Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Burton, Parish (CSD) - New Brunswick

Data quality

Figure 1.1 description Long description for Figure 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Provincial population rank
23 of 272
National population rank
703 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Burton (Parish) was 5,119, which represents a change of -5.6% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of -0.5% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Burton (Parish) is 259.10 square kilometres and the population density was 19.8 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 1,962 private dwellings occupied in Burton (Parish), which represent a change of 1.1% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Burton and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Burton and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Burton (Parish) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Burton (Parish) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Blissville Census subdivision - Blissville, Parish P 819 926 -11.6
Gladstone Census subdivision - Gladstone, Parish P 452 485 -6.8
Lincoln Census subdivision - Lincoln, Parish P 7,177 6,458 11.1
Oromocto Census subdivision - Oromocto, Town TV 9,223 8,932 3.3
Oromocto 26 Census subdivision - Oromocto 26, Indian reserve IRI 282 286 -1.4
Sheffield Census subdivision - Sheffield, Parish P 809 853 -5.2
Maugerville Census subdivision - Maugerville, Parish P 1,831 1,776 3.1
Gagetown Census subdivision - Gagetown, Parish P 311 316 -1.6
Canning Census subdivision - Canning, Parish P 924 952 -2.9

New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 2 New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Lincoln Census subdivision - Lincoln, Parish P 7,177 6,458 11.1
Shediac Census subdivision - Shediac, Town TV 6,664 6,053 10.1
Dieppe Census subdivision - Dieppe, City C 25,384 23,310 8.9
Moncton Census subdivision - Moncton, City C 71,889 69,074 4.1
Moncton Census subdivision - Moncton, Parish P 9,811 9,421 4.1

New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 3 New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Campbellton Census subdivision - Campbellton, City C 6,883 7,385 -6.8
Grand Falls / Grand-Sault Census subdivision - Grand Falls / Grand-Sault, Town TV 5,326 5,706 -6.7
Burton Census subdivision - Burton, Parish P 5,119 5,421 -5.6
Sackville Census subdivision - Sackville, Town TV 5,331 5,558 -4.1
Saint John Census subdivision - Saint John, City C 67,575 70,063 -3.6

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
r
revised
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use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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