Demographics of Windsor, Ontario

Overview
Population, 2021

229,660

5.7%
Population, 2016: 217,188
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 146.02
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 1572.8
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$45,400
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$39,760
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$86,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$76,000
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
45.7%
Unemployment rate
18.9%
Participation rate
56.3%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$410,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,169
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,046
Population
Population, 2021 229,660
Population, 2016 217,188
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 99,803
Total private dwellings, 2016 97,777
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.10%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 94,273
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 91,632
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.90%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 146
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 1,573
National population rank, 2021 23
Province/territory population rank, 2021 10
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 226,465
Official languages 220,115
English 219,705
French 19,695
Non-official languages 83,630
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 189,865
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 180,240
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,400
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 180,330
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $39,760
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 150,285
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $40,480
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 122,965
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $39,480
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 169,565
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,400
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 24,975
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,205
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 62,865
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,350
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 189,865
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 46,200
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $56,800
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,500
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 53,815
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $18,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,000
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 74.40%
Employment income (%) 59.30%
Government transfers (%) 25.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.90%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 8.10%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 7.20%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 189,865
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 175,630
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $42,480
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 175,725
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $36,960
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 147,120
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,680
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 121,300
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,040
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 160,185
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,280
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 17,025
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $5,915
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 189,865
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 45,565
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $54,000
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $64,200
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 50,090
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $25,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,160
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 82.20%
Employment income (%) 66.80%
Government transfers (%) 17.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 94,270
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $86,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $76,000
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 31,215
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $47,680
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $41,320
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 63,060
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $106,200
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $93,200
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 59,820
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $106,500
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $93,300
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 20,175
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $97,900
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $84,100
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 24,520
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $132,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $115,700
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 13,020
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $73,700
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $66,900
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 42,155
Average total income in 2020 ($) $43,040
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $37,640
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 226,465
Canadian citizens 201,165
Canadian citizens aged under 18 40,295
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 160,870
Not Canadian citizens 25,305
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 94,270
Owner 58,960
Renter 35,315
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 94,270
Condominium 8,020
Not condominium 86,250
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 94,270
No bedrooms 805
1 bedroom 14,130
2 bedrooms 23,975
3 bedrooms 35,615
4 or more bedrooms 19,750
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 94,270
1 to 4 rooms 27,295
5 rooms 15,505
6 rooms 15,165
7 rooms 12,720
8 or more rooms 23,590
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 94,270
1960 or before 37,085
1961 to 1980 27,050
1981 to 1990 6,745
1991 to 2000 10,530
2001 to 2005 5,815
2006 to 2010 2,415
2011 to 2015 1,925
2016 to 2021 2,705
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 94,270
15 to 24 years 2,850
25 to 34 years 13,245
35 to 44 years 14,310
45 to 54 years 16,930
55 to 64 years 19,790
65 to 74 years 15,085
75 to 84 years 8,535
85 years and over 3,535
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 93,855
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 74,020
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 19,835
30% to less than 100% 18,085
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 58,945
% of owner households with a mortgage 57.70%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 12.60%
% in core housing need 4.30%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,020
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,169
Median value of dwellings ($) $400,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $410,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $950
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,046
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 189,865
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 35,605
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 154,265
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 119,540
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 14,430
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 105,110
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 189,865
No certificate, diploma or degree 33,385
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 61,485
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 94,995
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 50,690
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 9,465
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 4,455
Apprenticeship certificate 5,015
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 37,730
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 3,495
Bachelor’s degree or higher 44,305
Bachelor's degree 28,225
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,890
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 1,060
Master's degree 10,390
Earned doctorate 1,740
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 119,545
No certificate, diploma or degree 13,340
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 36,365
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 69,840
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 36,505
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 5,980
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 2,855
Apprenticeship certificate 3,125
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 28,165
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,355
Bachelor’s degree or higher 33,335
Bachelor's degree 20,625
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,070
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 840
Master's degree 8,405
Earned doctorate 1,385
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 189,865
