Pointe-Claire

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 31,380 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 15.1% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 23.8% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 12.3% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 33.7% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 63.4% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 24% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 26.4% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 2.9% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 22.1% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 9.8% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 2,600, or 8.6% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 105, or 6.1% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 635, or 10.2% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 29.7% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 44.8% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 30.6% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population