Demographics of Langley, British Columbia

Overview
Population, 2021

28,963

11.9%
Population, 2016: 25,888
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 10.18
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 2845.2
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$48,880
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$42,480
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$89,400
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$77,800
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
60.9%
Unemployment rate
6.9%
Participation rate
65.4%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$688,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,584
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,290
Population
Population, 2021 28,963
Population, 2016 25,888
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 11.90%
Total private dwellings, 2021 13,271
Total private dwellings, 2016 12,264
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 8.20%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 12,598
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 11,840
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 6.40%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 10
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 2,845
National population rank, 2021 161
Province/territory population rank, 2021 30
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 28,030
Official languages 27,565
English 27,545
French 1,310
Non-official languages 7,210
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 23,615
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 23,040
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $48,880
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 23,080
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,480
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 20,375
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,400
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 16,815
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,000
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 19,675
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,250
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,340
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,100
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,125
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,750
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 23,615
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 8,670
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $60,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $66,700
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,355
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $20,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,720
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 80.40%
Employment income (%) 70.20%
Government transfers (%) 19.60%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.00%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.80%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 23,615
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 22,425
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,880
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 22,475
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $40,120
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 20,260
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $44,760
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 17,315
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $45,440
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 15,445
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,340
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,610
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,960
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 23,615
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 8,560
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $56,800
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $62,800
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,005
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,680
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 86.20%
Employment income (%) 74.80%
Government transfers (%) 13.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.20%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 12,595
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $89,400
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $77,800
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 4,480
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $50,960
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $44,200
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 8,115
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $110,600
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $96,300
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 7,670
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $110,100
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $95,800
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,010
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $99,600
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $86,300
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,015
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $137,800
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $119,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,335
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $72,800
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $65,900
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,780
Average total income in 2020 ($) $48,680
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $42,360
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 28,030
Canadian citizens 25,315
Canadian citizens aged under 18 4,840
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 20,475
Not Canadian citizens 2,715
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 12,595
Owner 7,920
Renter 4,680
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 12,595
Condominium 5,730
Not condominium 6,865
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 12,595
No bedrooms 150
1 bedroom 2,675
2 bedrooms 5,405
3 bedrooms 2,605
4 or more bedrooms 1,755
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 12,595
1 to 4 rooms 6,145
5 rooms 2,175
6 rooms 1,340
7 rooms 1,010
8 or more rooms 1,930
Average number of rooms per dwelling 5
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 12,595
1960 or before 475
1961 to 1980 4,320
1981 to 1990 1,975
1991 to 2000 2,625
2001 to 2005 570
2006 to 2010 785
2011 to 2015 665
2016 to 2021 1,180
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 12,595
15 to 24 years 250
25 to 34 years 2,080
35 to 44 years 2,325
45 to 54 years 2,185
55 to 64 years 2,210
65 to 74 years 1,920
75 to 84 years 1,205
85 years and over 425
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 12,580
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 9,225
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 3,355
30% to less than 100% 3,095
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 7,920
% of owner households with a mortgage 68.40%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 20.60%
% in core housing need 13.00%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,480
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,584
Median value of dwellings ($) $548,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $688,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,280
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,290
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 23,615
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,415
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 19,200
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 15,785
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,060
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 13,725
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 23,615
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,735
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 7,970
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 11,905
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 7,865
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,480
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 890
Apprenticeship certificate 1,590
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 4,405
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 975
Bachelor’s degree or higher 4,040
Bachelor's degree 2,805
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 345
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 75
Master's degree 740
Earned doctorate 80
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 15,785
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,700
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,885
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 9,205
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 5,820
