Demographics of Magrath, Alberta

Overview
Population, 2021

2,481

4.5%
Population, 2016: 2,374
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 5.88
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 422
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$49,120
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$43,400
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$99,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$87,600
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
50.3%
Unemployment rate
8.7%
Participation rate
55.1%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$326,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,248
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,120
Population
Population, 2021 2,481
Population, 2016 2,374
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 4.50%
Total private dwellings, 2021 830
Total private dwellings, 2016 794
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 4.50%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 803
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 757
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 6.10%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 6
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 422
National population rank, 2021 1,202
Province/territory population rank, 2021 132
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 2,425
Official languages 2,425
English 2,425
French 40
Non-official languages 170
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,780
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,645
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $49,120
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,645
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $43,400
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,435
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,040
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,125
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,600
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,475
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,140
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 100
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $5,600
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 305
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,500
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,780
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 455
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $71,500
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $78,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 500
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $13,200
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,800
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 78.00%
Employment income (%) 63.40%
Government transfers (%) 22.10%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 0.70%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.20%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.20%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,780
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,565
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $49,480
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,565
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $43,520
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,365
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,440
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,090
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,200
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,410
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,070
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 85
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,500
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,780
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 450
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $70,000
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $74,400
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 455
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $20,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,600
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 81.60%
Employment income (%) 66.80%
Government transfers (%) 18.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 0.70%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 815
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $99,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $87,600
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 170
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $45,600
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $41,200
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 650
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $113,000
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $99,600
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 635
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $113,200
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $100,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 265
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $106,000
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $93,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 320
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $126,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $111,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 50
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $64,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $60,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 205
Average total income in 2020 ($) $42,800
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $38,800
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 2,420
Canadian citizens 2,370
Canadian citizens aged under 18 770
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 1,600
Not Canadian citizens 55
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 815
Owner 635
Renter 180
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 815
Condominium 25
Not condominium 795
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 815
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 40
2 bedrooms 135
3 bedrooms 200
4 or more bedrooms 440
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 815
1 to 4 rooms 100
5 rooms 80
6 rooms 95
7 rooms 90
8 or more rooms 455
Average number of rooms per dwelling 8
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 815
1960 or before 225
1961 to 1980 215
1981 to 1990 95
1991 to 2000 100
2001 to 2005 35
2006 to 2010 60
2011 to 2015 50
2016 to 2021 30
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 815
15 to 24 years 20
25 to 34 years 90
35 to 44 years 195
45 to 54 years 105
55 to 64 years 120
65 to 74 years 150
75 to 84 years 105
85 years and over 30
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 810
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 680
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 135
30% to less than 100% 135
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 635
% of owner households with a mortgage 55.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 12.60%
% in core housing need 6.30%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,150
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,248
Median value of dwellings ($) $300,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $326,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,090
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,120
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,780
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 300
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,480
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 995
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 75
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 920
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,780
No certificate, diploma or degree 270
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 575
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 930
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 550
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 160
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 75
Apprenticeship certificate 85
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 365
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 30
Bachelor’s degree or higher 375
Bachelor's degree 280
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 0
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 10
Master's degree 80
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 995
No certificate, diploma or degree 60
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 285
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 650
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 380
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 105
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 45
Apprenticeship certificate 65
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 260
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 15
Bachelor’s degree or higher 265
Bachelor's degree 195
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 10
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 0
Master's degree 60
Earned doctorate 0
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 1,775
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 845
Education 115
13. Education 115
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 35
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 35
Humanities 30
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 10
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 10
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 65
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 15
22. Legal professions and studies 15
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 10
45. Social sciences 20
Business, management and public administration 135
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 15
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 115
Physical and life sciences and technologies 40
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 15
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 25
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 20
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 15
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 165
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 10
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 40
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 50
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 50
48. Precision production 10
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 45
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 25
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 240
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 225
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 45
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 35
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 0
49. Transportation and materials moving 0
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 995
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 345
Education 75
13. Education 75
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 35
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 35
Humanities 25
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 0
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 40
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 10
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 10
22. Legal professions and studies 10
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 10
45. Social sciences 10
Business, management and public administration 95
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 20
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 80
Physical and life sciences and technologies 30
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 20
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 15
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 15
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 95
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 0
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 25
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 35
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 20
48. Precision production 10
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 35
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 20
03. Natural resources and conservation 15
Health and related fields 175
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 165
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 30
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 30
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 0
49. Transportation and materials moving 0
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 1,780
In the labour force 980
Employed 895
Unemployed 85
Not in the labour force 800
Participation rate 55.10%
Employment rate 50.30%
Unemployment rate 8.70%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 1,775
Did not work 750
Worked 1,025
Worked full year full time 470
Worked part year and/or part time 555
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 985
Class of worker - not applicable 25
All classes of workers 960
Employee 795
Permanent position 630
Temporary position 160
Fixed term (1 year or more) 30
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 135
Self-employed 170
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 985
Occupation - not applicable 25
All occupations 960
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 0
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 120
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 60
3 Health occupations 140
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 170
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35
6 Sales and service occupations 150
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 175
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 75
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 30
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 985
Industry - not applicable 25
All industries 960
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 30
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 15
22 Utilities 0
23 Construction 85
31-33 Manufacturing 65
41 Wholesale trade 25
44-45 Retail trade 90
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 25
51 Information and cultural industries 15
52 Finance and insurance 35
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 10
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 45
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 55
61 Educational services 135
62 Health care and social assistance 155
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 25
72 Accommodation and food services 15
81 Other services (except public administration) 70
91 Public administration 65
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 895
Worked at home 135
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 125
Usual place of work 630
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 635
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 250
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 85
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 295
Commute to a different province or territory 0
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 760
Car, truck or van 700
Car, truck or van - as a driver 660
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 35
Public transit 0
Walked 50
Bicycle 0
Other method 15
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 760
Less than 15 minutes 300
15 to 29 minutes 185
30 to 44 minutes 225
45 to 59 minutes 25
60 minutes and over 25
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 1,095
English 1,085
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 0
English and non-official language(s) 0
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 1,095
Official languages 1,095
English 1,095
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 2,240
Non-movers 1,245
Movers 1,000
Non-migrants 395
Migrants 600
Internal migrants 530
Intraprovincial migrants 440
Interprovincial migrants 95
External migrants 70
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