Roxboro

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 5,940 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 17.2% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 17% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 6.8% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 19% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 65.8% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 24.9% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 34.6% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 2.1% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 32.1% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 14.6% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 485, or 8.2% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 40, or 11.4% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 100, or 10.1% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 14.7% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 32.8% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 21.4% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population