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Population Climbs Over 8500 For Town Of Olds According To Census

Thursday, August 8th 2013 04:30

The 2013 Unofficial Census Numbers Show People Have Been Moving To Olds At A Steady Rate Of Growth

THERE ARE 8511 RESIDENTS CURRENTLY IN OLDS ACCORDING TO THE UNOFFICIAL CENSUS NUMBERS RELEASED THIS WEEK (Aug 7th) BY THE TOWN'S CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER.

NORM MCINNIS SAYS THEY'VE SEEN GOOD STEADY GROWTH OVER THE YEARS.

ACCORDING TO MCINNIS, IT'S A SMALLER GROWTH THAN THEY HAD HOPED BUT IT SHOWS THAT THE TOWN IS HEADING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION.

IN 2011 OLDS HAD 8235 RESIDENTS. MCINNIS ADDS THE TOWN WILL KEEP TRYING TO ATTRACT MORE FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES TO THE AREA TO HELP THE COMMUNITY GROW EVEN MORE.


MCINNIS SAYS THIS IS THE FIRST YEAR THE TOWN OF OLDS HAS CONDUCTED ITS OWN CENSUS AS OPPOSED TO RELYING ON THE FEDERAL NUMBERS.

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