Demographics of Joliette, Quebec

Overview
Population, 2021

21,384

4.4%
Population, 2016: 20,484
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 22.96
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 931.2
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$42,080
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$36,000
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$68,000
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$58,250
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
49.1%
Unemployment rate
8.4%
Participation rate
53.6%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$278,800
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$973
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$764
Population
Population, 2021 21,384
Population, 2016 20,484
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 4.40%
Total private dwellings, 2021 11,153
Total private dwellings, 2016 10,285
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 8.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 10,568
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 9,778
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 8.10%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 23
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 931
National population rank, 2021 212
Province/territory population rank, 2021 53
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 20,475
Official languages 20,370
English 6,460
French 20,270
Non-official languages 2,070
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 17,415
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 17,090
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,080
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 17,100
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,000
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 14,040
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,480
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 10,560
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $37,480
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 15,290
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $13,540
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,095
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,400
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,480
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,120
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 17,415
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,610
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $48,400
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $55,150
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,475
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $18,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $25,800
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 71.20%
Employment income (%) 55.10%
Government transfers (%) 28.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.90%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.20%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.10%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 17,415
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 16,880
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $38,640
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 16,890
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $33,000
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 13,885
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $35,840
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 10,555
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,160
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 14,300
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,810
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,915
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,360
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 17,415
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,545
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $45,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $52,300
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,150
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $21,800
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $29,160
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 76.20%
Employment income (%) 60.10%
Government transfers (%) 23.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.90%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 10,570
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $68,000
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $58,250
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 4,800
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $39,960
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $34,640
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 5,770
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $91,400
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $77,900
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,405
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $91,800
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $78,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,490
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $85,200
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $71,500
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,530
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $124,800
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $105,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,210
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $65,600
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $58,200
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,730
Average total income in 2020 ($) $38,880
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $33,840
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 20,475
Canadian citizens 19,720
Canadian citizens aged under 18 3,360
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 16,360
Not Canadian citizens 755
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 10,570
Owner 3,920
Renter 6,650
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 10,570
Condominium 1,315
Not condominium 9,250
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 10,570
No bedrooms 100
1 bedroom 2,360
2 bedrooms 3,935
3 bedrooms 2,910
4 or more bedrooms 1,265
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 10,570
1 to 4 rooms 5,095
5 rooms 2,270
6 rooms 905
7 rooms 750
8 or more rooms 1,550
Average number of rooms per dwelling 5
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 10,570
1960 or before 2,770
1961 to 1980 3,105
1981 to 1990 1,245
1991 to 2000 1,120
2001 to 2005 440
2006 to 2010 665
2011 to 2015 530
2016 to 2021 685
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 10,570
15 to 24 years 500
25 to 34 years 1,405
35 to 44 years 1,530
45 to 54 years 1,455
55 to 64 years 2,235
65 to 74 years 2,045
75 to 84 years 1,145
85 years and over 255
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 10,545
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 8,540
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 2,000
30% to less than 100% 1,885
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 3,920
% of owner households with a mortgage 56.50%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 8.70%
% in core housing need 1.30%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $920
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $973
Median value of dwellings ($) $250,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $278,800
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $710
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $764
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 17,415
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 5,190
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 12,230
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 10,410
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,750
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 7,665
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 17,420
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,650
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,215
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 8,550
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 6,110
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,050
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 2,270
Apprenticeship certificate 775
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 2,640
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 415
Bachelor’s degree or higher 2,445
Bachelor's degree 1,655
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 205
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 80
Master's degree 445
Earned doctorate 50
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 10,410
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,360
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,070
