Demographics of Camrose, Alberta

Overview
Population, 2021

18,772

0.2%
Population, 2016: 18,742
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 41.67
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 450.5
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$51,750
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$44,400
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$92,300
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$79,200
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
53.8%
Unemployment rate
12.7%
Participation rate
61.6%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$325,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,350
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,136
Population
Population, 2021 18,772
Population, 2016 18,742
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.20%
Total private dwellings, 2021 8,747
Total private dwellings, 2016 8,520
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.70%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 8,136
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 8,055
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.00%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 42
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 451
National population rank, 2021 245
Province/territory population rank, 2021 25
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 18,185
Official languages 18,150
English 18,140
French 735
Non-official languages 2,160
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,010
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 14,510
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $51,750
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 14,510
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,400
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 13,080
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,320
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 10,030
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $46,520
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 13,030
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,150
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,595
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,020
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,615
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,820
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,015
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,105
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $64,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $72,300
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,655
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,200
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $31,640
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 79.00%
Employment income (%) 62.10%
Government transfers (%) 21.10%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.70%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 5.00%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.20%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,010
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 14,325
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $51,200
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 14,330
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $43,240
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 13,095
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,480
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 10,310
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $49,000
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 12,540
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,930
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,100
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,680
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,015
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,085
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $61,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $71,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,515
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $29,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $39,240
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 84.80%
Employment income (%) 69.00%
Government transfers (%) 15.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.20%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 8,140
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $92,300
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $79,200
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 2,680
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $49,280
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $42,800
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 5,455
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $113,500
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $97,000
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,165
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $113,700
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $97,100
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,350
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $104,200
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $88,700
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,855
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $143,400
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $121,200
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 820
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $76,600
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $68,600
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,465
Average total income in 2020 ($) $47,280
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $41,080
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 18,185
Canadian citizens 17,190
Canadian citizens aged under 18 3,495
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 13,695
Not Canadian citizens 995
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 8,135
Owner 5,365
Renter 2,770
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 8,135
Condominium 775
Not condominium 7,360
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 8,135
No bedrooms 45
1 bedroom 790
2 bedrooms 2,145
3 bedrooms 2,175
4 or more bedrooms 2,980
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 8,135
1 to 4 rooms 2,100
5 rooms 1,155
6 rooms 980
7 rooms 1,075
8 or more rooms 2,825
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 8,135
1960 or before 1,170
1961 to 1980 2,710
1981 to 1990 880
1991 to 2000 1,015
2001 to 2005 645
2006 to 2010 860
2011 to 2015 505
2016 to 2021 345
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 8,135
15 to 24 years 315
25 to 34 years 1,165
35 to 44 years 1,290
45 to 54 years 1,190
55 to 64 years 1,430
65 to 74 years 1,295
75 to 84 years 985
85 years and over 465
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 8,105
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 6,330
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 1,775
30% to less than 100% 1,640
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 5,370
% of owner households with a mortgage 55.50%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 12.70%
% in core housing need 3.50%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,210
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,350
Median value of dwellings ($) $300,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $325,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,080
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,136
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,010
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,295
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 11,720
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 8,935
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,280
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 7,655
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,010
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,830
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,735
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 7,445
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 4,970
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,480
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 395
Apprenticeship certificate 1,085
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 3,055
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 430
Bachelor’s degree or higher 2,470
Bachelor's degree 1,750
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 130
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 90
Master's degree 400
Earned doctorate 100
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 8,930
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,050
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,650
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 5,230
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 3,380
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,005
