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Demographics

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Total Population

8,671

Median Household Income

67,696

Total Visible Minorities

150

Median Age

43.5

What is the Population of Minto, ON?

At present, Minto, ON has a population of 8,671 people. Overall, the population of Minto, ON is growing at a rate of 0.41% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations grew by 337 people, an average growth rate of 0.81% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Minto, ON?

Minto, ON has a median age of 43 years old.

Age

The largest population of Minto, ON is the age group between 50 and 54 years old, and the least populated age group is between 80 and 84 years old. 61.84% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 28.89% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, women outnumber men by 65 people. The 35 to 39 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 35 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 50 to 54 years old, comprising 7.72 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 54.29 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Minto, 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 46.15 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 50 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations. Inuit follows with 7.69% of the total Aboriginal population in Minto, ON.

Household Income

With a population at 8,671 people, most inhabitants at Minto, 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 $67,696 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 94.78 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Minto, ON, the median household income is $67,696 per year. The median household income in Minto, 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 320 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Filipino, making up 43.33 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Southeast Asian, making up 50 people.Following Southeast Asian is Black that is 16.67 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

4,440

Employment
Rate

64.8%

Participation
Rate

67.0%

Unemployment
Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Minto, ON is declining at a rate of 0.04% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Minto, ON is growing 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 2.5%, an average growth rate of -0.5% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Minto, ON is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Minto, 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 employment rates declined by 1.3%, an average decline rate of 0.26% 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

View the Quality of Life tab for information such as Average Rainfall, Average Snowfall and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.

Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

901

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

272

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 109 mm. This is 13.31% of the annual rain experienced in Minto, ON. The month of August is also rainy with an average rainfall of 95.0 mm. Following August is October, when 88.2 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of Janurary when snow builds up tp an average of 82.6 centimetres. This is 30.42% of the annual snowfall experienced in Minto, ON. The month of December is also snowy with an average snowfall of 67.9 cm. Following December is February, when 51.8 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Minto, ON in January when temperature drops to -11.0 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 26.1 °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 13.1 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Minto, ON in the month of December.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

635

Number of
Home Owners

2,610

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

44.82 per cent, which is majority of homes in Minto, ON, were constructed before 1960. Building and home construction was also brisk between 1961 to 1980, where 585 homes were built. In between 1981 to 1990, 340 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

38.89%, which is majority of homes in Minto, ON, have three bedrooms. Homes with 4 or more bedrooms are also very popular, with 975 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 25.0 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

6:00AM - 6:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

1,455

Vehicle Drivers

82.38%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Minto, ON leave their homes from 6:00am to 6:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 22.3% of respondents, is from 12:00am to 4:59am. However, 725 of commuters still prefer to leave from 7:00am to 7:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 3,085 respondents in Minto, ON, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 8.28% 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 280 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

Life Sciences

Education

Most people in Minto, ON have have completed a high school education. With 2,035 people, it is what most people in Minto, ON completed. Coming in second, 33.45% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed an apprenticeship, with 660 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 710 people practicing it in Minto, ON. Health & related fields is another popular field of expertise, as 17.9% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Business, Management & Public Administration, with 460 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. Minto, ON has 820 people or 29.66% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 93.5% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is another country not listed here, making up 65 people. At 1.44 per cent, those who received their education from the Philippines is the third largest group.

Utilities

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