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Demographics

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Total Population

2,130

Median Household Income

65,877

Total Visible Minorities

90

Median Age

52.7

What is the Population of Nanton, AB?

At present, Nanton, AB has a population of 2,130 people. Overall, the population of Nanton, AB is growing at a rate of 1.05% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations declined by -2 people, an average decline rate of 0.02% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Nanton, AB?

Nanton, AB has a median age of 52 years old.

Age

The largest population of Nanton, AB is the age group between 65 and 69 years old, and the least populated age group is 85+ years old. 55.42% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 26.38% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, women outnumber men by 75 people. The 40 to 44 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 20 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 65 to 69 years old, comprising 9.65 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 55.65 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Nanton, 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 72.73 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 15 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations.

Household Income

With a population at 2,130 people, most inhabitants at Nanton, 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. Majority are also above the 2,016 national median income of $65,877 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 96.48 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Nanton, AB, the median household income is $65,877 per year. The median household income in Nanton, AB is lower than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 135 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Filipino, making up 33.33 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Chinese, making up 25 people.Following Chinese is Southeast Asian that is 22.22 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

1,065

Employment
Rate

59.3%

Participation
Rate

62.6%

Unemployment
Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Nanton, AB is declining at a rate of 0.09% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Nanton, AB is declining at a rate of 0.27% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 0.6%, an average growth rate of -0.12% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Nanton, AB is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Nanton, AB is declining at a rate of 0.23% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates declined by 0.3%, an average decline rate of 0.06% per year from 2011 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)

506

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

108

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

30

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-30

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of June when it rains an average of 89 mm. This is 28.24% of the annual rain experienced in Nanton, AB. The month of May is also rainy with an average rainfall of 55.2 mm. Following May is July, when 47.3 mm is the average rainfall.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

175

Number of
Home Owners

745

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

29.73 per cent, which is majority of homes in Nanton, AB, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk before 1960, where 270 homes were built. In between 1991 to 2000, 130 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

37.5%, which is majority of homes in Nanton, AB, have three bedrooms. Homes with 4 or more bedrooms are also very popular, with 295 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 26.63 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

8:00AM - 8:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

380

Vehicle Drivers

84.78%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Nanton, AB leave their homes from 8:00am to 8:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 22.7% of respondents, is from 6:00am to 6:59am. However, 180 of commuters still prefer to leave from 7:00am to 7:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 780 respondents in Nanton, AB, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 10.87% 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 40 commuters preferring it.

Education

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Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Business Admin

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Mathematics

Education

Most people in Nanton, AB have have completed a high school education. With 550 people, it is what most people in Nanton, AB completed. Coming in second, 30.21% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed an apprenticeship, with 175 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Business, Management & Public Administration with 170 people practicing it in Nanton, AB. Engineering & related fields is another popular field of expertise, as 19.44% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Health & related fields, with 115 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. Nanton, AB has 170 people or 23.61% of workers in STEM industries.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Agriculture

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Educational

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

50-99 Employees