Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 1,550 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 16.7% (17.4% in South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 17,8% (17.1%in South Shore)

People living alone: 10.3% (11.8% in South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 22% (26.7% in South Shore)

Families with children: 49.5% (60.2%in South Shore)

Single-parent families: 22.2% (28% in South Shore)

Immigrants: 4% (13.2% in South Shore)

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

Visible minorities: 1.3% (13,2% in South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 25.2% (18% in South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 295, or 19.7% (10,3% in South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 30, or 23.8% (10.2% in South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 50, or 28.6% (14% in South Shore)

Renter households: 21.4% (30.4% in South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 35,3% (32.7% in South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years:  26.7% (34.4% in South Shore)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population