Boucherville

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 40,750 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 16.1% (17.1% on the South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 17.8% (14.4% on the South Shore)

People living alone: 8.9% (11.2% on the South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 19.5% (26.7% on the South Shore)

Families with children: 55.6% (60.8% on the South Shore)

Single-parent families: 22.8% (23.0% on the South Shore)

Immigrants: 5.6% (11.3% on the South Shore)

New immigrants: 0.6% (2.1% on the South Shore)

Visible minorities: 3.7% (10.3% on the South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 10.0% (19.6% on the South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 2,040, or 5.1% (12.1% on the South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 50, or 2.3% (11.4% on the South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 445, or 6.7% (14.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households: 13.9% (29.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 29.1% (35.7% on the South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 28.3% (36.1% on the South Shore)

*Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census, National Household Survey

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