Demographics of Farnham, Quebec

Overview
Population, 2021

10,149

13.9%
Population, 2016: 8,909
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 92.12
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 110.2
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$43,480
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$37,320
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$77,500
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$66,500
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
61%
Unemployment rate
5.6%
Participation rate
64.7%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$285,600
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,064
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$726
Population
Population, 2021 10,149
Population, 2016 8,909
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 13.90%
Total private dwellings, 2021 4,697
Total private dwellings, 2016 4,187
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 12.20%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 4,446
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 3,894
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 14.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 92
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 110
National population rank, 2021 421
Province/territory population rank, 2021 108
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 9,970
Official languages 9,965
English 3,760
French 9,880
Non-official languages 425
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 8,030
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 7,925
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $43,480
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 7,925
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $37,320
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,925
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,560
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,740
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $38,320
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,855
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $13,300
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,325
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,600
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,410
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,530
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 8,025
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,685
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $50,400
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $53,800
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,325
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $20,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $25,520
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 73.60%
Employment income (%) 63.80%
Government transfers (%) 26.50%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 2.50%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.30%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 8,030
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 7,810
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,360
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 7,810
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $35,320
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,875
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,440
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,760
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $38,920
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,315
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,390
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,320
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,290
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 8,025
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,660
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $47,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $51,300
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,210
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $25,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,160
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 79.60%
Employment income (%) 69.40%
Government transfers (%) 20.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 2.60%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 4,445
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $77,500
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $66,500
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,480
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $40,560
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $35,200
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 2,965
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $95,900
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $82,100
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,835
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $96,400
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $82,400
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,265
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $84,200
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $72,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,100
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $121,600
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $103,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 410
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $66,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $59,200
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,795
Average total income in 2020 ($) $39,680
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $34,560
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 9,970
Canadian citizens 9,880
Canadian citizens aged under 18 2,230
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 7,655
Not Canadian citizens 90
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 4,445
Owner 2,615
Renter 1,830
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 4,445
Condominium 355
Not condominium 4,090
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 4,445
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 510
2 bedrooms 1,495
3 bedrooms 1,595
4 or more bedrooms 845
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 4,445
1 to 4 rooms 1,365
5 rooms 1,005
6 rooms 575
7 rooms 470
8 or more rooms 1,030
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 4,445
1960 or before 1,355
1961 to 1980 1,120
1981 to 1990 345
1991 to 2000 250
2001 to 2005 105
2006 to 2010 330
2011 to 2015 335
2016 to 2021 600
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 4,445
15 to 24 years 180
25 to 34 years 755
35 to 44 years 745
45 to 54 years 645
55 to 64 years 885
65 to 74 years 795
75 to 84 years 325
85 years and over 120
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 4,415
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 3,830
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 585
30% to less than 100% 545
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 2,580
% of owner households with a mortgage 68.00%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 9.10%
% in core housing need 0.00%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,060
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,064
Median value of dwellings ($) $270,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $285,600
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $715
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $726
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 8,025
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,505
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 5,520
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 5,135
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,210
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,930
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 8,030
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,195
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,930
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,905
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 3,075
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,675
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,260
Apprenticeship certificate 415
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,180
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 220
Bachelor’s degree or higher 830
Bachelor's degree 580
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 65
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 45
Master's degree 130
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 5,135
No certificate, diploma or degree 990
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,140
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,005
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,355
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,340
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,005
Apprenticeship certificate 335
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 860
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 155
Bachelor’s degree or higher 650
Bachelor's degree 455
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 45
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 30
Master's degree 120
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 8,030
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 4,120
Education 325
13. Education 325
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 110
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 100
Humanities 150
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 85
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 20
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 20
Social and behavioural sciences and law 290
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 30
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 115
22. Legal professions and studies 40
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 40
45. Social sciences 60
Business, management and public administration 695
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 20
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 670
Physical and life sciences and technologies 50
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 15
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 15
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 75
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 50
25. Library science 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 965
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 45
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 165
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 305
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 230
48. Precision production 205
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 195
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 180
03. Natural resources and conservation 10
Health and related fields 610
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 30
51. Health professions and related programs 575
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 430
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 220
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 75
49. Transportation and materials moving 130
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 5,140
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,130
Education 205
13. Education 205
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 100
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 90
Humanities 90
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 50
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 15
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 250
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 100
22. Legal professions and studies 30
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 40
45. Social sciences 55
Business, management and public administration 525
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 20
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 505
Physical and life sciences and technologies 35
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 15
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 50
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 40
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 770
04. Architecture and related services 15
14. Engineering 45
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 140
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 240
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 175
48. Precision production 160
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 150
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 140
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 480
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 30
51. Health professions and related programs 450
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 345
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 155
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 70
49. Transportation and materials moving 115
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 8,030
In the labour force 5,195
Employed 4,900
Unemployed 290
Not in the labour force 2,835
Participation rate 64.70%
Employment rate 61.00%
Unemployment rate 5.60%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 8,030
Did not work 2,880
Worked 5,150
Worked full year full time 2,735
Worked part year and/or part time 2,415
Average weeks worked in reference year 42
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 5,190
Class of worker - not applicable 65
All classes of workers 5,130
Employee 4,615
Permanent position 4,065
Temporary position 555
Fixed term (1 year or more) 175
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 380
Self-employed 515
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 5,190
Occupation - not applicable 65
All occupations 5,130
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 60
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 590
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 165
3 Health occupations 450
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 570
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 50
6 Sales and service occupations 1,165
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 1,325
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 200
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 550
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 5,190
Industry - not applicable 65
All industries 5,130
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 290
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 0
22 Utilities 55
23 Construction 450
31-33 Manufacturing 1,080
41 Wholesale trade 160
44-45 Retail trade 535
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 235
51 Information and cultural industries 35
52 Finance and insurance 100
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 15
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 220
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 185
61 Educational services 255
62 Health care and social assistance 695
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 80
72 Accommodation and food services 230
81 Other services (except public administration) 270
91 Public administration 245
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 4,905
Worked at home 540
Worked outside Canada 10
No fixed workplace address 630
Usual place of work 3,725
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 3,725
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,370
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 725
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 1,625
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 4,360
Car, truck or van 4,060
Car, truck or van - as a driver 3,925
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 135
Public transit 10
Walked 220
Bicycle 40
Other method 30
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 4,360
Less than 15 minutes 1,490
15 to 29 minutes 1,315
30 to 44 minutes 980
45 to 59 minutes 330
60 minutes and over 245
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 5,560
English 75
French 4,450
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 1,010
English and non-official language(s) 0
French and non-official language(s) 15
English, French and non-official language(s) 15
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 5,560
Official languages 5,405
English 215
French 5,185
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 9,290
Non-movers 4,950
Movers 4,345
Non-migrants 1,335
Migrants 3,005
Internal migrants 2,960
Intraprovincial migrants 2,910
Interprovincial migrants 45
External migrants 55
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