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 94,870
Education 5,170
13. Education 5,170
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 2,465
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 175
50. Visual and performing arts 2,295
Humanities 4,345
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 510
23. English language and literature/letters 1,135
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,020
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 90
38. Philosophy and religious studies 305
39. Theology and religious vocations 350
54. History 665
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 265
Social and behavioural sciences and law 11,470
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 170
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 1,580
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 2,195
22. Legal professions and studies 1,635
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 190
42. Psychology 2,100
45. Social sciences 3,595
Business, management and public administration 17,695
30.16 Accounting and computer science 25
44. Public administration and social service professions 1,945
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 15,725
Physical and life sciences and technologies 3,695
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 1,700
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 660
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 80
40. Physical sciences 990
41. Science technologies/technicians 265
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 4,755
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 3,940
25. Library science 145
27. Mathematics and statistics 565
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 100
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 21,915
04. Architecture and related services 690
14. Engineering 7,675
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 4,290
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 10
46. Construction trades 2,940
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 2,720
48. Precision production 3,595
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,195
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 875
03. Natural resources and conservation 315
Health and related fields 16,225
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 1,050
51. Health professions and related programs 14,805
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 80
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 290
Personal, protective and transportation services 6,030
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 3,625
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 20
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 1,705
49. Transportation and materials moving 675
Other 35
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 119,540
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 49,705
Education 3,515
13. Education 3,515
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,895
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 120
50. Visual and performing arts 1,780
Humanities 2,885
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 360
23. English language and literature/letters 780
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 690
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 40
38. Philosophy and religious studies 215
39. Theology and religious vocations 245
54. History 405
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 155
Social and behavioural sciences and law 8,550
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 145
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 1,275
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 1,625
22. Legal professions and studies 1,225
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 130
42. Psychology 1,590
45. Social sciences 2,560
Business, management and public administration 13,340
30.16 Accounting and computer science 15
44. Public administration and social service professions 1,540
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 11,785
Physical and life sciences and technologies 2,665
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 1,190
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 465
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 70
40. Physical sciences 755
41. Science technologies/technicians 185
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 3,645
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 3,085
25. Library science 100
27. Mathematics and statistics 370
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 90
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 15,470
04. Architecture and related services 570
14. Engineering 5,695
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 3,170
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 10
46. Construction trades 1,850
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,665
48. Precision production 2,520
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 950
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 675
03. Natural resources and conservation 275
Health and related fields 12,360
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 770
51. Health professions and related programs 11,315
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 60
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 220
Personal, protective and transportation services 4,545
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 2,755
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 1,255
49. Transportation and materials moving 530
Other 10
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 189,865
In the labour force 106,885
Employed 86,735
Unemployed 20,150
Not in the labour force 82,980
Participation rate 56.30%
Employment rate 45.70%
Unemployment rate 18.90%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 189,865
Did not work 85,630
Worked 104,230
Worked full year full time 47,480
Worked part year and/or part time 56,750
Average weeks worked in reference year 39
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 106,880
Class of worker - not applicable 4,015
All classes of workers 102,870
Employee 91,850
Permanent position 79,570
Temporary position 12,275
Fixed term (1 year or more) 4,450
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 7,830
Self-employed 11,020
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 106,880
Occupation - not applicable 4,015
All occupations 102,870
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 640
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 12,600
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 8,810
3 Health occupations 9,245
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 10,135
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 2,030
6 Sales and service occupations 27,700
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 18,220
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 1,310
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 12,185
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 106,880
Industry - not applicable 4,015
All industries 102,870
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 1,280
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 155
22 Utilities 430
23 Construction 6,505
31-33 Manufacturing 20,385
41 Wholesale trade 2,385
44-45 Retail trade 11,755
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 5,460
51 Information and cultural industries 1,005
52 Finance and insurance 3,235
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 1,470
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 6,030
55 Management of companies and enterprises 135
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 5,045
61 Educational services 7,225
62 Health care and social assistance 13,485
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 2,200
72 Accommodation and food services 7,505
81 Other services (except public administration) 4,255
91 Public administration 2,925
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 86,735
Worked at home 14,350
Worked outside Canada 2,950
No fixed workplace address 10,540
Usual place of work 58,890
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 58,895
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 42,915
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 14,760
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 1,100
Commute to a different province or territory 120
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 69,435
Car, truck or van 63,045
Car, truck or van - as a driver 56,750
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 6,295
Public transit 2,425
Walked 2,125
Bicycle 560
Other method 1,285
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 69,435
Less than 15 minutes 27,740
15 to 29 minutes 31,125
30 to 44 minutes 6,335
45 to 59 minutes 2,500
60 minutes and over 1,735
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 113,945
English 107,980
French 630
Non-official language 700
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 700
English and French 1,480
English and non-official language(s) 2,935
French and non-official language(s) 15
English, French and non-official language(s) 150
Multiple non-official languages 60
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 113,945
Official languages 111,770
English 110,810
French 970
Non-official languages 1,290
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 215,390
Non-movers 130,005
Movers 85,380
Non-migrants 45,625
Migrants 39,755
Internal migrants 23,755
Intraprovincial migrants 19,415
Interprovincial migrants 4,340
External migrants 16,000
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