Demographics of Cornwall, Ontario

Overview
Population, 2021

47,845

2.7%
Population, 2016: 46,589
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 61.5
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 777.9
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$41,280
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$36,520
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$72,400
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$64,100
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
45.8%
Unemployment rate
12.4%
Participation rate
52.3%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$293,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,011
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$931
Population
Population, 2021 47,845
Population, 2016 46,589
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 22,214
Total private dwellings, 2016 21,659
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.60%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 21,386
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 20,931
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 62
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 778
National population rank, 2021 109
Province/territory population rank, 2021 45
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 46,340
Official languages 46,150
English 45,815
French 18,070
Non-official languages 5,180
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 38,835
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 37,540
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $41,280
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 37,550
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,520
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 30,425
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $35,720
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 23,155
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,720
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 35,140
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $13,140
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,540
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,450
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 9,530
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,240
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 38,835
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 10,585
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $51,200
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $56,650
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 9,010
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $16,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,400
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 70.20%
Employment income (%) 54.90%
Government transfers (%) 29.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.80%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.70%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 38,835
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 36,790
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $38,520
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 36,790
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $34,040
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 30,070
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $35,800
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 23,265
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $36,520
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 33,775
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,090
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,980
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,760
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 38,835
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 10,505
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $46,800
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $52,550
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 8,345
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,600
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,360
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 76.00%
Employment income (%) 60.00%
Government transfers (%) 24.00%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 21,390
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $72,400
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $64,100
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 7,690
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $40,960
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $36,040
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 13,695
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $90,100
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $79,900
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 13,030
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $89,800
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $79,500
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,580
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $81,900
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $72,100
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 4,215
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $118,200
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $103,400
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,825
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $63,450
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $58,500
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 9,595
Average total income in 2020 ($) $39,560
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $34,960
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 46,340
Canadian citizens 44,705
Canadian citizens aged under 18 8,705
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 36,000
Not Canadian citizens 1,635
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 21,390
Owner 11,475
Renter 9,915
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 21,390
Condominium 765
Not condominium 20,625
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 21,390
No bedrooms 105
1 bedroom 3,170
2 bedrooms 6,670
3 bedrooms 8,000
4 or more bedrooms 3,440
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 21,390
1 to 4 rooms 6,490
5 rooms 3,985
6 rooms 3,515
7 rooms 2,720
8 or more rooms 4,680
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 21,390
1960 or before 8,000
1961 to 1980 7,055
1981 to 1990 2,605
1991 to 2000 1,505
2001 to 2005 525
2006 to 2010 485
2011 to 2015 565
2016 to 2021 635
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 21,390
15 to 24 years 615
25 to 34 years 2,960
35 to 44 years 2,870
45 to 54 years 3,055
55 to 64 years 4,450
65 to 74 years 4,160
75 to 84 years 2,430
85 years and over 855
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 21,315
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 16,605
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 4,705
30% to less than 100% 4,455
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 11,470
% of owner households with a mortgage 54.50%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 10.60%
% in core housing need 3.90%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $900
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,011
Median value of dwellings ($) $280,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $293,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $880
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $931
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 38,835
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 9,455
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 29,380
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 23,170
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,200
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 18,970
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 38,835
No certificate, diploma or degree 8,535
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 13,475
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 16,825
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 12,415
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,655
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,390
Apprenticeship certificate 1,260
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 9,210
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 550
Bachelor’s degree or higher 4,410
Bachelor's degree 3,205
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 265
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 110
Master's degree 730
Earned doctorate 100
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 23,175
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,700
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 7,805
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 11,670
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 8,595
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,665
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 890
Apprenticeship certificate 775
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 6,660
