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Demographics

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Total Population

1,104

Median Household Income

62,805

Total Visible Minorities

55

Median Age

53.0

What is the Population of Bassano, AB?

At present, Bassano, AB has a population of 1,206 people. Overall, the population of Bassano, AB is declining at a rate of 0.58% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations declined by -76 people, an average decline rate of 1.19% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Bassano, AB?

Bassano, AB has a median age of 49 years old.

Age

The largest population of Bassano, AB is the age group between 55 and 59 years old, and the least populated age group is 85+ years old. 60.08% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 23.29% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, there is no significant difference between the numbers of men and women. The 15 to 19 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 10 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 55 to 59 years old, comprising 9.05 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 51.2 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Bassano, AB as married couples usually bring in larger incomes, higher net worth and gains on average. They also help boost the community's liveliness and labour force, as they are most likely to bear children and create the best economic conditions for them. Furthermore, this group also spends more compared to most of their counterparts.

Aboriginal Identification

The largest aboriginal population are that of the Metis, making up 66.67 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 10 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations.

Household Income

With a population at 1,206 people, most inhabitants at Bassano, AB are above the low income cut-off, or the income a person must earn to be considered to be part of the low income group. However, majority are below the 2016 median income of $62,805 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 96.55 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Bassano, AB, the median household income is $62,805 per year. The median household income in Bassano, AB is lower than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was 2011 to 2016, where 45 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Filipino, making up 54.55 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Korean, making up 25 people.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

610

Employment
Rate

54.3%

Participation
Rate

62.9%

Unemployment
Rate

13.7%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Bassano, AB is growing at a rate of 0.82% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its unemployment rates grew by 9.6%, an average growth rate of 0.96% per year from 2006 to 2016. A growing unemployment rate signals that there is a higher level of competition between job applicants so obtaining a job becomes more difficult.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Bassano, AB is declining at a rate of 0.63% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 7.1%, an average growth rate of -0.71% per year from 2006 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Bassano, AB is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Bassano, AB is declining at a rate of 1.17% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates declined by 12.4%, an average decline rate of 1.24% per year from 2006 to 2016. Further decrease in employment rates signals a negative economic condition in the community with job seekers not finding employment.

Taxation

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Federal General
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Small
Business Corporate

9

Federal M&P
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Investment
Corporate Tax

15

Quality of Life

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Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

225

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

60

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

35

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-37

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of June when it rains an average of 68 mm. This is 27.93% of the annual rain experienced in Bassano, AB. The month of August is also rainy with an average rainfall of 41.8 mm. Following August is May, when 39.9 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of November when snow builds up tp an average of 11.4 centimetres. This is 18.91% of the annual snowfall experienced in Bassano, AB. The month of March is also snowy with an average snowfall of 11.2 cm. Following March is Janurary, when 10.6 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Bassano, AB in January when temperature drops to -16.9 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 26.2 °C. It will be a good idea to always check temperatures and the weather around August when temperatures are more fickle that it changed by 16.0 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Bassano, AB in the month of January.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

115

Number of
Home Owners

415

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

44.55 per cent, which is majority of homes in Bassano, AB, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk before 1960, where 125 homes were built. In between 1991 to 2000, 65 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

37.04%, which is majority of homes in Bassano, AB, have three bedrooms. Homes with 4 or more bedrooms are also very popular, with 175 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 23.15 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

7:00AM - 7:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

290

Vehicle Drivers

82.18%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Bassano, AB leave their homes from 7:00am to 7:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 22.77% of respondents, is from 8:00am to 8:59am. However, 90 of commuters still prefer to leave from 6:00am to 6:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 415 respondents in Bassano, AB, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 11.88% of respondents say that they prefer walking. The third most popular means of transportation is driving alone in a private car, truck, or van with 20 commuters preferring it.

Education

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Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Engineering

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Visual Arts

Education

Most people in Bassano, AB have have completed a high school education. With 295 people, it is what most people in Bassano, AB completed. Coming in second, 31.14% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed an apprenticeship, with 155 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 155 people practicing it in Bassano, AB. Business, Management & Public Administration is another popular field of expertise, as 15.91% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Health & related fields, with 60 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Department of Finance confirms that Canada is lagging behind other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries in terms of STEM graduates. Bassano, AB has 175 people or 39.77% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 90.7% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is another country not listed here, making up 20 people. At 2.33 per cent, those who received their education from United States is the third largest group.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Agriculture

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Utilities

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

20-49 Employees