Beaconsfield

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 19,325 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 17.8% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 18.3% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 5.4% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 16.4% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 66.3% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 16.9% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 23.2% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 2.4% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 12.9% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 7.9% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 1,135, or 6% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 50, or 4.5% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 110, or 3.3% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 10.3% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 40.9% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 26% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population