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View the Demographics tab for information such as Population, Median Age and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Median Household Income105,488
Total Visible Minorities580
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
View the Labour Force tab for information such as Unemployment Rate, Participation Rate and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
View the Housing tab for information such as Construction Period, Dwellings By Bedroom and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
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.
View the Transportation tab for information such as Time Leaving For Work, Transportation Mode and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
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.
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.
View the Education tab for information such as Education, Field Of Study and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Field of Study
Field of Study
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.
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View the Companies tab for information such as Business Size and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
by Business Count
by Business Count
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.