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 270
Bachelor’s degree or higher 3,080
Bachelor's degree 2,180
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 190
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 65
Master's degree 570
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 38,840
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 22,005
Education 1,085
13. Education 1,085
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 490
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 105
50. Visual and performing arts 385
Humanities 835
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 65
23. English language and literature/letters 185
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 245
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 25
38. Philosophy and religious studies 40
39. Theology and religious vocations 80
54. History 130
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 60
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,580
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 125
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 415
22. Legal professions and studies 220
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 55
42. Psychology 340
45. Social sciences 420
Business, management and public administration 3,350
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 565
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 2,790
Physical and life sciences and technologies 395
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 160
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 100
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 15
40. Physical sciences 85
41. Science technologies/technicians 30
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 480
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 425
25. Library science 25
27. Mathematics and statistics 25
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 3,330
04. Architecture and related services 50
14. Engineering 400
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 820
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 770
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 790
48. Precision production 500
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 245
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 140
03. Natural resources and conservation 100
Health and related fields 3,385
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 130
51. Health professions and related programs 3,235
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 20
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,645
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 850
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 15
43. Security and protective services 500
49. Transportation and materials moving 290
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 23,170
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 11,500
Education 615
13. Education 615
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 365
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 65
50. Visual and performing arts 305
Humanities 525
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 50
23. English language and literature/letters 125
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 145
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 10
38. Philosophy and religious studies 25
39. Theology and religious vocations 50
54. History 105
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 20
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,155
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 105
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 340
22. Legal professions and studies 155
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 45
42. Psychology 260
45. Social sciences 250
Business, management and public administration 2,370
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 470
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,900
Physical and life sciences and technologies 270
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 110
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 70
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 10
40. Physical sciences 65
41. Science technologies/technicians 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 355
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 310
25. Library science 15
27. Mathematics and statistics 20
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 2,150
04. Architecture and related services 40
14. Engineering 275
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 505
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 520
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 505
48. Precision production 310
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 180
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 100
03. Natural resources and conservation 80
Health and related fields 2,400
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 95
51. Health professions and related programs 2,305
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,280
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 655
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 400
49. Transportation and materials moving 215
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 38,835
In the labour force 20,310
Employed 17,795
Unemployed 2,515
Not in the labour force 18,525
Participation rate 52.30%
Employment rate 45.80%
Unemployment rate 12.40%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 38,840
Did not work 18,365
Worked 20,470
Worked full year full time 10,850
Worked part year and/or part time 9,625
Average weeks worked in reference year 41
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 20,315
Class of worker - not applicable 520
All classes of workers 19,795
Employee 17,960
Permanent position 15,500
Temporary position 2,460
Fixed term (1 year or more) 610
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 1,855
Self-employed 1,830
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 20,315
Occupation - not applicable 520
All occupations 19,795
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 115
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 2,810
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 745
3 Health occupations 1,945
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,950
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 305
6 Sales and service occupations 5,945
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,005
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 245
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,715
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 20,315
Industry - not applicable 520
All industries 19,795
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 105
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 40
22 Utilities 75
23 Construction 1,235
31-33 Manufacturing 2,355
41 Wholesale trade 310
44-45 Retail trade 3,575
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 1,725
51 Information and cultural industries 390
52 Finance and insurance 370
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 170
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 670
55 Management of companies and enterprises 20
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 885
61 Educational services 1,135
62 Health care and social assistance 3,270
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 260
72 Accommodation and food services 1,400
81 Other services (except public administration) 815
91 Public administration 985
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 17,795
Worked at home 2,065
Worked outside Canada 25
No fixed workplace address 2,095
Usual place of work 13,605
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 13,610
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 10,980
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 1,525
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 775
Commute to a different province or territory 325
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 15,700
Car, truck or van 13,865
Car, truck or van - as a driver 12,180
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,685
Public transit 470
Walked 840
Bicycle 160
Other method 365
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 15,700
Less than 15 minutes 9,380
15 to 29 minutes 4,145
30 to 44 minutes 910
45 to 59 minutes 345
60 minutes and over 925
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 22,090
English 17,325
French 590
Non-official language 30
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 30
English and French 4,045
English and non-official language(s) 85
French and non-official language(s) 10
English, French and non-official language(s) 10
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 22,090
Official languages 21,405
English 20,440
French 965
Non-official languages 55
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 44,005
Non-movers 25,765
Movers 18,235
Non-migrants 10,330
Migrants 7,910
Internal migrants 6,780
Intraprovincial migrants 5,420
Interprovincial migrants 1,360
External migrants 1,130
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