Demographics of Kawartha Lakes, Ontario

Overview
Population, 2021

79,247

5.1%
Population, 2016: 75,423
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 3033.66
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 26.1
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$50,400
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$42,440
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$100,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$84,400
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
48.6%
Unemployment rate
11.2%
Participation rate
54.7%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$626,500
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,284
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,120
Population
Population, 2021 79,247
Population, 2016 75,423
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.10%
Total private dwellings, 2021 38,947
Total private dwellings, 2016 38,444
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.30%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 32,708
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 31,106
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 3,034
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 26
National population rank, 2021 76
Province/territory population rank, 2021 33
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 77,230
Official languages 77,030
English 77,025
French 3,420
Non-official languages 4,710
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,700
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 65,040
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $50,400
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 65,075
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,440
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 57,415
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,480
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 42,890
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $43,920
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 59,620
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,140
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 6,220
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,610
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 15,865
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,750
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,700
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 18,690
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $60,400
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $71,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 16,070
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $17,800
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,720
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 78.00%
Employment income (%) 57.50%
Government transfers (%) 22.10%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 5.00%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.20%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,700
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 64,200
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $48,560
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 64,255
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $40,840
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 57,065
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $45,280
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 43,605
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $44,800
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 57,065
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,350
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,345
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,840
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,700
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 18,475
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $56,800
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $68,700
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 15,435
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $24,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,360
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 82.80%
Employment income (%) 62.70%
Government transfers (%) 17.10%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.20%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 32,705
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $100,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $84,400
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 8,385
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $48,520
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $41,560
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 24,315
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $118,100
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $99,200
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 23,595
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $117,600
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $98,700
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 11,545
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $106,200
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $87,800
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 8,370
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $147,600
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $123,900
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,920
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $77,400
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $68,800
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 10,835
Average total income in 2020 ($) $46,440
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $39,960
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 77,230
Canadian citizens 76,095
Canadian citizens aged under 18 12,520
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 63,580
Not Canadian citizens 1,135
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 32,705
Owner 27,090
Renter 5,620
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 32,705
Condominium 845
Not condominium 31,860
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 32,705
No bedrooms 80
1 bedroom 2,395
2 bedrooms 7,355
3 bedrooms 13,540
4 or more bedrooms 9,350
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 32,705
1 to 4 rooms 5,055
5 rooms 4,955
6 rooms 5,705
7 rooms 5,285
8 or more rooms 11,695
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 32,705
1960 or before 8,785
1961 to 1980 9,540
1981 to 1990 5,310
1991 to 2000 3,395
2001 to 2005 1,480
2006 to 2010 1,545
2011 to 2015 1,420
2016 to 2021 1,240
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 32,705
15 to 24 years 380
25 to 34 years 2,870
35 to 44 years 3,965
45 to 54 years 4,565
55 to 64 years 7,885
65 to 74 years 7,340
75 to 84 years 4,165
85 years and over 1,535
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 31,795
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 25,715
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 6,085
30% to less than 100% 5,620
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 26,305
% of owner households with a mortgage 54.10%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 14.60%
% in core housing need 6.60%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,080
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,284
Median value of dwellings ($) $572,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $626,500
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,100
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,120
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,700
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 13,395
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 53,305
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 38,485
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 5,040
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 33,450
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,700
No certificate, diploma or degree 11,660
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 22,385
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 32,655
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 23,670
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 5,420
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 2,185
Apprenticeship certificate 3,235
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 17,330
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 920
Bachelor’s degree or higher 8,985
Bachelor's degree 6,580
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 700
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 220
Master's degree 1,305
Earned doctorate 180
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 38,490
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,270
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 12,365
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 21,850
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 15,805
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,175
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,240
Apprenticeship certificate 1,930
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 12,145
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 485
