Chambly

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 25,570 people 

Youth (0 to 14 years): 21.1% (17.1% on the South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 9.9% (14.4% on the South Shore)

People living alone: 8.8% (11.2% on the South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 26.1% (26.7% on the South Shore)

Families with children: 65.7% (60.8% on the South Shore)

Single-parent families: 26.1% (23.0% on the South Shore)

Immigrants: 4.0% (11.3% on the South Shore)

New immigrants: 0.9% (2.1% on the South Shore)

Visible minorities: 2.8% (10.3% on the South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 16.0% (19.6% on the South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 2,125, or 8.4% (12.1% on the South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 160, or 6.7% (11.4% on the South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 220, or 10.1% (14.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households: 24.0% (29.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 31.8% (35.7% on the South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 41.1% (36.1% on the South Shore)


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

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