Pointe-Saint-Charles

 

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 14,830 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 14.5% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 10.9% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 24.1% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 49.3% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 59.9% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 46.4% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 20.7% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 4.1% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 23.2% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 20.3% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 4,180, or 28.7% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 285, or 26.6% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 670, or 43.8% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 68.2% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 29.3% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 52% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population