Hochelaga-Maisonneuve

 

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 47,835 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 11.4% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 10.4% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 28% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 51.8% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 52.3% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 45% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 16.4% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 4.7% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 16.8% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 18.3% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 13,150, or 28.4% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 705, or 23.7% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 1,735, or 40.2% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 74.1% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 35.7% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 57.2% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population