Demographics of Moncton, New Brunswick

Overview
Population, 2021

79,470

10.5%
Population, 2016: 71,889
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 140.67
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 564.9
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$46,160
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$38,960
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$82,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$70,000
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
59%
Unemployment rate
9.1%
Participation rate
65%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$237,600
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,162
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,000
Population
Population, 2021 79,470
Population, 2016 71,889
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 10.50%
Total private dwellings, 2021 37,318
Total private dwellings, 2016 35,380
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.50%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 35,118
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 32,135
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 9.30%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 141
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 565
National population rank, 2021 74
Province/territory population rank, 2021 1
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 77,405
Official languages 76,945
English 74,865
French 35,945
Non-official languages 11,540
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65,515
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 63,085
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $46,160
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 63,120
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $38,960
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 56,160
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $41,320
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 46,335
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $40,720
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 50,815
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,660
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 8,750
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,470
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 17,475
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,000
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65,520
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 22,200
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $52,800
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $61,350
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 18,715
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $16,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $23,380
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 79.60%
Employment income (%) 64.80%
Government transfers (%) 20.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.90%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.30%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.40%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65,515
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 61,775
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $43,480
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 61,830
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $36,520
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 55,480
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,480
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 45,970
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,160
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 44,610
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,590
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,590
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,970
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65,520
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 22,085
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $49,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $57,750
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 17,220
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $21,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,960
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 85.80%
Employment income (%) 70.40%
Government transfers (%) 14.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.70%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 35,115
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $82,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $70,000
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 11,550
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $44,320
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $37,640
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 23,565
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $101,900
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $85,900
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 21,395
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $103,300
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $86,700
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 9,245
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $96,500
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $80,500
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 7,765
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $130,600
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $108,100
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,565
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $66,400
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $59,350
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 17,405
Average total income in 2020 ($) $40,360
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $34,680
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 77,405
Canadian citizens 68,480
Canadian citizens aged under 18 12,190
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 56,290
Not Canadian citizens 8,925
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 35,120
Owner 19,635
Renter 15,475
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 35,120
Condominium 1,945
Not condominium 33,170
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 35,120
No bedrooms 235
1 bedroom 5,080
2 bedrooms 11,270
3 bedrooms 11,575
4 or more bedrooms 6,960
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 35,120
1 to 4 rooms 11,285
5 rooms 5,855
6 rooms 4,830
7 rooms 4,255
8 or more rooms 8,885
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 35,120
1960 or before 7,225
1961 to 1980 8,895
1981 to 1990 3,850
1991 to 2000 4,360
2001 to 2005 2,480
2006 to 2010 3,120
2011 to 2015 2,755
2016 to 2021 2,435
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 35,120
15 to 24 years 2,000
25 to 34 years 5,665
35 to 44 years 6,095
45 to 54 years 5,945
55 to 64 years 5,985
65 to 74 years 5,275
75 to 84 years 2,910
85 years and over 1,245
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 34,915
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 27,870
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 7,050
30% to less than 100% 6,465
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 19,640
% of owner households with a mortgage 65.50%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 10.10%
% in core housing need 3.90%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,090
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,162
Median value of dwellings ($) $200,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $237,600
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $950
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,000
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65,520
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,735
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 54,785
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 41,890
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,990
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 37,905
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65,515
No certificate, diploma or degree 9,695
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 19,070
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 36,750
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 20,480
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,610
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 2,055
Apprenticeship certificate 1,550
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 15,390
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,480
Bachelor’s degree or higher 16,270
Bachelor's degree 11,060
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 1,070
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 365
Master's degree 3,255
Earned doctorate 525
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 41,885
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,530
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,885
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 27,470
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 14,480
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,245
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,385
Apprenticeship certificate 865
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 11,325
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 910
Bachelor’s degree or higher 12,995
Bachelor's degree 8,845
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 825
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 290
