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Demographics

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Total Population

17,833

Median Household Income

105,488

Total Visible Minorities

580

Median Age

40.6

What is the Population of Russell, ON?

At present, Russell, ON has a population of 16,520 people. Overall, the population of Russell, ON is growing at a rate of 2.21% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations grew by 1,273 people, an average growth rate of 1.67% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Russell, ON?

Russell, ON has a median age of 40 years old.

Age

The largest population of Russell, ON is the age group between 50 and 54 years old, and the least populated age group is between 80 and 84 years old. 67.69% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 29.17% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, women outnumber men by 145 people. The 20 to 24 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 105 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 50 to 54 years old, comprising 9.38 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 55.28 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Russell, 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 49.02 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 225 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations. Inuit follows with 3.92% of the total Aboriginal population in Russell, ON.

Household Income

With a population at 16,520 people, most inhabitants at Russell, 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 $105,488 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks both English and French, making up 58.27 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Russell, ON, the median household income is $105,488 per year. The median household income in Russell, ON is greater than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 485 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Black, making up 33.62 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Arab, making up 135 people.Following Arab is South Asian that is 11.21 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

9,310

Employment
Rate

69.6%

Participation
Rate

72.6%

Unemployment
Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Russell, ON is growing at a rate of 0.09% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Russell, ON is declining at a rate of 0.29% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 4.5%, an average growth rate of -0.9% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Russell, ON is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Russell, ON is declining at a rate of 0.35% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates declined by 4.1%, an average decline rate of 0.82% 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)

1,094

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

249

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

32

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-29

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of June when it rains an average of 97 mm. This is 12.29% of the annual rain experienced in Russell, ON. The month of September is also rainy with an average rainfall of 94.4 mm. Following September is July, when 94.1 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of Janurary when snow builds up tp an average of 48.2 centimetres. This is 25.12% of the annual snowfall experienced in Russell, ON. The month of December is also snowy with an average snowfall of 38.5 cm. Following December is February, when 38.1 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Sunshine

Sunscreens are most handy in the month of July when the sun shines an average of 279 hours. This is 13.39% of the annual sunshine experienced in Russell, ON. The month of June is also sunny with an average sunshine of 254 hours. Following June is August, when 249.3 hours is the average number of sun hours.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Russell, ON in January when temperature drops to -14.9 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 26.6 °C. It will be a good idea to always check temperatures and the weather around May when temperatures are more fickle that it changed by 12.2 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Russell, ON in the month of November.

Housing

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Construction Period

25.62 per cent, which is majority of homes in Russell, ON, were constructed between 1981 to 1990. Building and home construction was also brisk between 1961 to 1980, where 970 homes were built. In between 1991 to 2000, 805 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

45.53%, which is majority of homes in Russell, ON, have three bedrooms. Homes with 4 or more bedrooms are also very popular, with 1,930 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 17.96 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

1,480

Vehicle Drivers

84.39%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Russell, 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 29.47% of respondents, is from 6:00am to 6:59am. However, 1225 of commuters still prefer to leave from 8:00am to 8:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 7,000 respondents in Russell, ON, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 7.59% of respondents say that they prefer driving alone in a private car, truck, or van. The third most popular means of transportation is taking the public transit, which includes buses, subways among other things with 285 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

Agriculture

Education

Most people in Russell, ON have have completed a high school education. With 3,810 people, it is what most people in Russell, ON completed. Coming in second, 26.08% of inhabitants say they have completed a university degree. The third largest group are people who have not completed any certificate, with 1,930 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 1,480 people practicing it in Russell, ON. Business, Management & Public Administration is another popular field of expertise, as 18.69% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Health & related fields, with 1,005 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. Russell, ON has 2,155 people or 29.83% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 95.01% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is another country not listed here, making up 140 people. At 1.66 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

Real Estate

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Utilities

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

500-999 Employees

Business Size

The industry that dominates Russell, ON is 1 to 4 employees comprising of 257 businesses or 60.47% of the community's business establishments. Coming second is the 5 to 9 employees industry that makes up 16.24% of the business community.The third largest is the 10 to 19 employees industry, which includes 56 businesses. Meanwhile, 3.53 per cent of businesses are considered to be small business, providing jobs to 1 to 99 employees. Then 1.41 per cent make up the medium-sized businesses that employs 100 to 499 people. 7 large companies, those employing more than 500 people, are situated in Russell, ON.