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 5,980
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 4,260
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,215
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 1,650
Apprenticeship certificate 560
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,765
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 275
Bachelor’s degree or higher 1,720
Bachelor's degree 1,170
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 135
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 60
Master's degree 320
Earned doctorate 40
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 17,420
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 8,870
Education 920
13. Education 920
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 245
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 40
50. Visual and performing arts 205
Humanities 425
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 40
23. English language and literature/letters 10
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 235
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 35
54. History 35
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 65
Social and behavioural sciences and law 685
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 70
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 195
22. Legal professions and studies 175
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 20
42. Psychology 100
45. Social sciences 120
Business, management and public administration 1,755
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 170
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,580
Physical and life sciences and technologies 165
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 50
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 30
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 45
40. Physical sciences 30
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 190
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 135
25. Library science 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 35
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 1,795
04. Architecture and related services 45
14. Engineering 135
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 345
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 485
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 380
48. Precision production 405
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 200
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 145
03. Natural resources and conservation 55
Health and related fields 1,410
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 60
51. Health professions and related programs 1,310
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 40
Personal, protective and transportation services 770
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 490
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 110
49. Transportation and materials moving 170
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 10,410
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 4,430
Education 590
13. Education 590
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 180
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 30
50. Visual and performing arts 150
Humanities 280
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 30
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 145
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 20
54. History 30
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 40
Social and behavioural sciences and law 470
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 40
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 155
22. Legal professions and studies 110
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 20
42. Psychology 85
45. Social sciences 70
Business, management and public administration 1,160
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 105
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,055
Physical and life sciences and technologies 115
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 45
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 20
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 10
40. Physical sciences 30
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 145
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 115
25. Library science 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 20
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 1,315
04. Architecture and related services 40
14. Engineering 100
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 265
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 340
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 280
48. Precision production 290
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 170
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 110
03. Natural resources and conservation 55
Health and related fields 990
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 50
51. Health professions and related programs 915
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 20
Personal, protective and transportation services 580
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 350
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 85
49. Transportation and materials moving 145
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 17,420
In the labour force 9,335
Employed 8,550
Unemployed 785
Not in the labour force 8,085
Participation rate 53.60%
Employment rate 49.10%
Unemployment rate 8.40%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 17,420
Did not work 8,025
Worked 9,390
Worked full year full time 4,745
Worked part year and/or part time 4,645
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 9,335
Class of worker - not applicable 230
All classes of workers 9,105
Employee 8,295
Permanent position 7,015
Temporary position 1,280
Fixed term (1 year or more) 480
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 800
Self-employed 805
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 9,335
Occupation - not applicable 230
All occupations 9,105
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 95
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 1,150
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 385
3 Health occupations 945
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,345
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 195
6 Sales and service occupations 2,690
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 1,680
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 135
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 475
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 9,335
Industry - not applicable 230
All industries 9,105
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 105
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 20
22 Utilities 35
23 Construction 660
31-33 Manufacturing 1,030
41 Wholesale trade 250
44-45 Retail trade 1,390
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 335
51 Information and cultural industries 135
52 Finance and insurance 170
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 125
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 460
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 410
61 Educational services 780
62 Health care and social assistance 1,700
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 95
72 Accommodation and food services 580
81 Other services (except public administration) 465
91 Public administration 350
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 8,550
Worked at home 905
Worked outside Canada 20
No fixed workplace address 905
Usual place of work 6,715
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 6,715
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 3,110
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 1,565
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 2,030
Commute to a different province or territory 15
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 7,625
Car, truck or van 6,515
Car, truck or van - as a driver 6,170
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 350
Public transit 75
Walked 765
Bicycle 120
Other method 150
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 7,625
Less than 15 minutes 3,960
15 to 29 minutes 1,745
30 to 44 minutes 955
45 to 59 minutes 415
60 minutes and over 545
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 10,125
English 90
French 9,075
Non-official language 20
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 880
English and non-official language(s) 0
French and non-official language(s) 40
English, French and non-official language(s) 30
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 10,125
Official languages 9,995
English 160
French 9,840
Non-official languages 20
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 19,480
Non-movers 9,720
Movers 9,760
Non-migrants 2,910
Migrants 6,850
Internal migrants 6,380
Intraprovincial migrants 6,325
Interprovincial migrants 55
External migrants 465
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