Villeray

 

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 59,160 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 13.9% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 11.8% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 23.1% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 44.6% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 57% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 35.7% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 28.5% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 5.8% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 25.9% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 16.4% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 13,085 soit 22.2% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 705, or 17.6% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 2,080, or 31.3% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

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

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 32.6% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 49.5% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population