Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census

Census subdivision of Stone Mills, TP - Ontario

Map of Stone Mills, TP (shaded in green), Ontario

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Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A: Stone Mills, TP - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A description: Stone Mills, TP - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Prov. rank
174
Nat. rank
499

In 2011, Stone Mills (Township) had a population of 7,560, representing a percentage change of -0.1% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

Land area is 708.83 square kilometres with a population density of 10.7 persons per square kilometre. This compares to the provincial land area of 908,607.67 square kilometres with a population density of 14.1 persons per square kilometre.

In 2011, Stone Mills (Township) had 2,861 private dwellings occupied by usual residents. The change in private dwellings occupied by usual residents from 2006 was 2.2%. For Canada as a whole, the number of private dwellings occupied by usual residents increased 7.1%.

Population and dwelling counts

Stone Mills (Township) – Neighbouring census subdivisions

Table 1 Stone Mills (Township) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
South Frontenac, Ont. TP 18,113 18,227 -0.6
Central Frontenac, Ont. TP 4,556 4,665 -2.3
Loyalist, Ont. TP 16,221 15,062 7.7
Greater Napanee, Ont. T 15,511 15,400 0.7
Addington Highlands, Ont. TP 2,532 2,512 0.8
Tweed, Ont. MU 6,057 5,614 7.9

Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth

Table 2 Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
Milton T 84,362 53,889 A 56.5
Whitchurch-Stouffville T 37,628 24,390 54.3
Ajax T 109,600 90,167 21.6
Brampton CY 523,911 433,806 20.8
Vaughan CY 288,301 238,866 20.7

Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth

Table 3 Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
Thunder Bay, Unorganized NO 5,909 6,585 -10.3
Hearst T 5,090 5,620 -9.4
Dryden CY 7,617 8,195 -7.1
The Blue Mountains T 6,453 6,825 -5.5

Age and sex

Stone Mills, TP – Age distribution

Table 4 Stone Mills, TP – Age distributions by broad age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
0 to 14 17.4% 17.7% 16.9%
15 to 64 69.3% 68.6% 70.2%
65 and over 13.3% 13.7% 12.8%

In 2011, the percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Stone Mills, TP was 13.3%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 69.3% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 17.4%. In comparison, the national percentages were 68.5% for the population aged 15 to 64 and 16.7% for the population aged 0 to 14.

Stone Mills, TP – Population by broad age groups and sex

Table 5 Stone Mills, TP – Population by broad age groups, sex and population change between 2006 and 2011, 2006 to 2011 censuses
Broad age groups by sex Population
2011 2006 change % change
Both sexes
Total 7,560 7,570 -10 -0.1
0 to 14 1,315 1,465 -150 -10.2
15 to 64 5,240 5,270 -30 -0.6
65 and over 1,005 830 175 21.1
Males
Total 3,805 3,820 -15 -0.4
0 to 14 675 760 -85 -11.2
15 to 64 2,610 2,630 -20 -0.8
65 and over 520 425 95 22.4
Females
Total 3,755 3,750 5 0.1
0 to 14 635 700 -65 -9.3
15 to 64 2,635 2,640 -5 -0.2
65 and over 480 405 75 18.5

Stone Mills, TP – Population by five-year age groups and sex

Table 6 Stone Mills, TP – Population by five-year age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
Total - Age groups 7,560 3,805 3,755
0 to 4 years 380 185 195
5 to 9 years 440 230 210
10 to 14 years 495 260 235
15 to 19 years 525 260 265
20 to 24 years 370 190 180
25 to 29 years 310 155 155
30 to 34 years 355 165 190
35 to 39 years 500 250 250
40 to 44 years 570 270 295
45 to 49 years 695 350 345
50 to 54 years 695 345 350
55 to 59 years 645 320 325
60 to 64 years 575 295 280
65 to 69 years 410 210 205
70 to 74 years 275 165 110
75 to 79 years 140 65 75
80 to 84 years 100 55 50
85 years and over 70 25 45
Median age 43.5 43.7 43.2

Stone Mills, TP – Median age1 of the population

In 2011, the median age in Stone Mills, TP was 43.5 years. In comparison, the median age of Ontario was 40.4 years.

