City Profile
Winnipeg
Winnipeg

Manitoba
Population: 753700

  • At 36%, Winnipeg is above average in percentage of parkland that is under special policy protection for sensitive ecosystems.
  • Winnipeg is one of a third of cities with an off-leash dog park plan.
  • Winnipeg is one of 56% of cities that offers a community park group program.
Data 2020

4

ha parkland per 1000 people

2994 ha total parkland

36%

of total parkland is natural area

1,084 total ha

36%

of parkland is environmentally significant/protected

1,084 total ha²

6%

of total city land is parkland

46400 ha of total city area

12

Dog parks

41

Community gardens/urban farms

2.1

volunteers per 1000 people

1,574 total

No

Policy to waive permit fees for groups with financial need?

Adopt-a-Park

Community park group program

$46

Parks operating budget per person

$34,569,000 total

$8,600,000

Total parks capital budget

¹2018 population. ²Winnipeg protects natural areas in parks through the Ecologically Significant Natural Lands Strategy. The policy uses a broader definition of sensitive lands that encompasses any natural area within the park system.

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