Demographics of Barrhead, Alberta

Overview
Population, 2021

4,320

-5.7%
Population, 2016: 4,579
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 8.2
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 527.1
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$49,080
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$42,480
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$84,600
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$73,400
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
51%
Unemployment rate
10.5%
Participation rate
57%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$277,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,184
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,036
Population
Population, 2021 4,320
Population, 2016 4,579
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -5.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 1,983
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,009
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -1.30%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 1,833
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 1,912
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -4.10%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 8
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 527
National population rank, 2021 813
Province/territory population rank, 2021 95
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 3,995
Official languages 3,985
English 3,985
French 170
Non-official languages 630
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,240
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,160
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $49,080
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,170
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,480
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,780
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,600
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,115
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,360
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,820
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,980
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 310
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,900
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 650
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,740
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,240
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 920
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $59,600
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,800
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 925
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $23,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,250
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 76.40%
Employment income (%) 61.80%
Government transfers (%) 23.60%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.60%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.50%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.70%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,240
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,130
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $48,560
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,130
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,600
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,800
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $44,400
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,160
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,880
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,800
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,910
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 275
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,400
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,240
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 890
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $60,400
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $66,200
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 925
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,400
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $37,000
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 81.80%
Employment income (%) 66.40%
Government transfers (%) 18.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 1,835
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $84,600
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $73,400
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 705
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $47,500
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $41,400
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,130
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $107,600
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $93,400
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,050
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $110,200
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $95,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 440
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $100,000
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $86,400
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 445
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $136,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $116,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 155
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $70,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $63,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 910
Average total income in 2020 ($) $43,200
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $38,100
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 3,995
Canadian citizens 3,795
Canadian citizens aged under 18 810
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 2,985
Not Canadian citizens 200
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 1,835
Owner 1,195
Renter 635
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 1,835
Condominium 135
Not condominium 1,700
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 1,835
No bedrooms 10
1 bedroom 165
2 bedrooms 525
3 bedrooms 545
4 or more bedrooms 590
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 1,835
1 to 4 rooms 475
5 rooms 265
6 rooms 220
7 rooms 255
8 or more rooms 620
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 1,835
1960 or before 235
1961 to 1980 745
1981 to 1990 310
1991 to 2000 150
2001 to 2005 85
2006 to 2010 135
2011 to 2015 110
2016 to 2021 65
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 1,835
15 to 24 years 55
25 to 34 years 245
35 to 44 years 260
45 to 54 years 280
55 to 64 years 315
65 to 74 years 340
75 to 84 years 245
85 years and over 90
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 1,830
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,390
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 440
30% to less than 100% 430
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,195
% of owner households with a mortgage 51.00%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 14.60%
% in core housing need 1.30%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,184
Median value of dwellings ($) $250,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $277,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $980
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,036
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,240
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 890
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,350
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 1,925
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 390
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,540
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,245
No certificate, diploma or degree 760
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 950
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,535
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,075
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 425
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 145
Apprenticeship certificate 280
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 545
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 105
Bachelor’s degree or higher 455
Bachelor's degree 345
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 20
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 20
Master's degree 65
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 1,930
No certificate, diploma or degree 335
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 585
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,010
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 695
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 255
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 75
Apprenticeship certificate 175
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 385
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 60
Bachelor’s degree or higher 315
Bachelor's degree 250
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 0
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 15
Master's degree 50
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 3,245
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,710
Education 170
13. Education 170
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 25
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 25
Humanities 50
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 35
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 80
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 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 30
45. Social sciences 30
Business, management and public administration 245
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 25
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 215
Physical and life sciences and technologies 30
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 25
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 15
25. Library science 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 355
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 10
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 60
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 115
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 125
48. Precision production 50
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 55
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 35
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 350
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 25
51. Health professions and related programs 325
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 150
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 85
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 35
49. Transportation and materials moving 25
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 1,930
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 915
Education 75
13. Education 75
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 20
Humanities 45
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 25
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 50
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 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 20
45. Social sciences 15
Business, management and public administration 175
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 20
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 155
Physical and life sciences and technologies 15
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 10
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 245
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 10
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 30
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 90
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 85
48. Precision production 35
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 35
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 20
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 235
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 20
51. Health professions and related programs 215
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 85
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 50
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 20
49. Transportation and materials moving 15
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 3,245
In the labour force 1,850
Employed 1,655
Unemployed 195
Not in the labour force 1,390
Participation rate 57.00%
Employment rate 51.00%
Unemployment rate 10.50%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 3,245
Did not work 1,305
Worked 1,940
Worked full year full time 945
Worked part year and/or part time 990
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 1,850
Class of worker - not applicable 50
All classes of workers 1,800
Employee 1,535
Permanent position 1,270
Temporary position 265
Fixed term (1 year or more) 85
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 180
Self-employed 260
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 1,850
Occupation - not applicable 50
All occupations 1,800
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 0
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 245
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 45
3 Health occupations 215
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 265
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 30
6 Sales and service occupations 420
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 430
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 70
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 80
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 1,850
Industry - not applicable 50
All industries 1,800
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 60
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 40
22 Utilities 10
23 Construction 160
31-33 Manufacturing 100
41 Wholesale trade 45
44-45 Retail trade 220
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 65
51 Information and cultural industries 20
52 Finance and insurance 50
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 10
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 55
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 60
61 Educational services 150
62 Health care and social assistance 390
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 50
72 Accommodation and food services 85
81 Other services (except public administration) 100
91 Public administration 115
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 1,655
Worked at home 120
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 220
Usual place of work 1,320
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,320
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,090
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 140
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 80
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 1,540
Car, truck or van 1,330
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,275
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 50
Public transit 0
Walked 195
Bicycle 0
Other method 20
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 1,540
Less than 15 minutes 1,080
15 to 29 minutes 185
30 to 44 minutes 130
45 to 59 minutes 35
60 minutes and over 110
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 2,070
English 2,045
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 15
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 2,070
Official languages 2,065
English 2,065
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 3,750
Non-movers 2,245
Movers 1,500
Non-migrants 605
Migrants 895
Internal migrants 855
Intraprovincial migrants 780
Interprovincial migrants 75
External migrants 35
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