Chambly

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 29,120 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 21.6% (17.4% in South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 12.1% (17.1%in South Shore)

People living alone: 9.5% (11.8% in South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 25.6% (26.7% in South Shore)

Families with children: 65.3% (60.2%in South Shore)

Single-parent families: 26.6 % (28% in South Shore)

Immigrants: 5.4% (13.2% in South Shore)

New immigrants: 0.87 % (2.2% in South Shore)

Visible minorities: 4.6 % (13.2% in South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 13.6% (18% in South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 1,875, or 6.5% (10,3% in South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 80, or 2.9% (10.2% in South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 370, or 11.8% (14% in South Shore)

Renter households: 23.6% (30.4% in South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 29.3% (32.7% in South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years:  38.5% (34.4% in South Shore)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population