Mount Royal

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 20,275 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 20% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 19% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 8.9% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 26.2% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 70.2% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 20.5% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 35% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 6.8% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 24.7% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 7.8% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 2,230, or 11.2% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 175, or 13.2% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 355, or 10.4% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 32.8% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 41.3% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 34% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population