Demographics of Trail, British Columbia

Overview
Population, 2021

7,920

2.7%
Population, 2016: 7,709
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 34.9
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 226.9
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$47,920
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$41,840
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$82,300
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$71,900
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
49%
Unemployment rate
7.9%
Participation rate
53.2%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$342,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$952
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$936
Population
Population, 2021 7,920
Population, 2016 7,709
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 3,973
Total private dwellings, 2016 3,990
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -0.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 3,736
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 3,681
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.50%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 35
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 227
National population rank, 2021 519
Province/territory population rank, 2021 76
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 7,605
Official languages 7,585
English 7,585
French 200
Non-official languages 865
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,575
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,420
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,920
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,425
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $41,840
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,625
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,040
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,300
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,000
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,640
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,620
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 605
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $5,120
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,425
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,140
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,575
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,690
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $63,200
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $72,500
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,680
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $19,400
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,600
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 76.80%
Employment income (%) 58.80%
Government transfers (%) 23.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.00%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 5.50%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.20%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,575
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,325
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,000
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,345
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $39,200
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,690
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $42,360
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,630
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $40,400
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,800
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,380
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 495
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,020
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,575
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,670
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $60,800
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $69,400
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,645
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $24,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $33,600
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 82.80%
Employment income (%) 64.40%
Government transfers (%) 17.10%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.00%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 3,740
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $82,300
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $71,900
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,475
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $46,280
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $40,720
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 2,260
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $105,800
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $92,300
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,120
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $105,700
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $91,900
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,025
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $94,600
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $82,400
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 650
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $140,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $119,400
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 405
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $76,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $69,200
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,875
Average total income in 2020 ($) $44,480
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $39,400
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 7,605
Canadian citizens 7,230
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,200
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 6,030
Not Canadian citizens 375
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 3,740
Owner 2,575
Renter 1,165
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 3,740
Condominium 65
Not condominium 3,670
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 3,740
No bedrooms 10
1 bedroom 390
2 bedrooms 1,055
3 bedrooms 1,345
4 or more bedrooms 945
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 3,740
1 to 4 rooms 820
5 rooms 585
6 rooms 610
7 rooms 510
8 or more rooms 1,205
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 3,740
1960 or before 2,365
1961 to 1980 905
1981 to 1990 125
1991 to 2000 180
2001 to 2005 25
2006 to 2010 85
2011 to 2015 35
2016 to 2021 15
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 3,740
15 to 24 years 90
25 to 34 years 440
35 to 44 years 485
45 to 54 years 570
55 to 64 years 810
65 to 74 years 740
75 to 84 years 390
85 years and over 210
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 3,735
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 3,160
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 570
30% to less than 100% 530
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 2,570
% of owner households with a mortgage 54.70%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 7.60%
% in core housing need 1.80%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $795
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $952
Median value of dwellings ($) $310,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $342,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $870
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $936
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,575
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,205
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 5,375
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,875
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 455
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,420
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 6,575
No certificate, diploma or degree 970
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,200
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,410
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,585
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 815
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 285
Apprenticeship certificate 530
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,595
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 175
Bachelor’s degree or higher 820
Bachelor's degree 550
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 75
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 15
Master's degree 160
Earned doctorate 15
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,870
No certificate, diploma or degree 340
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,275
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,255
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,660
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 480
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 185
Apprenticeship certificate 295
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,075
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 105
Bachelor’s degree or higher 595
Bachelor's degree 410
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 50
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 20
Master's degree 115
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 6,580
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,170
Education 200
13. Education 200
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 55
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 20
50. Visual and performing arts 40
Humanities 125
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 55
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 15
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 15
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 255
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 85
22. Legal professions and studies 55
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 75
Business, management and public administration 685
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 85
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 600
Physical and life sciences and technologies 55
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 15
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 10
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 20
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 85
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 60
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 20
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 990
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 130
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 245
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 330
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 165
48. Precision production 110
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 50
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 40
03. Natural resources and conservation 10
Health and related fields 640
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 50
51. Health professions and related programs 580
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 255
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 195
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 10
43. Security and protective services 25
49. Transportation and materials moving 25
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 3,875
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,625
Education 115
13. Education 115
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 45
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 15
50. Visual and performing arts 30
Humanities 75
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 25
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 15
39. Theology and religious vocations 10
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 180
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 65
22. Legal professions and studies 40
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 10
45. Social sciences 45
Business, management and public administration 460
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 70
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 395
Physical and life sciences and technologies 45
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 20
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 50
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 45
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 620
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 105
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 165
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 195
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 90
48. Precision production 50
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 30
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 30
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 425
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 35
51. Health professions and related programs 380
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 195
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 155
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 15
49. Transportation and materials moving 20
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 6,575
In the labour force 3,495
Employed 3,220
Unemployed 275
Not in the labour force 3,080
Participation rate 53.20%
Employment rate 49.00%
Unemployment rate 7.90%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 6,580
Did not work 3,070
Worked 3,505
Worked full year full time 1,720
Worked part year and/or part time 1,785
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 3,500
Class of worker - not applicable 65
All classes of workers 3,435
Employee 3,045
Permanent position 2,425
Temporary position 620
Fixed term (1 year or more) 180
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 435
Self-employed 395
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 3,500
Occupation - not applicable 65
All occupations 3,435
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 0
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 480
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 165
3 Health occupations 275
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 335
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 60
6 Sales and service occupations 1,100
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 645
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 70
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 305
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 3,500
Industry - not applicable 65
All industries 3,435
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 20
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 80
22 Utilities 60
23 Construction 235
31-33 Manufacturing 415
41 Wholesale trade 80
44-45 Retail trade 530
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 125
51 Information and cultural industries 25
52 Finance and insurance 70
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 45
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 130
55 Management of companies and enterprises 25
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 170
61 Educational services 200
62 Health care and social assistance 560
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 60
72 Accommodation and food services 285
81 Other services (except public administration) 180
91 Public administration 140
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 3,225
Worked at home 290
Worked outside Canada 10
No fixed workplace address 420
Usual place of work 2,495
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 2,495
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,815
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 305
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 315
Commute to a different province or territory 65
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 2,920
Car, truck or van 2,500
Car, truck or van - as a driver 2,280
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 220
Public transit 65
Walked 295
Bicycle 15
Other method 40
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 2,920
Less than 15 minutes 1,985
15 to 29 minutes 630
30 to 44 minutes 185
45 to 59 minutes 40
60 minutes and over 80
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 3,835
English 3,825
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 0
English and non-official language(s) 10
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 3,835
Official languages 3,830
English 3,830
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 7,380
Non-movers 4,390
Movers 2,990
Non-migrants 945
Migrants 2,045
Internal migrants 1,795
Intraprovincial migrants 1,485
Interprovincial migrants 310
External migrants 250
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