Demographics of Hearst, Ontario

Overview
Population, 2021

4,794

-5.4%
Population, 2016: 5,070
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 98.06
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 48.9
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$53,850
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$45,360
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$94,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$80,100
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
56.6%
Unemployment rate
8.6%
Participation rate
62.1%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$233,800
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,052
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$732
Population
Population, 2021 4,794
Population, 2016 5,070
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -5.40%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,373
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,466
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -3.80%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 2,254
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 2,379
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -5.30%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 98
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 49
National population rank, 2021 758
Province/territory population rank, 2021 236
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,730
Official languages 4,730
English 3,760
French 4,440
Non-official languages 210
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,045
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,970
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $53,850
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,975
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,360
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,580
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,720
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,800
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $50,640
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,620
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,880
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 430
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,120
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,030
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,160
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,045
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,335
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $66,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $72,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,145
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,200
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $36,300
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 79.80%
Employment income (%) 66.40%
Government transfers (%) 20.10%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.10%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.40%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,045
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,945
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,640
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,945
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $42,600
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,575
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,720
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,845
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,360
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,445
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,490
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 430
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,000
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,045
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,335
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $62,400
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $69,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,115
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $38,500
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 83.60%
Employment income (%) 71.60%
Government transfers (%) 16.40%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.70%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 2,250
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $94,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $80,100
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 785
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $44,300
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $39,000
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,470
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $121,800
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $102,000
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,450
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $121,300
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $101,500
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 745
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $101,800
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $86,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 480
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $168,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $137,500
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 190
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $75,500
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $67,500
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 845
Average total income in 2020 ($) $45,000
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $39,500
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,730
Canadian citizens 4,620
Canadian citizens aged under 18 820
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,800
Not Canadian citizens 110
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 2,250
Owner 1,365
Renter 885
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 2,250
Condominium 105
Not condominium 2,145
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 2,250
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 320
2 bedrooms 535
3 bedrooms 775
4 or more bedrooms 615
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 2,250
1 to 4 rooms 690
5 rooms 405
6 rooms 320
7 rooms 245
8 or more rooms 600
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 2,250
1960 or before 600
1961 to 1980 1,025
1981 to 1990 335
1991 to 2000 160
2001 to 2005 80
2006 to 2010 20
2011 to 2015 10
2016 to 2021 15
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 2,250
15 to 24 years 95
25 to 34 years 290
35 to 44 years 280
45 to 54 years 395
55 to 64 years 485
65 to 74 years 345
75 to 84 years 280
85 years and over 85
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 2,235
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,940
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 295
30% to less than 100% 280
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,365
% of owner households with a mortgage 50.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 6.20%
% in core housing need 1.50%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $860
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,052
Median value of dwellings ($) $220,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $233,800
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $705
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $732
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,045
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,075
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,965
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,425
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 290
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,140
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,045
No certificate, diploma or degree 975
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,105
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,970
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,505
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 355
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 170
Apprenticeship certificate 185
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,075
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 75
Bachelor’s degree or higher 460
Bachelor's degree 400
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 25
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 15
Master's degree 25
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,430
No certificate, diploma or degree 235
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 685
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,505
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,160
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 240
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 100
Apprenticeship certificate 135
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 875
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 45
Bachelor’s degree or higher 345
Bachelor's degree 295
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 20
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 10
Master's degree 20
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 4,045
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,075
Education 125
13. Education 125
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 25
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 25
Humanities 80
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 15
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 20
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 45
Social and behavioural sciences and law 175
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 40
22. Legal professions and studies 15
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 75
45. Social sciences 40
Business, management and public administration 420
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 40
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 375
Physical and life sciences and technologies 30
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 15
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 10
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 30
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 445
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 30
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 60
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 80
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 195
48. Precision production 75
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 85
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 15
03. Natural resources and conservation 70
Health and related fields 350
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 15
51. Health professions and related programs 340
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 205
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 100
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 45
49. Transportation and materials moving 60
Other 0
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,430
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 925
Education 80
13. Education 80
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 15
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 15
Humanities 45
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 10
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 10
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 15
Social and behavioural sciences and law 130
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 40
22. Legal professions and studies 10
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 65
45. Social sciences 15
Business, management and public administration 345
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 30
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 315
Physical and life sciences and technologies 25
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 10
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 25
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 25
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 340
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 30
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 50
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 70
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 135
48. Precision production 60
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 65
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 10
03. Natural resources and conservation 55
Health and related fields 265
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 250
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 170
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 85
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 35
49. Transportation and materials moving 45
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 4,045
In the labour force 2,510
Employed 2,290
Unemployed 215
Not in the labour force 1,535
Participation rate 62.10%
Employment rate 56.60%
Unemployment rate 8.60%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 4,045
Did not work 1,485
Worked 2,560
Worked full year full time 1,365
Worked part year and/or part time 1,195
Average weeks worked in reference year 42
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 2,510
Class of worker - not applicable 40
All classes of workers 2,470
Employee 2,200
Permanent position 1,765
Temporary position 435
Fixed term (1 year or more) 130
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 305
Self-employed 265
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 2,510
Occupation - not applicable 40
All occupations 2,470
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 10
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 245
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 85
3 Health occupations 235
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 275
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 40
6 Sales and service occupations 590
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 625
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 110
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 250
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 2,510
Industry - not applicable 40
All industries 2,470
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 145
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 55
22 Utilities 15
23 Construction 250
31-33 Manufacturing 365
41 Wholesale trade 40
44-45 Retail trade 335
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 105
51 Information and cultural industries 25
52 Finance and insurance 70
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 0
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 40
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 30
61 Educational services 220
62 Health care and social assistance 400
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 30
72 Accommodation and food services 120
81 Other services (except public administration) 135
91 Public administration 80
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 2,290
Worked at home 155
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 250
Usual place of work 1,880
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,880
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,705
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 140
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 25
Commute to a different province or territory 0
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 2,135
Car, truck or van 1,860
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,725
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 135
Public transit 20
Walked 200
Bicycle 30
Other method 25
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 2,135
Less than 15 minutes 1,745
15 to 29 minutes 150
30 to 44 minutes 95
45 to 59 minutes 0
60 minutes and over 145
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 2,705
English 280
French 1,350
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 1,075
English and non-official language(s) 0
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 2,705
Official languages 2,525
English 455
French 2,070
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 4,545
Non-movers 3,025
Movers 1,515
Non-migrants 770
Migrants 755
Internal migrants 680
Intraprovincial migrants 620
Interprovincial migrants 60
External migrants 70
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