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Population and Demographics

Niagara's Village of 100

To help us better understand Niagara's population, we have envisioned our community as a village of 100 people.


If Niagara had 100 people...

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If Niagara-on-the-Lake was a village of 100 people...

16 would be 0 - 19 years old
17 would be 20 - 39 years old
36 would be 40 - 64 years old
31 would be 65+ years old
49 would be male
51 would be female
The median age would be 55 years


After taxes, the median family income would be $85,248
After taxes, the median family income for single parents would be $58,816

Immigration Status

73 were born in Canada
26 have immigrated to Niagara
1 are a non-permanent resident

Shelter Costs

1 in 5 families would spend 30% or more of their income on shelter costs

Visible Minorities

The most common visible minorities are:
1. Chinese
2. South Asian
3. Black

If Niagara-on-the-Lake was a village of people only 15 years and older...


62 would have a post-secondary degree, diploma
25 would have a high school diploma
13 would have less than high school

Marital Status

67 would be married or common-law
19 would be single
14 would be separated, divorced or widowed


96 would be employed
4 would be unemployed

Labour Force Occupations


Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of the Population.

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