Saint-Michel (South Shore)

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 3,185 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 19.8% (17.4% in South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 12.5% (17.1%in South Shore)

People living alone: 8.2% (11.8% in South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 23.4% (26.7% in South Shore)

Families with children: 61.6 % (60.2%in South Shore)

Single-parent families: 20.2% (28% in South Shore)

Immigrants: 2.8% (13.2% in South Shore)

New immigrants: 0% (2.2% in South Shore)

Visible minorities: 4.9% (13,2% in South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 28.7% (18% in South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 230, or 7.3 % (10,3% in South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 10, or 5% (10.2% in South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 55, or 13.1% (14% in South Shore)

Renter households: 19.5% (30.4% in South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 28.9% (32.7% in South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years:  32% (34.4% in South Shore)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population