Table 7 Canada, Ontario and Stone Mills, TP – Median age, 2006 and 2011 censuses
  Median age
2006 2011
Canada 39.5 40.6
Ontario 39.0 40.4
Stone Mills, TP 41.0 43.5

Families and households

In 2011, the number of census families2 in Stone Mills was 2,365, which represents a change of 2.6% from 2006. This compares to a growth rate for Canada of 5.5% over the same period.


In Stone Mills, 76.1% of census families were married couples in 2011, while 14.4% were common-law-couples and 9.3% were lone-parent families.

Stone Mills – Family structure

Table 8 Canada, Ontario, CSD of Stone Mills, TP and neighbouring census subdivisions – Distribution of census families by family structure, 2011 Census
Geographic name Total families Married-couple families Common-law-couple families Lone-parent families % change, census families, 2006 to 2011
number % number % number %
Canada  9,389,695 6,293,950 67.0 1,567,905 16.7 1,527,840 16.3 5.5
Ontario  3,612,205 2,612,890 72.3 394,670 10.9 604,645 16.7 5.5
Stone Mills, TP 2,365 1,800 76.1 340 14.4 220 9.3 2.6
South Frontenac, TP 5,800 4,505 77.7 725 12.5 570 9.8 2.5
Central Frontenac, TP 1,440 1,030 71.5 220 15.3 195 13.5 0.3
Loyalist, TP 4,840 3,485 72.0 640 13.2 710 14.7 4.1
Greater Napanee, T 4,710 3,390 72.0 650 13.8 670 14.2 1.6
Addington Highlands, TP 800 575 71.9 135 16.9 85 10.6 6.0
Tweed, MU 1,840 1,330 72.3 285 15.5 225 12.2 9.5

Stone Mills – Presence of children within couple families

Among couples (married and common-law) in the census subdivision of Stone Mills, 44.6% were couples with children aged 24 and under at home. In comparison, as a whole, 46.9% of couples in Canada had children aged 24 and under at home.

Presence of children within couple families
* Children aged 24 and under at home
Married couples with children * 810
Married couples without children * 995
Common-law-couples with children * 140
Common-law-couples without children * 195

Stone Mills – Marital status

In Stone Mills, 69.2% of the total population aged 15 and over were either married (58.3%) or living with a common-law partner (10.8%).

The remaining 30.9% were not married and not living with a common-law partner, including those who were single (never-married), separated, divorced or widowed.

Note: Percentages may not total 100 percent due to random rounding.

Table 9 Canada, Ontario, Stone Mills, TP – Population 15 years and older by marital status, 2011 Census
Marital status Stone Mills, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Population 15 years and over 6,245 100.0 10,671,050 100.0 27,869,345 100.0
Married or living with a common-law partner 4,320 69.2 6,158,605 57.7 16,084,490 57.7
Married (and not separated) 3,640 58.3 5,367,400 50.3 12,941,965 46.4
Living common-law 675 10.8 791,210 7.4 3,142,525 11.3
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1,930 30.9 4,512,440 42.3 11,784,855 42.3
Single (never legally married) 1,270 20.3 2,985,020 28.0 7,816,045 28.0
Separated 135 2.2 319,805 3.0 698,245 2.5
Divorced 265 4.2 593,730 5.6 1,686,035 6.0
Widowed 265 4.2 613,880 5.8 1,584,525 5.7

Stone Mills – Types of private households

There were 2,860 private households3 in Stone Mills in 2011, a change of 2.0% from 2006. Of these, 32.3% of households were comprised of couples with children aged 24 and under at home, a change of -8.4% compared with five years earlier.

Table 10 Canada, Ontario, Stone Mills, TP – Distribution of households by household type, 2011 Census
Household type4 Stone Mills, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total private households 2,860 100.0 4,887,505 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Couple-family households with children
aged 24 and under at home5
925 32.3 1,402,420 28.7 3,524,915 26.5
Couple-family households without children
aged 24 and under at home6
1,135 39.7 1,408,120 28.8 3,935,540 29.5
Lone-parent family households7 195 6.8 535,825 11.0 1,375,450 10.3
One-person households 495 17.3 1,230,980 25.2 3,673,310 27.6
Multiple family households8 55 1.9 128,660 2.6 268,060 2.0
Other households9 55 1.9 181,500 3.7 543,340 4.1

Stone Mills – Structural type of dwelling

In Stone Mills, 94.8% of private households lived in single-detached houses and 0.0% lived in apartments in buildings that have five or more storeys. The rest lived in other types of dwelling structures.

