top-10-by-Neighbourhood/ahas-jskd

Fraser Neighbourhood 2016 Municipal Census report: https://www.edmonton.ca/city_government/documents/census/Summary%20Report%20of%20All%20Questions_FRASER_2016.pdf

Fraser Neighbourhood 2016 Municipal Census demographic details in visualizations check out this webpage and choose the neighbourhood:  http://ace.edmonton.ca/projects/visualizations/2016-census-neighbourhood-profiles/

Fraser Neighbourhood Area Structure Plan:

https://www.edmonton.ca/residential_neighbourhoods/plans_in_effect/Fraser_NASP_Consolidation.pdf

Fraser Neighbourhood Area Structure Plan Land Use Map:

https://www.edmonton.ca/residential_neighbourhoods/PDF/Fraser_NSP_Land_Use_Map.pdf

Keep up to date on planning applications received by the City of Edmonton for the Fraser Neighbourhood: https://www.edmonton.ca/residential_neighbourhoods/neighbourhoods/fraser-planning-applications.aspx

Crime mapping: http://crimemapping.edmontonpolice.ca/

Fraser Community League: https://www.frasercommunityleague.com/

Fun stuff – Check out the Edmonton Public Library blog for most popular music, video games and books for Ward 4. https://www.epl.ca/blogs/post/edmonton-ward-profiles/#ward4

Ward: Ward 4, 2016 Census: Total Population 78,819
Fraser Neighbourhood 2016 Census: Total Population 3,489

Read the postings and updates by ECDC staff and guest bloggers.

It's all about neighbourhood economic development in partnership with residents

Interested in blogging, volunteering or helping with engagement and research?

Get in touch contact us