Master's degree 2,665
Earned doctorate 365
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 65,515
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 28,765
Education 2,415
13. Education 2,415
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,275
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 170
50. Visual and performing arts 1,105
Humanities 1,700
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 210
23. English language and literature/letters 415
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 330
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 40
38. Philosophy and religious studies 110
39. Theology and religious vocations 205
54. History 265
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 130
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,715
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 40
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 415
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 800
22. Legal professions and studies 675
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 80
42. Psychology 725
45. Social sciences 980
Business, management and public administration 9,960
30.16 Accounting and computer science 10
44. Public administration and social service professions 725
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 9,220
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,260
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 595
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 260
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 45
40. Physical sciences 300
41. Science technologies/technicians 60
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 2,110
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 1,850
25. Library science 95
27. Mathematics and statistics 125
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 35
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 5,845
04. Architecture and related services 130
14. Engineering 1,175
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,665
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 1,040
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,235
48. Precision production 600
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 550
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 400
03. Natural resources and conservation 150
Health and related fields 5,230
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 350
51. Health professions and related programs 4,735
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 15
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 135
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,700
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 1,510
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 60
43. Security and protective services 540
49. Transportation and materials moving 580
Other 10
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 41,890
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 14,415
Education 1,455
13. Education 1,455
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,075
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 120
50. Visual and performing arts 960
Humanities 1,245
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 185
23. English language and literature/letters 310
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 215
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 30
38. Philosophy and religious studies 80
39. Theology and religious vocations 120
54. History 215
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 90
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,015
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 30
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 375
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 675
22. Legal professions and studies 555
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 40
42. Psychology 565
45. Social sciences 775
Business, management and public administration 7,610
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 530
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 7,075
Physical and life sciences and technologies 975
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 455
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 190
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 45
40. Physical sciences 245
41. Science technologies/technicians 35
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,780
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 1,580
25. Library science 60
27. Mathematics and statistics 110
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 30
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 4,100
04. Architecture and related services 110
14. Engineering 925
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,245
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 660
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 755
48. Precision production 405
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 430
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 300
03. Natural resources and conservation 125
Health and related fields 3,865
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 255
51. Health professions and related programs 3,480
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 15
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 115
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,925
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 1,110
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 25
43. Security and protective services 375
49. Transportation and materials moving 415
Other 10
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 65,515
In the labour force 42,570
Employed 38,670
Unemployed 3,895
Not in the labour force 22,945
Participation rate 65.00%
Employment rate 59.00%
Unemployment rate 9.10%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 65,515
Did not work 23,195
Worked 42,320
Worked full year full time 22,735
Worked part year and/or part time 19,590
Average weeks worked in reference year 41
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 42,565
Class of worker - not applicable 835
All classes of workers 41,730
Employee 37,950
Permanent position 31,650
Temporary position 6,305
Fixed term (1 year or more) 1,965
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 4,340
Self-employed 3,780
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 42,565
Occupation - not applicable 835
All occupations 41,730
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 410
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 7,265
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 2,955
3 Health occupations 3,815
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 4,740
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,140
6 Sales and service occupations 14,005
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 5,720
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 460
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,220
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 42,565
Industry - not applicable 835
All industries 41,730
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 370
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 260
22 Utilities 140
23 Construction 2,090
31-33 Manufacturing 2,155
41 Wholesale trade 1,175
44-45 Retail trade 5,700
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 2,510
51 Information and cultural industries 1,085
52 Finance and insurance 2,735
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 595
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 2,450
55 Management of companies and enterprises 80
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 3,110
61 Educational services 2,845
62 Health care and social assistance 5,720
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 920
72 Accommodation and food services 3,240
81 Other services (except public administration) 1,605
91 Public administration 2,940
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 38,675
Worked at home 8,080
Worked outside Canada 115
No fixed workplace address 3,900
Usual place of work 26,585
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 26,580
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 20,410
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 4,650
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 1,250
Commute to a different province or territory 270
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 30,480
Car, truck or van 26,130
Car, truck or van - as a driver 22,750
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 3,380
Public transit 1,065
Walked 2,295
Bicycle 235
Other method 755
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 30,480
Less than 15 minutes 17,120
15 to 29 minutes 10,300
30 to 44 minutes 1,940
45 to 59 minutes 470
60 minutes and over 650
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 45,580
English 29,830
French 3,545
Non-official language 95
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 95
English and French 11,690
English and non-official language(s) 340
French and non-official language(s) 0
English, French and non-official language(s) 75
Multiple non-official languages 10
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 45,580
Official languages 42,845
English 36,695
French 6,155
Non-official languages 160
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 73,750
Non-movers 37,440
Movers 36,310
Non-migrants 14,955
Migrants 21,355
Internal migrants 14,935
Intraprovincial migrants 9,450
Interprovincial migrants 5,485
External migrants 6,420
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