Table 11 Canada, Ontario, Stone Mills, TP – Distribution of private households by structural type of dwelling, 2011 Census
Structural type of dwelling Stone Mills, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Structural type of dwelling 2,860 100.0 4,887,510 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Single-detached house 2,710 94.8 2,718,880 55.6 7,329,150 55.0
Semi-detached house 35 1.2 279,470 5.7 646,240 4.9
Row house 5 0.2 415,230 8.5 791,600 5.9
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0 0.0 789,975 16.2 1,234,770 9.3
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 60 2.1 498,160 10.2 2,397,555 18.0
Apartment, duplex 15 0.5 160,460 3.3 704,485 5.3
Other single-attached house10 10 0.3 9,535 0.2 33,310 0.3
Movable dwelling11 25 0.9 15,795 0.3 183,510 1.4

Language

Stone Mills, TP – Mother tongue

Chart J: Stone Mills, TP - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Chart J description: Stone Mills, TP - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Note: Counts for mother tongue as well as those for language spoken most often at home include single responses only.

In Stone Mills, 96.2% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 1.3% reported French only, and 2.4% reported a non-official language only, in 2011. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 68.2% for English only, 3.9% for French only and 25.7% for only non-official languages.

In 2011, 99.1% of the population spoke only English most often at home, 0.4% spoke only French and 0.3% spoke only a non-official language. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 79.0% for only English, 2.2% for only French and 14.4% for only a non-official language.

Table 12 Stone Mills, TP – Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home, 2011 Census
Selected languages Mother tongue Language spoken most often at home
number % number %
Total 7,555 100.0 7,550 100.0
English 7,265 96.2 7,485 99.1
French 95 1.3 30 0.4
Non-official language 180 2.4 25 0.3
Multiple responses 15 0.2 20 0.3
Table 13 Stone Mills, TP – Mother-tongue retention, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Mother-tongue retention12
(in percentage)
Total retention; language spoken at home at least on a regular basis Complete retention; language spoken most often at home Partial retention; language spoken at home on a regular basis
Note: Counts for mother tongue and home language include single response of a language as well as multiple responses of a language with English and/or French.
English 99.9 99.9 0.0
French 47.6 23.8 23.8
Non-official language 42.1 15.8 26.3

Stone Mills, TP – Non-official languages

In Stone Mills, the three most common mother tongues were German (0.7%), Dutch (0.6%) and Polish (0.2%), in 2011. In comparison, the most common mother tongues at the provincial / territorial level were Italian (2.1%), Chinese, n.o.s. (1.6%) and Cantonese (1.5%).

Table 14 Stone Mills, TP – The most common non-official-language mother tongues, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Number Percentage of non-official language mother-tongue population Percentage of total population
Note: Counts for mother tongue and home language include single response of a language as well as multiple responses of a language with English and/or French.
German 50 27.0 0.7
Dutch 45 24.3 0.6
Polish 15 8.1 0.2
Hungarian 10 5.4 0.1

Stone Mills, TP – Bilingualism

Table 15 Stone Mills, TP – Rate of English-French bilingualism by mother tongue and age groups, 2011 Census
Age groups Mother tongue
Total English French Non-official language
Note: Counts for mother tongue include single responses only. Consequently, the total excludes multiple responses.
Total 4.9 3.6 94.4 11.1
0 to 19 4.6 3.6 133.3 0.0
20 to 44 5.0 4.1 100.0 16.7
45 to 64 5.2 3.6 88.9 12.5
65 and over 4.5 2.7 75.0 0.0
Table 16 Stone Mills, TP – Knowledge of official languages, 2011 Census
Knowledge of official languages Number Percentage
Total 7,555 100.0
English only 7,170 94.9
French only 0 0.0
English and French 380 5.0
Neither English nor French 5 0.1

Symbols:

···
not applicable
excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements. For further information, refer to Notes.
incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement. For further information, refer to Notes.
A
adjusted figure due to boundary change. For further information, refer to Content considerations.
E
use with caution. For further information, refer to Cautionary note.


Source:

Statistics Canada. 2012. Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-310-XWE2011004. Ottawa, Ontario. Analytical products, 2011 Census. Last updated October 24, 2012.
 

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