Demographics of Kimberley, British Columbia

Overview
Population, 2021

8,115

9.3%
Population, 2016: 7,425
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 60.51
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 134.1
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$52,100
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$44,840
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$93,100
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$80,300
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
56.2%
Unemployment rate
7.7%
Participation rate
60.9%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$408,800
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,102
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,076
Population
Population, 2021 8,115
Population, 2016 7,425
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 9.30%
Total private dwellings, 2021 4,263
Total private dwellings, 2016 4,225
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.90%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 3,595
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 3,328
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 8.00%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 61
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 134
National population rank, 2021 508
Province/territory population rank, 2021 73
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 7,945
Official languages 7,935
English 7,935
French 550
Non-official languages 690
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,610
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,430
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,100
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,430
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,840
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,980
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,360
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,610
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $46,280
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,385
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,810
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 735
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,860
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,550
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,940
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,610
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,875
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $69,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $71,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,080
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $21,800
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $33,640
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 81.00%
Employment income (%) 63.70%
Government transfers (%) 19.00%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 5.20%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.10%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,610
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,330
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,920
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,340
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $42,880
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,940
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,080
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,850
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,040
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,390
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,710
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 620
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,520
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,610
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,875
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $63,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $69,400
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,965
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,600
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $40,440
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 86.80%
Employment income (%) 69.40%
Government transfers (%) 13.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 3,595
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $93,100
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $80,300
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,085
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $51,200
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $44,400
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 2,510
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $111,300
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $95,800
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,410
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $111,900
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $96,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,205
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $97,800
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $85,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 865
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $141,200
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $119,800
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 300
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $82,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $72,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,350
Average total income in 2020 ($) $48,160
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $41,920
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 7,945
Canadian citizens 7,635
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,565
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 6,070
Not Canadian citizens 310
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 3,595
Owner 2,810
Renter 785
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 3,595
Condominium 315
Not condominium 3,285
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 3,595
No bedrooms 15
1 bedroom 385
2 bedrooms 965
3 bedrooms 1,315
4 or more bedrooms 915
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 3,595
1 to 4 rooms 795
5 rooms 540
6 rooms 665
7 rooms 505
8 or more rooms 1,095
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 3,595
1960 or before 1,590
1961 to 1980 895
1981 to 1990 170
1991 to 2000 290
2001 to 2005 160
2006 to 2010 190
2011 to 2015 85
2016 to 2021 205
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 3,595
15 to 24 years 45
25 to 34 years 440
35 to 44 years 670
45 to 54 years 585
55 to 64 years 690
65 to 74 years 710
75 to 84 years 335
85 years and over 125
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 3,585
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 3,130
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 465
30% to less than 100% 435
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 2,810
% of owner households with a mortgage 52.70%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 8.90%
% in core housing need 2.20%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $930
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,102
Median value of dwellings ($) $400,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $408,800
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $990
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,076
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,610
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 915
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 5,695
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 4,185
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 265
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,920
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,610
No certificate, diploma or degree 760
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,980
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,875
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,385
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 730
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 220
Apprenticeship certificate 510
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,500
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 155
Bachelor’s degree or higher 1,490
Bachelor's degree 945
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 85
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 40
Master's degree 365
Earned doctorate 50
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 4,185
No certificate, diploma or degree 210
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,165
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,815
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,690
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 470
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 135
Apprenticeship certificate 335
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,120
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 110
Bachelor’s degree or higher 1,120
Bachelor's degree 700
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 75
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 35
Master's degree 270
Earned doctorate 35
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 6,610
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,740
Education 365
13. Education 365
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 130
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 15
50. Visual and performing arts 120
Humanities 140
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 25
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 40
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 20
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 320
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 15
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 40
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 55
22. Legal professions and studies 30
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 10
42. Psychology 60
45. Social sciences 110
Business, management and public administration 610
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 65
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 545
Physical and life sciences and technologies 185
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 80
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 35
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 65
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 85
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 50
25. Library science 15
27. Mathematics and statistics 30
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 895
04. Architecture and related services 20
14. Engineering 80
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 230
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 235
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 210
48. Precision production 120
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 205
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 70
03. Natural resources and conservation 135
Health and related fields 700
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 90
51. Health professions and related programs 595
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 10
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 240
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 55
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 4,190
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,375
Education 205
13. Education 205
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 115
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 105
Humanities 100
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 15
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 25
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 15
39. Theology and religious vocations 15
54. History 15
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 265
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 40
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 40
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 40
45. Social sciences 100
Business, management and public administration 485
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 45
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 435
Physical and life sciences and technologies 135
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 60
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 30
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 40
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 60
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 635
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 65
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 170
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 160
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 145
48. Precision production 85
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 170
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 60
03. Natural resources and conservation 110
Health and related fields 470
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 70
51. Health professions and related programs 390
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 180
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 40
49. Transportation and materials moving 15
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 6,610
In the labour force 4,025
Employed 3,715
Unemployed 310
Not in the labour force 2,585
Participation rate 60.90%
Employment rate 56.20%
Unemployment rate 7.70%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 6,610
Did not work 2,475
Worked 4,130
Worked full year full time 1,925
Worked part year and/or part time 2,210
Average weeks worked in reference year 40
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 4,020
Class of worker - not applicable 55
All classes of workers 3,970
Employee 3,310
Permanent position 2,535
Temporary position 775
Fixed term (1 year or more) 160
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 620
Self-employed 655
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 4,020
Occupation - not applicable 55
All occupations 3,970
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 15
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 470
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 385
3 Health occupations 335
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 560
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 140
6 Sales and service occupations 885
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 835
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 200
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 145
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 4,020
Industry - not applicable 55
All industries 3,970
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 50
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 260
22 Utilities 35
23 Construction 275
31-33 Manufacturing 235
41 Wholesale trade 50
44-45 Retail trade 445
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 150
51 Information and cultural industries 25
52 Finance and insurance 50
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 65
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 265
55 Management of companies and enterprises 25
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 165
61 Educational services 295
62 Health care and social assistance 530
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 270
72 Accommodation and food services 325
81 Other services (except public administration) 150
91 Public administration 290
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 3,715
Worked at home 600
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 665
Usual place of work 2,445
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 2,445
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,235
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 1,035
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 35
Commute to a different province or territory 135
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 3,110
Car, truck or van 2,615
Car, truck or van - as a driver 2,435
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 180
Public transit 50
Walked 275
Bicycle 65
Other method 105
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 3,110
Less than 15 minutes 1,260
15 to 29 minutes 935
30 to 44 minutes 575
45 to 59 minutes 110
60 minutes and over 225
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 4,440
English 4,360
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 35
English and non-official language(s) 25
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 4,440
Official languages 4,405
English 4,395
French 10
Non-official languages 15
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 7,610
Non-movers 4,105
Movers 3,510
Non-migrants 1,225
Migrants 2,285
Internal migrants 2,090
Intraprovincial migrants 1,125
Interprovincial migrants 965
External migrants 200
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