Bachelor’s degree or higher 6,050
Bachelor's degree 4,475
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 450
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 140
Master's degree 870
Earned doctorate 115
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 66,700
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 34,050
Education 2,055
13. Education 2,055
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 955
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 150
50. Visual and performing arts 805
Humanities 1,255
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 75
23. English language and literature/letters 300
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 320
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 55
38. Philosophy and religious studies 80
39. Theology and religious vocations 215
54. History 185
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 30
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,665
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 50
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 295
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 890
22. Legal professions and studies 745
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 120
42. Psychology 525
45. Social sciences 1,040
Business, management and public administration 5,270
30.16 Accounting and computer science 20
44. Public administration and social service professions 675
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 4,580
Physical and life sciences and technologies 990
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 460
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 250
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 15
40. Physical sciences 180
41. Science technologies/technicians 70
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 820
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 595
25. Library science 65
27. Mathematics and statistics 155
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 7,850
04. Architecture and related services 145
14. Engineering 520
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,800
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 2,150
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 2,180
48. Precision production 1,055
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,380
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 855
03. Natural resources and conservation 525
Health and related fields 5,545
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 505
51. Health professions and related programs 4,985
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 50
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,840
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 1,145
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 15
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 1,190
49. Transportation and materials moving 485
Other 30
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 38,490
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 16,640
Education 1,205
13. Education 1,205
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 635
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 90
50. Visual and performing arts 545
Humanities 700
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 40
23. English language and literature/letters 180
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 195
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 35
38. Philosophy and religious studies 45
39. Theology and religious vocations 95
54. History 100
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 15
Social and behavioural sciences and law 2,625
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 30
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 240
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 670
22. Legal professions and studies 580
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 90
42. Psychology 395
45. Social sciences 625
Business, management and public administration 3,560
30.16 Accounting and computer science 10
44. Public administration and social service professions 540
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 3,005
Physical and life sciences and technologies 655
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 340
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 165
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 90
41. Science technologies/technicians 50
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 580
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 475
25. Library science 20
27. Mathematics and statistics 80
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 5,010
04. Architecture and related services 110
14. Engineering 290
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,210
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 1,375
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,375
48. Precision production 645
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 960
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 595
03. Natural resources and conservation 370
Health and related fields 3,775
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 375
51. Health professions and related programs 3,365
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 25
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,120
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 785
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 10
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 950
49. Transportation and materials moving 375
Other 15
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 66,700
In the labour force 36,495
Employed 32,405
Unemployed 4,095
Not in the labour force 30,205
Participation rate 54.70%
Employment rate 48.60%
Unemployment rate 11.20%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 66,700
Did not work 30,260
Worked 36,440
Worked full year full time 19,260
Worked part year and/or part time 17,180
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 36,500
Class of worker - not applicable 990
All classes of workers 35,505
Employee 29,520
Permanent position 25,355
Temporary position 4,165
Fixed term (1 year or more) 995
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 3,175
Self-employed 5,980
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 36,500
Occupation - not applicable 990
All occupations 35,505
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 275
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 4,855
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,635
3 Health occupations 2,920
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 3,950
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 725
6 Sales and service occupations 8,785
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 9,030
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 1,695
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,635
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 36,500
Industry - not applicable 990
All industries 35,505
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 1,310
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 205
22 Utilities 605
23 Construction 4,830
31-33 Manufacturing 2,595
41 Wholesale trade 1,035
44-45 Retail trade 4,465
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 1,510
51 Information and cultural industries 385
52 Finance and insurance 950
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 580
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 1,780
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 1,790
61 Educational services 2,265
62 Health care and social assistance 4,735
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 775
72 Accommodation and food services 1,845
81 Other services (except public administration) 1,600
91 Public administration 2,245
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 32,400
Worked at home 6,175
Worked outside Canada 65
No fixed workplace address 5,475
Usual place of work 20,685
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 20,685
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 11,085
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 0
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 9,550
Commute to a different province or territory 45
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 26,165
Car, truck or van 24,645
Car, truck or van - as a driver 23,145
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,500
Public transit 170
Walked 795
Bicycle 85
Other method 470
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 26,165
Less than 15 minutes 7,185
15 to 29 minutes 6,495
30 to 44 minutes 4,730
45 to 59 minutes 2,695
60 minutes and over 5,060
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 39,115
English 38,550
French 50
Non-official language 80
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 80
English and French 260
English and non-official language(s) 165
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 39,115
Official languages 38,930
English 38,845
French 90
Non-official languages 120
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 73,785
Non-movers 49,450
Movers 24,335
Non-migrants 8,175
Migrants 16,160
Internal migrants 15,800
Intraprovincial migrants 15,290
Interprovincial migrants 515
External migrants 360
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