Demographics of Brossard, Quebec

Overview
Population, 2021

91,525

6.8%
Population, 2016: 85,721
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 45.19
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 2025.3
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$52,900
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$42,760
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$104,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$84,800
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
56.9%
Unemployment rate
9.5%
Participation rate
62.9%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$518,500
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,334
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,192
Population
Population, 2021 91,525
Population, 2016 85,721
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 6.80%
Total private dwellings, 2021 37,275
Total private dwellings, 2016 34,249
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 8.80%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 35,885
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 33,257
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 7.90%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 45
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 2,025
National population rank, 2021 67
Province/territory population rank, 2021 12
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 89,140
Official languages 84,970
English 67,305
French 73,225
Non-official languages 50,870
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 73,980
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 71,175
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,900
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 71,200
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,760
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 64,020
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,400
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 50,635
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,880
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 58,505
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $12,470
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 7,400
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,030
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 22,580
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,440
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 73,985
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 23,250
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $64,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $76,600
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 21,105
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $15,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,600
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 80.60%
Employment income (%) 64.40%
Government transfers (%) 19.40%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.30%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.70%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 73,980
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 69,535
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $49,520
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 69,580
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $39,920
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 63,220
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,200
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 50,285
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,840
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 53,060
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,680
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,990
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,630
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 73,985
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 23,035
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $59,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $70,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 19,595
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,000
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,360
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 86.60%
Employment income (%) 69.80%
Government transfers (%) 13.40%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.10%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 35,885
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $104,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $84,800
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 9,890
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $56,850
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $46,240
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 25,990
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $123,200
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $99,500
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 25,425
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $123,500
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $99,600
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 9,020
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $107,800
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $86,300
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 11,970
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $147,800
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $118,500
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,705
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $86,400
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $73,100
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 11,450
Average total income in 2020 ($) $54,550
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $44,600
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 89,145
Canadian citizens 77,230
Canadian citizens aged under 18 15,655
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 61,575
Not Canadian citizens 11,910
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 35,885
Owner 24,970
Renter 10,920
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 35,885
Condominium 11,135
Not condominium 24,755
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 35,885
No bedrooms 80
1 bedroom 4,170
2 bedrooms 10,650
3 bedrooms 10,820
4 or more bedrooms 10,160
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 35,885
1 to 4 rooms 12,645
5 rooms 5,900
6 rooms 3,880
7 rooms 3,995
8 or more rooms 9,460
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 35,885
1960 or before 1,495
1961 to 1980 12,670
1981 to 1990 5,960
1991 to 2000 2,530
2001 to 2005 3,005
2006 to 2010 3,910
2011 to 2015 3,145
2016 to 2021 3,160
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 35,885
15 to 24 years 580
25 to 34 years 4,460
35 to 44 years 7,075
45 to 54 years 6,565
55 to 64 years 6,465
65 to 74 years 5,980
75 to 84 years 3,685
85 years and over 1,075
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 35,750
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 28,870
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 6,875
30% to less than 100% 6,115
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 24,970
% of owner households with a mortgage 60.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 14.60%
% in core housing need 3.00%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,210
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,334
Median value of dwellings ($) $448,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $518,500
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,110
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,192
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 73,985
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,950
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 63,035
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 46,960
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,365
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 42,595
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 73,985
No certificate, diploma or degree 9,920
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 14,785
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 49,280
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 22,560
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 6,265
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 4,375
Apprenticeship certificate 1,885
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 12,700
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 3,605
Bachelor’s degree or higher 26,715
Bachelor's degree 16,240
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,620
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 750
Master's degree 6,040
Earned doctorate 1,065
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 46,955
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,685
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 7,285
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 35,990
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 14,825
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 4,535
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 3,180
Apprenticeship certificate 1,355
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 7,885
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,410
Bachelor’s degree or higher 21,160
Bachelor's degree 12,695
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,135
