Demographics of Varennes, Quebec

Overview
Population, 2021

21,198

-0.3%
Population, 2016: 21,257
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 94.8
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 223.6
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$60,050
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$47,920
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$118,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$94,400
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
68%
Unemployment rate
4.3%
Participation rate
71%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$421,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,241
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$938
Population
Population, 2021 21,198
Population, 2016 21,257
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -0.30%
Total private dwellings, 2021 8,538
Total private dwellings, 2016 8,315
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.70%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 8,412
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 8,161
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.10%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 95
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 224
National population rank, 2021 214
Province/territory population rank, 2021 54
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 20,805
Official languages 20,780
English 10,210
French 20,745
Non-official languages 1,535
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,885
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 16,555
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $60,050
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 16,565
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,920
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 15,920
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $53,800
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 13,240
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $54,900
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 12,270
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,230
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,770
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,550
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,080
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,220
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,885
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 7,195
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $70,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $77,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,800
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $20,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $31,440
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 86.20%
Employment income (%) 73.00%
Government transfers (%) 13.90%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 3.50%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.00%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,885
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 16,200
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $59,550
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 16,220
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,520
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 15,585
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $55,750
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 13,240
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $55,350
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 10,920
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,850
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,640
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,560
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,885
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 7,170
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,000
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $74,500
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,525
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $37,240
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 90.00%
Employment income (%) 76.00%
Government transfers (%) 10.00%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 8,410
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $118,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $94,400
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 2,030
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $57,000
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $46,680
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 6,380
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $137,800
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $109,600
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 6,260
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $138,200
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $109,900
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,460
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $112,700
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $90,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,815
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $176,200
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $138,200
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 900
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $89,600
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $75,200
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,340
Average total income in 2020 ($) $55,500
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $45,560
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 20,800
Canadian citizens 20,575
Canadian citizens aged under 18 4,690
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 15,880
Not Canadian citizens 235
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 8,410
Owner 6,660
Renter 1,755
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 8,410
Condominium 1,050
Not condominium 7,360
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 8,410
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 460
2 bedrooms 2,035
3 bedrooms 3,565
4 or more bedrooms 2,340
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 8,410
1 to 4 rooms 1,595
5 rooms 1,215
6 rooms 1,020
7 rooms 1,185
8 or more rooms 3,405
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 8,410
1960 or before 710
1961 to 1980 1,910
1981 to 1990 2,240
1991 to 2000 2,060
2001 to 2005 540
2006 to 2010 295
2011 to 2015 395
2016 to 2021 265
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 8,410
15 to 24 years 125
25 to 34 years 1,020
35 to 44 years 1,620
45 to 54 years 1,760
55 to 64 years 1,965
65 to 74 years 1,265
75 to 84 years 570
85 years and over 85
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 8,375
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 7,640
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 730
30% to less than 100% 700
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 6,625
% of owner households with a mortgage 65.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 6.30%
% in core housing need 1.40%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,260
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,241
Median value of dwellings ($) $400,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $421,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $880
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $938
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,885
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,335
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 14,545
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 11,435
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 990
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,445
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,880
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,045
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,620
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 11,220
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 7,355
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,815
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 2,105
Apprenticeship certificate 715
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 3,820
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 720
Bachelor’s degree or higher 3,855
Bachelor's degree 2,730
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 360
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 45
Master's degree 660
Earned doctorate 65
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 11,430
No certificate, diploma or degree 770
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,815
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 8,845
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 5,545
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,225
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,670
Apprenticeship certificate 555
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 2,740
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 580
Bachelor’s degree or higher 3,305
Bachelor's degree 2,355
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 300
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 45
Master's degree 555
Earned doctorate 50
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 16,880
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 5,665
Education 875
13. Education 875
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 415
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 95
50. Visual and performing arts 320
Humanities 515
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 40
23. English language and literature/letters 15
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 360
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 20
54. History 20
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 45
Social and behavioural sciences and law 900
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 165
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 205
22. Legal professions and studies 150
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 25
42. Psychology 110
45. Social sciences 230
Business, management and public administration 2,780
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 140
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 2,645
Physical and life sciences and technologies 440
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 135
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 60
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 65
40. Physical sciences 115
41. Science technologies/technicians 70
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 425
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 385
25. Library science 20
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 2,555
04. Architecture and related services 95
14. Engineering 430
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 605
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 535
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 525
48. Precision production 355
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 175
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 135
03. Natural resources and conservation 30
Health and related fields 1,305
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 105
51. Health professions and related programs 1,190
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 830
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 390
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 290
49. Transportation and materials moving 140
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 11,435
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,585
Education 675
13. Education 675
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 325
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 55
50. Visual and performing arts 270
Humanities 330
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 25
23. English language and literature/letters 10
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 205
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 15
54. History 25
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 35
Social and behavioural sciences and law 780
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 155
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 200
22. Legal professions and studies 130
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 15
42. Psychology 85
45. Social sciences 190
Business, management and public administration 2,230
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 120
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 2,105
Physical and life sciences and technologies 305
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 115
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 40
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 95
41. Science technologies/technicians 55
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 370
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 350
25. Library science 15
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 1,975
04. Architecture and related services 85
14. Engineering 380
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 430
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 435
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 385
48. Precision production 255
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 130
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 110
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 1,010
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 80
51. Health professions and related programs 920
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 710
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 335
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 10
43. Security and protective services 245
49. Transportation and materials moving 115
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 16,880
In the labour force 11,990
Employed 11,475
Unemployed 510
Not in the labour force 4,895
Participation rate 71.00%
Employment rate 68.00%
Unemployment rate 4.30%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 16,880
Did not work 4,635
Worked 12,245
Worked full year full time 7,315
Worked part year and/or part time 4,935
Average weeks worked in reference year 43
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 11,985
Class of worker - not applicable 135
All classes of workers 11,850
Employee 10,720
Permanent position 9,365
Temporary position 1,360
Fixed term (1 year or more) 445
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 920
Self-employed 1,130
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 11,985
Occupation - not applicable 135
All occupations 11,850
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 280
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 2,425
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,120
3 Health occupations 885
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,645
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 430
6 Sales and service occupations 2,465
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 1,920
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 115
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 555
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 11,985
Industry - not applicable 135
All industries 11,850
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 120
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 20
22 Utilities 220
23 Construction 935
31-33 Manufacturing 1,320
41 Wholesale trade 485
44-45 Retail trade 1,565
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 395
51 Information and cultural industries 325
52 Finance and insurance 530
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 135
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 865
55 Management of companies and enterprises 20
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 305
61 Educational services 990
62 Health care and social assistance 1,610
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 250
72 Accommodation and food services 425
81 Other services (except public administration) 480
91 Public administration 855
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 11,475
Worked at home 2,535
Worked outside Canada 15
No fixed workplace address 980
Usual place of work 7,955
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 7,955
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 2,605
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 485
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 4,860
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 8,930
Car, truck or van 8,130
Car, truck or van - as a driver 7,775
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 360
Public transit 330
Walked 295
Bicycle 65
Other method 110
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 8,930
Less than 15 minutes 2,585
15 to 29 minutes 3,330
30 to 44 minutes 1,995
45 to 59 minutes 620
60 minutes and over 400
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 12,655
English 135
French 9,485
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 2,975
English and non-official language(s) 10
French and non-official language(s) 10
English, French and non-official language(s) 30
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 12,655
Official languages 12,215
English 540
French 11,675
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 19,610
Non-movers 13,455
Movers 6,160
Non-migrants 2,275
Migrants 3,885
Internal migrants 3,770
Intraprovincial migrants 3,695
Interprovincial migrants 75
External migrants 105
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