Hampstead

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 6,970 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 18.6% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 17.9% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 7.5% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 19.7% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 67.6% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 18.3% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 28.4% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 4.2% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 15.1% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 7.3% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 750, or 10.8% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 85, or 17.2% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 85, or 6.9% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 33.1% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 35.6% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 27.1% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population