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 555
Master's degree 5,000
Earned doctorate 785
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 73,985
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 24,705
Education 2,490
13. Education 2,490
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,680
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 160
50. Visual and performing arts 1,525
Humanities 2,870
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 715
23. English language and literature/letters 365
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,095
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 25
38. Philosophy and religious studies 125
39. Theology and religious vocations 100
54. History 150
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 295
Social and behavioural sciences and law 5,595
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 40
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 625
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 700
22. Legal professions and studies 1,160
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 110
42. Psychology 700
45. Social sciences 2,260
Business, management and public administration 14,035
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 295
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 13,745
Physical and life sciences and technologies 2,345
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 885
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 455
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 170
40. Physical sciences 780
41. Science technologies/technicians 50
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 3,570
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 2,950
25. Library science 110
27. Mathematics and statistics 445
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 70
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 9,010
04. Architecture and related services 340
14. Engineering 4,490
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,665
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 900
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,095
48. Precision production 515
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 470
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 370
03. Natural resources and conservation 100
Health and related fields 5,225
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 225
51. Health professions and related programs 4,810
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 10
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 185
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,980
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 1,175
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 385
49. Transportation and materials moving 415
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 46,960
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 10,970
Education 1,480
13. Education 1,480
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,270
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 120
50. Visual and performing arts 1,155
Humanities 1,875
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 505
23. English language and literature/letters 310
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 650
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 20
38. Philosophy and religious studies 60
39. Theology and religious vocations 45
54. History 105
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 175
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,100
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 35
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 510
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 525
22. Legal professions and studies 850
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 50
42. Psychology 445
45. Social sciences 1,680
Business, management and public administration 10,605
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 225
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 10,380
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,515
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 710
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 230
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 55
40. Physical sciences 510
41. Science technologies/technicians 20
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 3,000
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 2,585
25. Library science 65
27. Mathematics and statistics 290
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 50
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 6,750
04. Architecture and related services 260
14. Engineering 3,595
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,125
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 705
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 750
48. Precision production 310
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 390
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 305
03. Natural resources and conservation 80
Health and related fields 3,525
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 150
51. Health professions and related programs 3,245
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 120
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,480
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 885
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 275
49. Transportation and materials moving 320
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 73,980
In the labour force 46,555
Employed 42,130
Unemployed 4,425
Not in the labour force 27,430
Participation rate 62.90%
Employment rate 56.90%
Unemployment rate 9.50%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 73,985
Did not work 27,565
Worked 46,420
Worked full year full time 23,990
Worked part year and/or part time 22,425
Average weeks worked in reference year 40
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 46,550
Class of worker - not applicable 1,290
All classes of workers 45,265
Employee 38,440
Permanent position 32,285
Temporary position 6,155
Fixed term (1 year or more) 2,545
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 3,605
Self-employed 6,830
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 46,550
Occupation - not applicable 1,290
All occupations 45,265
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 825
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 9,740
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 6,380
3 Health occupations 3,145
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 4,555
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,270
6 Sales and service occupations 13,020
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,730
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 175
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,430
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 46,550
Industry - not applicable 1,290
All industries 45,265
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 130
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 85
22 Utilities 295
23 Construction 1,655
31-33 Manufacturing 3,580
41 Wholesale trade 1,570
44-45 Retail trade 5,625
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 2,345
51 Information and cultural industries 1,360
52 Finance and insurance 3,615
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 1,080
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 6,045
55 Management of companies and enterprises 135
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 1,710
61 Educational services 2,945
62 Health care and social assistance 5,145
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 585
72 Accommodation and food services 3,800
81 Other services (except public administration) 1,450
91 Public administration 2,135
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 42,130
Worked at home 13,795
Worked outside Canada 230
No fixed workplace address 3,640
Usual place of work 24,455
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 24,455
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 6,720
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 5,805
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 11,895
Commute to a different province or territory 40
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 28,100
Car, truck or van 22,310
Car, truck or van - as a driver 20,485
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,825
Public transit 3,960
Walked 975
Bicycle 305
Other method 540
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 28,100
Less than 15 minutes 6,040
15 to 29 minutes 10,690
30 to 44 minutes 7,025
45 to 59 minutes 2,545
60 minutes and over 1,800
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 49,620
English 6,855
French 16,760
Non-official language 1,000
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 1,000
English and French 21,760
English and non-official language(s) 1,145
French and non-official language(s) 405
English, French and non-official language(s) 1,560
Multiple non-official languages 130
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 49,620
Official languages 41,530
English 13,055
French 28,475
Non-official languages 1,775
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 84,750
Non-movers 50,495
Movers 34,250
Non-migrants 9,540
Migrants 24,715
Internal migrants 18,215
Intraprovincial migrants 17,220
Interprovincial migrants 995
External migrants 6,495
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