Scarborough-Rouge Park, on the easternmost edge of the city, includes the neighourhoods of Centennial, Highland Creek, Malvern, Morningside Heights, West Rouge, and Port Union. With sprawling suburban neighbourhoods of residential houses, it is one of the few Toronto neighbourhoods to have a negative growth rate between 2011 and 2016. The ward has a high proportion of visible minorities, at 72 percent, and household income that’s on par with the city average. Incumbent councillor Jennifer McKelvie was elected in 2018.

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