Iberville

Statistics on the new city of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, including the former municipalities of Iberville, L’Acadie, Saint-Athanase, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and Saint-Luc

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 92,395 people 

Youth (0 to 14 years): 16.7% (17.1% on the South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 14.9% (14.4% on the South Shore)

People living alone: 13.4% (11.2% on the South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 29.5% (26.7% on the South Shore)

Families with children: 58.3% (60.8% on the South Shore)

Single-parent families: 29.5% (23.0% on the South Shore)

Immigrants: 2.9% (11.3% on the South Shore)

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

Visible minorities: 1.8% (10.3% on the South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 23.8% (19.6% on the South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 13,080, or 14.5% (12.1% on the South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 945, or 14.3% (11.4% on the South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 2,290, or 18.8% (14.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households: 38.1% (29.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 33.6% (35.7% on the South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 39.4% (36.1% on the South Shore)


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

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