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 255
Apprenticeship certificate 750
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 2,105
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 275
Bachelor’s degree or higher 1,845
Bachelor's degree 1,285
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 90
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 80
Master's degree 320
Earned doctorate 70
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 15,010
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 7,570
Education 630
13. Education 630
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 190
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 25
50. Visual and performing arts 170
Humanities 325
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 20
23. English language and literature/letters 55
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 35
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 65
39. Theology and religious vocations 95
54. History 45
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 445
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 45
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 135
22. Legal professions and studies 60
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 100
45. Social sciences 105
Business, management and public administration 1,290
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 110
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,180
Physical and life sciences and technologies 170
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 75
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 40
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 40
41. Science technologies/technicians 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 180
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 130
25. Library science 35
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 1,585
04. Architecture and related services 30
14. Engineering 120
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 340
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 475
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 470
48. Precision production 150
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 295
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 230
03. Natural resources and conservation 65
Health and related fields 1,800
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 110
51. Health professions and related programs 1,650
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 40
Personal, protective and transportation services 525
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 350
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 115
49. Transportation and materials moving 65
Other 0
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 8,935
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,700
Education 370
13. Education 370
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 145
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 20
50. Visual and performing arts 125
Humanities 250
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 20
23. English language and literature/letters 45
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 35
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 45
39. Theology and religious vocations 65
54. History 35
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 290
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 40
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 100
22. Legal professions and studies 40
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 55
45. Social sciences 50
Business, management and public administration 950
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 85
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 865
Physical and life sciences and technologies 140
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 65
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 35
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 35
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 145
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 110
25. Library science 25
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 1,090
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 90
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 245
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 335
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 295
48. Precision production 115
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 235
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 175
03. Natural resources and conservation 60
Health and related fields 1,250
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 70
51. Health professions and related programs 1,140
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 35
Personal, protective and transportation services 375
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 240
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 90
49. Transportation and materials moving 40
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 15,010
In the labour force 9,245
Employed 8,075
Unemployed 1,170
Not in the labour force 5,770
Participation rate 61.60%
Employment rate 53.80%
Unemployment rate 12.70%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 15,010
Did not work 5,885
Worked 9,120
Worked full year full time 4,230
Worked part year and/or part time 4,890
Average weeks worked in reference year 40
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 9,245
Class of worker - not applicable 280
All classes of workers 8,960
Employee 7,765
Permanent position 6,520
Temporary position 1,240
Fixed term (1 year or more) 295
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 945
Self-employed 1,200
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 9,245
Occupation - not applicable 280
All occupations 8,960
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 55
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 1,285
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 295
3 Health occupations 1,035
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 930
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 150
6 Sales and service occupations 2,655
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 1,710
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 400
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 440
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 9,245
Industry - not applicable 280
All industries 8,960
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 135
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 315
22 Utilities 75
23 Construction 745
31-33 Manufacturing 585
41 Wholesale trade 255
44-45 Retail trade 1,410
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 275
51 Information and cultural industries 95
52 Finance and insurance 280
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 135
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 335
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 380
61 Educational services 575
62 Health care and social assistance 1,735
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 175
72 Accommodation and food services 660
81 Other services (except public administration) 445
91 Public administration 340
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 8,075
Worked at home 885
Worked outside Canada 25
No fixed workplace address 1,145
Usual place of work 6,025
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 6,025
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 4,680
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 365
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 935
Commute to a different province or territory 45
Total - Main mode of commuting for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 7,165
Car, truck or van 6,600
Car, truck or van - as a driver 6,195
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 405
Public transit 25
Walked 340
Bicycle 45
Other method 155
Total - Commuting duration for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 7,165
Less than 15 minutes 4,810
15 to 29 minutes 905
30 to 44 minutes 595
45 to 59 minutes 330
60 minutes and over 530
Language of Work
Total - All languages used at work for the population in private households aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020 - 25% sample data 9,815
English 9,665
French 15
Non-official language 10
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 10
English and French 40
English and non-official language(s) 80
French and non-official language(s) 0
English, French and non-official language(s) 0
Multiple non-official languages 0
Total - Language used most often at work for the population aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020, in private households, 2021 Census - 25% sample data 9,815
Official languages 9,770
English 9,750
French 20
Non-official languages 40
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 17,230
Non-movers 9,735
Movers 7,500
Non-migrants 3,520
Migrants 3,980
Internal migrants 3,495
Intraprovincial migrants 2,870
Interprovincial migrants 620
External migrants 490
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