Demographics of Drumheller, Alberta

Overview
Population, 2021

7,909

-0.9%
Population, 2016: 7,982
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 107.56
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 73.5
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$52,050
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$44,320
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$90,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$77,300
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
58.3%
Unemployment rate
8.8%
Participation rate
63.9%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$276,400
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,288
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,026
Population
Population, 2021 7,909
Population, 2016 7,982
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -0.90%
Total private dwellings, 2021 3,557
Total private dwellings, 2016 3,471
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.50%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 3,198
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 3,164
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.10%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 108
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 74
National population rank, 2021 520
Province/territory population rank, 2021 60
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 6,930
Official languages 6,910
English 6,910
French 180
Non-official languages 875
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,810
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,580
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,050
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,580
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,320
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,915
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,680
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,045
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,480
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,955
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,290
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 510
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,280
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,275
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,640
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,810
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,895
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $62,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,655
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $18,400
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,320
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 80.80%
Employment income (%) 63.40%
Government transfers (%) 19.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.50%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.80%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,810
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,520
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,800
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,520
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $42,920
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,885
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $48,920
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,050
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $48,160
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,750
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,710
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 405
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,600
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,810
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,895
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $60,400
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,400
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,560
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $34,640
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 85.20%
Employment income (%) 69.60%
Government transfers (%) 14.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.10%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 3,200
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $90,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $77,300
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,165
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $52,200
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $44,100
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 2,035
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $112,800
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $96,300
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,950
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $111,400
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $95,100
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 915
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $104,000
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $88,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 690
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $142,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $120,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 310
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $67,500
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $61,600
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,420
Average total income in 2020 ($) $51,400
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $43,520
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 6,935
Canadian citizens 6,520
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,305
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 5,220
Not Canadian citizens 410
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 3,195
Owner 2,265
Renter 930
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 3,195
Condominium 130
Not condominium 3,070
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 3,195
No bedrooms 20
1 bedroom 285
2 bedrooms 790
3 bedrooms 1,045
4 or more bedrooms 1,060
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 3,195
1 to 4 rooms 725
5 rooms 545
6 rooms 435
7 rooms 340
8 or more rooms 1,155
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 3,195
1960 or before 890
1961 to 1980 1,110
1981 to 1990 455
1991 to 2000 280
2001 to 2005 115
2006 to 2010 180
2011 to 2015 110
2016 to 2021 55
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 3,195
15 to 24 years 85
25 to 34 years 420
35 to 44 years 470
45 to 54 years 560
55 to 64 years 720
65 to 74 years 505
75 to 84 years 335
85 years and over 100
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 3,185
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 2,540
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 640
30% to less than 100% 590
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 2,265
% of owner households with a mortgage 57.80%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 13.80%
% in core housing need 3.10%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,110
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,288
Median value of dwellings ($) $250,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $276,400
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,000
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,026
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,810
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,255
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,555
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,670
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 555
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,120
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,810
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,095
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,940
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,780
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,900
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 595
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 145
Apprenticeship certificate 450
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,170
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 130
Bachelor’s degree or higher 875
Bachelor's degree 655
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 65
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 35
Master's degree 110
Earned doctorate 10
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,675
No certificate, diploma or degree 460
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,160
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,055
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,370
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 415
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 105
Apprenticeship certificate 305
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 860
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 95
Bachelor’s degree or higher 685
Bachelor's degree 510
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 60
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 30
Master's degree 90
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 5,810
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,035
Education 215
13. Education 215
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 60
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 50
Humanities 95
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 20
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 25
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 35
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 195
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 10
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 50
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 40
45. Social sciences 70
Business, management and public administration 480
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 60
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 415
Physical and life sciences and technologies 50
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 30
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 10
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 15
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 60
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 40
25. Library science 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 675
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 70
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 135
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 180
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 245
48. Precision production 45
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 95
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 70
03. Natural resources and conservation 25
Health and related fields 595
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 35
51. Health professions and related programs 555
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 270
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 140
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 110
49. Transportation and materials moving 20
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 3,670
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,615
Education 150
13. Education 150
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 55
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 50
Humanities 65
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 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 0
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 10
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 40
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 35
45. Social sciences 55
Business, management and public administration 350
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 40
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 310
Physical and life sciences and technologies 25
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 15
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 40
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 490
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 65
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 105
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 130
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 165
48. Precision production 30
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 65
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 45
03. Natural resources and conservation 25
Health and related fields 430
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 20
51. Health professions and related programs 405
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 215
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 105
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 95
49. Transportation and materials moving 15
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 5,810
In the labour force 3,710
Employed 3,385
Unemployed 325
Not in the labour force 2,100
Participation rate 63.90%
Employment rate 58.30%
Unemployment rate 8.80%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 5,810
Did not work 2,085
Worked 3,725
Worked full year full time 1,945
Worked part year and/or part time 1,780
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 3,710
Class of worker - not applicable 55
All classes of workers 3,650
Employee 3,155
Permanent position 2,580
Temporary position 580
Fixed term (1 year or more) 150
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 430
Self-employed 495
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 3,710
Occupation - not applicable 55
All occupations 3,650
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 35
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 410
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 120
3 Health occupations 400
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 490
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 80
6 Sales and service occupations 1,080
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 630
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 230
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 165
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 3,710
Industry - not applicable 55
All industries 3,650
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 130
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 220
22 Utilities 65
23 Construction 190
31-33 Manufacturing 140
41 Wholesale trade 90
44-45 Retail trade 405
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 125
51 Information and cultural industries 15
52 Finance and insurance 95
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 40
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 110
55 Management of companies and enterprises 10
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 105
61 Educational services 175
62 Health care and social assistance 560
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 140
72 Accommodation and food services 425
81 Other services (except public administration) 170
91 Public administration 450
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 3,385
Worked at home 270
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 460
Usual place of work 2,650
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 2,650
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 2,395
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 90
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 130
Commute to a different province or territory 35
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 3,115
Car, truck or van 2,825
Car, truck or van - as a driver 2,630
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 190
Public transit 15
Walked 200
Bicycle 20
Other method 55
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 3,115
Less than 15 minutes 2,240
15 to 29 minutes 470
30 to 44 minutes 135
45 to 59 minutes 75
60 minutes and over 185
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 3,965
English 3,885
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 0
English and non-official language(s) 65
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 3,965
Official languages 3,945
English 3,945
French 0
Non-official languages 20
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 6,590
Non-movers 4,105
Movers 2,485
Non-migrants 1,050
Migrants 1,435
Internal migrants 1,225
Intraprovincial migrants 955
Interprovincial migrants 265
External migrants 210
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