Saint-Alexandre

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 2,470 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 22.3% (17.4% in South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 10.8% (17.1%in South Shore)

People living alone: 7.3% (11.8% in South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 18.9% (26.7% in South Shore)

Families with children: 61% (60.2%in South Shore)

Single-parent families: 21.3% (28% in South Shore)

Immigrants: 3.2% (13.2% in South Shore)

New immigrants: 0.6% (2.2% in South Shore)

Visible minorities: 0.8% (13.2% in South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 25,8% (18% in South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 240, or 9.7% (10.3% in South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 15, or 6,2% (10.2% in South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 25, or 10.4% (14% in South Shore)

Renter households: 18.7% (30.4% in South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 34.4% (32.7% in South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years:  27.3% (34.4% in South Shore)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population