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,775
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 600
Apprenticeship certificate 1,180
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 3,305
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 740
Bachelor’s degree or higher 3,380
Bachelor's degree 2,370
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 275
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 55
Master's degree 620
Earned doctorate 65
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 23,615
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 11,710
Education 745
13. Education 745
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 355
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 55
50. Visual and performing arts 300
Humanities 600
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 75
23. English language and literature/letters 115
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 185
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 10
38. Philosophy and religious studies 85
39. Theology and religious vocations 35
54. History 65
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 25
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,310
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 100
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 310
22. Legal professions and studies 175
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 40
42. Psychology 245
45. Social sciences 430
Business, management and public administration 2,450
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 135
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 2,315
Physical and life sciences and technologies 295
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 130
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 100
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 75
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 440
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 360
25. Library science 25
27. Mathematics and statistics 40
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 2,775
04. Architecture and related services 45
14. Engineering 395
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 480
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 820
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 625
48. Precision production 410
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 290
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 240
03. Natural resources and conservation 55
Health and related fields 1,850
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 125
51. Health professions and related programs 1,710
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 795
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 545
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 100
49. Transportation and materials moving 150
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 15,785
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 6,585
Education 545
13. Education 545
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 290
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 45
50. Visual and performing arts 245
Humanities 485
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 60
23. English language and literature/letters 95
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 165
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 10
38. Philosophy and religious studies 65
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 40
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 20
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,080
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 85
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 240
22. Legal professions and studies 140
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 20
42. Psychology 185
45. Social sciences 390
Business, management and public administration 1,910
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 90
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,820
Physical and life sciences and technologies 250
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 115
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 90
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 45
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 360
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 305
25. Library science 20
27. Mathematics and statistics 15
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 2,100
04. Architecture and related services 40
14. Engineering 295
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 340
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 650
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 440
48. Precision production 335
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 235
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 190
03. Natural resources and conservation 50
Health and related fields 1,360
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 95
51. Health professions and related programs 1,250
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 600
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 410
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 70
49. Transportation and materials moving 120
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 23,615
In the labour force 15,455
Employed 14,390
Unemployed 1,065
Not in the labour force 8,160
Participation rate 65.40%
Employment rate 60.90%
Unemployment rate 6.90%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 23,615
Did not work 8,100
Worked 15,520
Worked full year full time 8,850
Worked part year and/or part time 6,670
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 15,450
Class of worker - not applicable 305
All classes of workers 15,145
Employee 13,190
Permanent position 11,865
Temporary position 1,320
Fixed term (1 year or more) 425
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 890
Self-employed 1,965
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 15,450
Occupation - not applicable 305
All occupations 15,145
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 120
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 2,755
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 915
3 Health occupations 880
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,505
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 430
6 Sales and service occupations 3,875
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 3,545
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 365
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 760
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 15,450
Industry - not applicable 305
All industries 15,145
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 250
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 25
22 Utilities 95
23 Construction 1,985
31-33 Manufacturing 1,340
41 Wholesale trade 970
44-45 Retail trade 1,915
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 990
51 Information and cultural industries 275
52 Finance and insurance 495
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 260
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 835
55 Management of companies and enterprises 30
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 750
61 Educational services 890
62 Health care and social assistance 1,595
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 295
72 Accommodation and food services 730
81 Other services (except public administration) 750
91 Public administration 680
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 14,385
Worked at home 2,165
Worked outside Canada 40
No fixed workplace address 2,640
Usual place of work 9,545
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 9,545
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,740
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 7,440
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 345
Commute to a different province or territory 20
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 12,180
Car, truck or van 10,670
Car, truck or van - as a driver 9,960
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 710
Public transit 775
Walked 490
Bicycle 70
Other method 180
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 12,180
Less than 15 minutes 3,320
15 to 29 minutes 3,590
30 to 44 minutes 2,820
45 to 59 minutes 1,355
60 minutes and over 1,095
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 16,470
English 15,615
French 0
Non-official language 195
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 195
English and French 110
English and non-official language(s) 530
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 16,470
Official languages 16,070
English 16,050
French 20
Non-official languages 260
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 26,420
Non-movers 13,590
Movers 12,835
Non-migrants 2,245
Migrants 10,590
Internal migrants 9,355
Intraprovincial migrants 8,475
Interprovincial migrants 880
External migrants 1,235
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