Hampstead

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 8,230 people 

Youth (0 to 14 years): 19.4% (15.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 18.0% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 8.2% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 22.1% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 65.5% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 17.3% (32.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 28.7% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 4.6% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 10.3% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 8.3% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 890, or 10.9% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 60, or 10.3% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 160, or 10.8% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 26.0% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 38.3% (40.5% on the Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 28.5% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

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

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