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Demographics

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Total Population

6,803

Median Household Income

63,687

Total Visible Minorities

130

Median Age

41.8

What is the Population of Arran Elderslie, ON?

At present, Arran Elderslie, ON has a population of 6,803 people. Overall, the population of Arran Elderslie, ON is growing at a rate of 0.23% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations declined by 7 people, an average decline rate of 0.02% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Arran Elderslie, ON?

Arran Elderslie, ON has a median age of 41 years old.

Age

The largest population of Arran Elderslie, ON is in the age group between 50 and 54 years old. 60.84% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 32.37% 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 5 to 9 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 45 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 55 to 59 years old, comprising 7.56 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 53.11 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Arran Elderslie, ON 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 54.55 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 50 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations.

Household Income

With a population at 6,803 people, most inhabitants at Arran Elderslie, ON 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 $63,687 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 95.47 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Arran Elderslie, ON, the median household income is $63,687 per year. The median household income in Arran Elderslie, ON is lower than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 190 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Chinese, making up 42.31 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Black, making up 45 people.Following Black is Japanese that is 7.69 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

3,535

Employment
Rate

61.9%

Participation
Rate

66.2%

Unemployment
Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Arran Elderslie, ON is growing at a rate of 0.09% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its unemployment rates declined by 0.7%, an average growth rate of -0.14% per year from 2011 to 2016. Further decline in unemployment rates reflects positive economic conditions in the community, as lower unemployment rates mean more job seekers were able to find a job and it results in higher purchasing power.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate of Arran Elderslie, ON is declining at a rate of 0.07% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 5.7%, an average growth rate of -1.14% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Arran Elderslie, ON is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate of Arran Elderslie, ON is declining at a rate of 0.11% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates declined by 4.6%, an average growth rate of -0.92% 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)

1,144

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

452

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

31

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-26

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of September when it rains an average of 114 mm. This is 13.57% of the annual rain experienced in Arran Elderslie, ON. The month of October is also rainy with an average rainfall of 111.0 mm. Following October is November, when 91.1 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of Janurary when snow builds up tp an average of 136.8 centimetres. This is 30.59% of the annual snowfall experienced in Arran Elderslie, ON. The month of December is also snowy with an average snowfall of 112.6 cm. Following December is February, when 90.5 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Arran Elderslie, ON in February when temperature drops to -10.7 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 25.4 °C. It will be a good idea to always check temperatures and the weather around June when temperatures are more fickle that it changed by 12.5 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Arran Elderslie, ON in the month of December.

Housing

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Number of
Renters

550

Number of
Home Owners

2,205

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

50.82 per cent, which is majority of homes in Arran Elderslie, ON, were constructed before 1960. Building and home construction was also brisk between 1961 to 1980, where 560 homes were built. In between 1981 to 1990, 270 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

41.64%, which is majority of homes in Arran Elderslie, ON, have three bedrooms. Homes with 4 or more bedrooms are also very popular, with 875 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 20.36 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

615

Vehicle Drivers

86.99%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Arran Elderslie, ON 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 21.61% of respondents, is from 8:00am to 8:59am. However, 555 of commuters still prefer to leave from 6:00am to 6:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 2,440 respondents in Arran Elderslie, ON, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 6.6% 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 155 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

Mathematics

Education

Most people in Arran Elderslie, ON have have completed a high school education. With 1,530 people, it is what most people in Arran Elderslie, ON completed. Coming in second, 31.0% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed an apprenticeship, with 550 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 655 people practicing it in Arran Elderslie, ON. Health & related fields is another popular field of expertise, as 18.38% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Business, Management & Public Administration, with 370 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. Arran Elderslie, ON has 770 people or 30.43% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 96.25% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is United States, making up 35 people. At 1.19 per cent, those who received their education from United Kingdom 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

Mining & Oil

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

100-199 Employees

Business Size

The industry that dominates Arran Elderslie, ON is 1 to 4 employees comprising of 135 businesses or 62.5% of the community's business establishments. Coming second is the 5 to 9 employees industry that makes up 18.52% of the business community.The third largest is the 10 to 19 employees industry, which includes 22 businesses. Meanwhile, 6.94 per cent of businesses are considered to be small business, providing jobs to 1 to 99 employees. Then 0.0 per cent make up the medium-sized businesses that employs 100 to 499 people. 6 large companies, those employing more than 500 people, are situated in Arran Elderslie, ON.