Saint-Rémi

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 8,060 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 18.2% (17.4% in South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 17.7% (17.1%in South Shore)

People living alone: 13.4% (11.8% in South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 32.3% (26.7% in South Shore)

Families with children: 58.1% (60.2%in South Shore)

Single-parent families: 29.7% (28% in South Shore)

Immigrants: 2.1% (13.2% in South Shore)

New immigrants: 0.3% (2.2% in South Shore)

Visible minorities: 2.5% (13.2% in South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 30.2% (18% in South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 925, or 11.9% (10,3% in South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 70, or 10.9% (10.2% in South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 295, or 23.3% (14% in South Shore)

Renter households: 34.4% (30.4% in South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 41.2% (32.7% in South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years:  40.9% (34.4% in South Shore)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population