Demographics of St. Paul, Alberta

Overview
Population, 2021

5,863

0.6%
Population, 2016: 5,827
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 8.64
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 678.7
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$53,650
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$45,920
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$98,400
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$84,200
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
60.1%
Unemployment rate
6.3%
Participation rate
64.1%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$295,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,374
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,188
Population
Population, 2021 5,863
Population, 2016 5,827
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.60%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,466
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,378
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.70%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 2,284
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 2,248
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.60%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 9
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 679
National population rank, 2021 665
Province/territory population rank, 2021 80
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 5,575
Official languages 5,560
English 5,560
French 975
Non-official languages 1,060
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,370
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,185
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $53,650
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,195
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,920
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,740
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $48,520
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,115
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,040
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,725
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,600
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 470
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,160
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,125
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,520
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,365
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,475
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $60,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,160
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $21,400
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,600
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 80.80%
Employment income (%) 65.20%
Government transfers (%) 19.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 5.00%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,370
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,145
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,640
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,145
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $43,480
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,735
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,840
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,105
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $49,560
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,645
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,520
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 400
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,720
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,365
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,475
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $59,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,085
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,800
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $36,900
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 85.20%
Employment income (%) 73.40%
Government transfers (%) 14.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 2,280
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $98,400
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $84,200
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 710
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $51,700
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $44,600
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,575
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $119,500
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $102,200
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,545
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $117,500
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $100,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 615
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $100,800
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $86,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 585
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $161,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $133,500
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 300
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $74,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $69,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 890
Average total income in 2020 ($) $48,300
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $42,000
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 5,575
Canadian citizens 5,145
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,325
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,820
Not Canadian citizens 430
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 2,285
Owner 1,560
Renter 720
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 2,285
Condominium 115
Not condominium 2,170
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 2,285
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 165
2 bedrooms 540
3 bedrooms 595
4 or more bedrooms 980
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 2,285
1 to 4 rooms 545
5 rooms 355
6 rooms 285
7 rooms 310
8 or more rooms 790
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 2,285
1960 or before 295
1961 to 1980 1,000
1981 to 1990 240
1991 to 2000 260
2001 to 2005 90
2006 to 2010 195
2011 to 2015 135
2016 to 2021 60
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 2,285
15 to 24 years 145
25 to 34 years 340
35 to 44 years 460
45 to 54 years 320
55 to 64 years 400
65 to 74 years 300
75 to 84 years 230
85 years and over 95
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 2,260
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,785
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 475
30% to less than 100% 455
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,565
% of owner households with a mortgage 56.20%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 15.00%
% in core housing need 3.20%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,280
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,374
Median value of dwellings ($) $278,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $295,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,100
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,188
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,370
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 995
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,370
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,715
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 355
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,365
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,370
No certificate, diploma or degree 875
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,415
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,085
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,345
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 455
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 165
Apprenticeship certificate 290
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 740
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 150
Bachelor’s degree or higher 735
Bachelor's degree 555
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 20
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 30
Master's degree 115
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,715
No certificate, diploma or degree 315
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 830
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,565
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 960
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 285
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 90
Apprenticeship certificate 190
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 560
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 120
Bachelor’s degree or higher 610
Bachelor's degree 450
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 15
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 35
Master's degree 95
Earned doctorate 10
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 4,370
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,285
Education 285
13. Education 285
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 15
Humanities 40
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 10
23. English language and literature/letters 15
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 0
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 130
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 15
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 45
22. Legal professions and studies 15
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 30
45. Social sciences 15
Business, management and public administration 365
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 65
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 295
Physical and life sciences and technologies 45
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 30
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 65
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 50
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 470
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 60
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 80
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 115
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 155
48. Precision production 60
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 45
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 25
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 425
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 420
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 200
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 120
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 45
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 2,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,150
Education 200
13. Education 200
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 15
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 15
Humanities 35
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 10
23. English language and literature/letters 0
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 0
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 95
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 25
22. Legal professions and studies 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 25
45. Social sciences 15
Business, management and public administration 290
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 65
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 230
Physical and life sciences and technologies 40
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 25
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 55
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 50
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 330
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 45
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 45
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 90
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 105
48. Precision production 45
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 25
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 20
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 335
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 335
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 135
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 70
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
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 4,370
In the labour force 2,800
Employed 2,625
Unemployed 175
Not in the labour force 1,565
Participation rate 64.10%
Employment rate 60.10%
Unemployment rate 6.30%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 4,370
Did not work 1,620
Worked 2,745
Worked full year full time 1,525
Worked part year and/or part time 1,225
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 2,805
Class of worker - not applicable 40
All classes of workers 2,760
Employee 2,450
Permanent position 1,990
Temporary position 460
Fixed term (1 year or more) 160
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 305
Self-employed 305
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 2,805
Occupation - not applicable 40
All occupations 2,760
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 15
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 330
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 65
3 Health occupations 325
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 515
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 40
6 Sales and service occupations 805
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 470
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 140
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 60
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 2,805
Industry - not applicable 40
All industries 2,760
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 30
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 195
22 Utilities 10
23 Construction 145
31-33 Manufacturing 35
41 Wholesale trade 35
44-45 Retail trade 435
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 70
51 Information and cultural industries 40
52 Finance and insurance 60
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 30
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 55
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 90
61 Educational services 310
62 Health care and social assistance 595
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 50
72 Accommodation and food services 220
81 Other services (except public administration) 145
91 Public administration 205
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 2,625
Worked at home 170
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 370
Usual place of work 2,085
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 2,080
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,695
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 300
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 85
Commute to a different province or territory 10
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 2,455
Car, truck or van 2,090
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,935
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 150
Public transit 0
Walked 315
Bicycle 10
Other method 30
Total - Commuting duration for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 2,455
Less than 15 minutes 1,665
15 to 29 minutes 355
30 to 44 minutes 230
45 to 59 minutes 100
60 minutes and over 100
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 3,005
English 2,920
French 15
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 50
English and non-official language(s) 20
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 3,005
Official languages 2,990
English 2,960
French 25
Non-official languages 15
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 5,190
Non-movers 2,795
Movers 2,400
Non-migrants 1,090
Migrants 1,310
Internal migrants 1,145
Intraprovincial migrants 960
Interprovincial migrants 195
External migrants 160
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