Demographics of Devon, Alberta

Overview
Population, 2021

6,545

-0.5%
Population, 2016: 6,578
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 14.26
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 459.1
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$54,550
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$46,120
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$107,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$90,700
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
59.3%
Unemployment rate
9.6%
Participation rate
65.8%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$343,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,542
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,425
Population
Population, 2021 6,545
Population, 2016 6,578
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -0.50%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,588
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,493
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.80%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 2,496
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 2,415
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.40%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 14
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 459
National population rank, 2021 610
Province/territory population rank, 2021 74
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 6,435
Official languages 6,430
English 6,430
French 165
Non-official languages 480
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,140
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,910
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $54,550
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,910
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $46,120
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,390
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $50,360
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,640
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $51,800
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,350
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $10,770
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 580
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,080
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,300
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,840
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,135
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,725
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $68,500
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $77,200
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,510
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $19,800
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $31,840
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 82.60%
Employment income (%) 70.40%
Government transfers (%) 17.50%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.90%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,140
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,795
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $55,700
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,795
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,800
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,415
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $53,400
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,685
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $55,300
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,025
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,850
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 440
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,400
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,135
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,705
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $66,500
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $77,400
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,435
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $41,160
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 88.20%
Employment income (%) 76.20%
Government transfers (%) 11.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.20%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 2,495
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $107,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $90,700
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 555
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $61,400
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $51,200
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,945
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $120,300
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $101,900
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,875
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $119,600
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $101,100
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 710
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $113,200
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $95,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 825
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $142,400
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $119,600
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 280
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $72,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $65,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 770
Average total income in 2020 ($) $56,900
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $48,000
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 6,435
Canadian citizens 6,280
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,535
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 4,740
Not Canadian citizens 155
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 2,500
Owner 1,930
Renter 565
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 2,500
Condominium 265
Not condominium 2,235
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 2,500
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 120
2 bedrooms 480
3 bedrooms 970
4 or more bedrooms 935
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 2,500
1 to 4 rooms 385
5 rooms 335
6 rooms 490
7 rooms 435
8 or more rooms 855
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 2,500
1960 or before 310
1961 to 1980 855
1981 to 1990 210
1991 to 2000 375
2001 to 2005 405
2006 to 2010 145
2011 to 2015 105
2016 to 2021 90
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 2,500
15 to 24 years 40
25 to 34 years 355
35 to 44 years 475
45 to 54 years 495
55 to 64 years 535
65 to 74 years 375
75 to 84 years 180
85 years and over 40
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 2,490
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,930
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 555
30% to less than 100% 525
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,930
% of owner households with a mortgage 67.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 15.10%
% in core housing need 5.80%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,640
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,542
Median value of dwellings ($) $332,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $343,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,350
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,425
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,135
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,075
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,065
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,435
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 470
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,960
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,140
No certificate, diploma or degree 890
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,750
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,500
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,955
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 695
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 130
Apprenticeship certificate 565
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,090
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 175
Bachelor’s degree or higher 540
Bachelor's degree 445
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 15
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 0
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 3,430
No certificate, diploma or degree 345
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,150
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,940
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,485
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 515
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 80
Apprenticeship certificate 430
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 830
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 145
Bachelor’s degree or higher 455
Bachelor's degree 380
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 10
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 0
Master's degree 55
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 5,135
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,635
Education 195
13. Education 195
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 60
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 55
Humanities 85
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 30
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 20
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 165
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 40
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 40
22. Legal professions and studies 45
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 25
Business, management and public administration 410
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 55
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 360
Physical and life sciences and technologies 50
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 25
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 15
41. Science technologies/technicians 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 75
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 70
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 815
04. Architecture and related services 15
14. Engineering 45
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 170
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 210
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 240
48. Precision production 125
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 70
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 35
03. Natural resources and conservation 35
Health and related fields 355
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 10
51. Health professions and related programs 340
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 205
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 110
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 55
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 3,435
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,490
Education 120
13. Education 120
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 45
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 45
Humanities 75
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 25
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 10
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 20
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 145
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 35
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 35
22. Legal professions and studies 35
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 10
45. Social sciences 20
Business, management and public administration 320
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 35
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 285
Physical and life sciences and technologies 50
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 20
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 15
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 65
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 60
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 630
04. Architecture and related services 15
14. Engineering 45
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 125
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 170
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 160
48. Precision production 120
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 55
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 30
03. Natural resources and conservation 25
Health and related fields 275
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 10
51. Health professions and related programs 260
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 75
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 55
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 5,140
In the labour force 3,380
Employed 3,050
Unemployed 325
Not in the labour force 1,760
Participation rate 65.80%
Employment rate 59.30%
Unemployment rate 9.60%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 5,135
Did not work 1,760
Worked 3,375
Worked full year full time 1,760
Worked part year and/or part time 1,615
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 3,375
Class of worker - not applicable 85
All classes of workers 3,290
Employee 2,810
Permanent position 2,360
Temporary position 450
Fixed term (1 year or more) 120
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 330
Self-employed 485
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 3,375
Occupation - not applicable 85
All occupations 3,290
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 20
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 555
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 155
3 Health occupations 175
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 340
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 100
6 Sales and service occupations 720
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 950
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 165
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 105
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 3,375
Industry - not applicable 85
All industries 3,290
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 30
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 215
22 Utilities 35
23 Construction 380
31-33 Manufacturing 170
41 Wholesale trade 170
44-45 Retail trade 375
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 270
51 Information and cultural industries 30
52 Finance and insurance 90
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 55
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 175
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 125
61 Educational services 230
62 Health care and social assistance 290
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 75
72 Accommodation and food services 170
81 Other services (except public administration) 195
91 Public administration 210
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 3,055
Worked at home 465
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 610
Usual place of work 1,980
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,980
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 640
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 1,305
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 25
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 2,590
Car, truck or van 2,370
Car, truck or van - as a driver 2,215
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 155
Public transit 10
Walked 75
Bicycle 10
Other method 115
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 2,590
Less than 15 minutes 710
15 to 29 minutes 835
30 to 44 minutes 715
45 to 59 minutes 220
60 minutes and over 115
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 3,610
English 3,560
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 20
English and non-official language(s) 30
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 3,610
Official languages 3,605
English 3,600
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 6,115
Non-movers 3,930
Movers 2,185
Non-migrants 745
Migrants 1,435
Internal migrants 1,365
Intraprovincial migrants 1,200
Interprovincial migrants 165
External migrants 70
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