Montréal-Nord

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 84,235 people

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

Seniors (65 and over): 19.4% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 15.8% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 37.6% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 72.4% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 42% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 41.7% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 9.3% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 48.7% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 31.4% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 22,620, or 27.7% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family:2,425, or 35% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 3,475, or 24.7% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 71.6% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 37.7% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 42.2% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population