Calgary Mayor 2013

Naheed Nenshi re-elected as mayor

Naheed Nenshi will serve four more years as Calgary's mayor after taking 74 per cent of the vote.

Naheed Nenshi beats 8 challengers

CBC Calgary has declared Naheed Nenshi as the winner in this year's mayoral race. (CBC)

Naheed Nenshi will serve four more years as Calgary's mayor after taking 74 per cent of the vote.

Nenshi has turned from a relatively unknown underdog in the last election to what seems to be a seasoned veteran after the flooding in June. He had eight challengers in this election.

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City Demographics

  • Population: 1,149,552
  • Total dwellings: 468,358
  • Under construction: 8,050
  • Percentage of home ownership: 68.50%
  • Vacancy rate: 2.59%
  • Fastest growing community: Evanston (1,680 additional residents)
  • Largest ward: Ward 5
  • Largest community: Panorama Hills
  • Population during the last election in 2010: 1,071,515
  • High school diploma or equivalent: 243,310*
  • Post-secondary certificate, diploma or degree: 494,675*
  • Average income (2010): $56,600*
  • Average household total income (2010): $113,152*

*Released on Sept. 11, 2013, in Statistics Canada's National Household Survey. Information also from 2013 City of Calgary Census.

Registered candidates 

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