Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Leduc County, Municipal district (CSD) - Alberta

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
31 of 416
National population rank
299 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Leduc County (Municipal district) was 13,780, which represents a change of 2.1% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 11.6% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Leduc County (Municipal district) is 2,601.49 square kilometres and the population density was 5.3 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 5,101 private dwellings occupied in Leduc County (Municipal district), which represent a change of 3.1% from 2011.

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

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

Population and dwelling counts

Leduc County (Municipal district) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Leduc County (Municipal district) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Camrose County Census subdivision - Camrose County, Municipal district MD 8,458 8,004 revised r 5.7
Beaver County Census subdivision - Beaver County, Municipal district MD 5,905 5,689 3.8
Wetaskiwin County No. 10 Census subdivision - Wetaskiwin County No. 10, Municipal district MD 11,181 10,866 2.9
Argentia Beach Census subdivision - Argentia Beach, Summer village SV 27 15 80.0
Beaumont Census subdivision - Beaumont, Town T 17,396 13,284 31.0
Leduc Census subdivision - Leduc, City CY 29,993 24,304 revised r 23.4
Devon Census subdivision - Devon, Town T 6,578 6,515 revised r 1.0
Calmar Census subdivision - Calmar, Town T 2,228 1,970 13.1
Sundance Beach Census subdivision - Sundance Beach, Summer village SV 73 82 -11.0
Thorsby Census subdivision - Thorsby, Village VL 985 951 revised r use with caution E 3.6
Itaska Beach Census subdivision - Itaska Beach, Summer village SV 23 20 15.0
Golden Days Census subdivision - Golden Days, Summer village SV 160 141 13.5
Warburg Census subdivision - Warburg, Village VL 766 789 -2.9
Brazeau County Census subdivision - Brazeau County, Municipal district MD 7,771 7,132 revised r 9.0
Parkland County Census subdivision - Parkland County, Municipal district MD 32,097 30,568 5.0
Strathcona County Census subdivision - Strathcona County, Specialized municipality SM 98,044 92,490 6.0
Edmonton Census subdivision - Edmonton, City CY 932,546 812,201 14.8

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

Table 2 Alberta – 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
Blackfalds Census subdivision - Blackfalds, Town T 9,328 6,300 48.1
Cochrane Census subdivision - Cochrane, Town T 25,853 17,580 47.1
Airdrie Census subdivision - Airdrie, City CY 61,581 43,271 revised r 42.3
Chestermere Census subdivision - Chestermere, City CY 19,887 14,824 34.2
Beaumont Census subdivision - Beaumont, Town T 17,396 13,284 31.0

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

Table 3 Alberta – 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
Bonnyville Census subdivision - Bonnyville, Town T 5,417 6,216 -12.9
Westlock County Census subdivision - Westlock County, Municipal district MD 7,220 7,644 -5.5
Rocky Mountain House Census subdivision - Rocky Mountain House, Town T 6,635 6,933 -4.3
Big Lakes County Census subdivision - Big Lakes County, Municipal district MD 5,672 5,912 -4.1
Clearwater County Census subdivision - Clearwater County, Municipal district MD 11,947 12,278 -2.7

Symbols:

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

Source:

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

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