Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Bonnyville No. 87, 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
34 of 416
National population rank
306 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Bonnyville No. 87 (Municipal district) was 13,575, which represents a change of 21.3% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 11.6% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Bonnyville No. 87 (Municipal district) is 6,064.73 square kilometres and the population density was 2.2 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 4,820 private dwellings occupied in Bonnyville No. 87 (Municipal district), which represent a change of 22.0% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Bonnyville No. 87 and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Bonnyville No. 87 and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Bonnyville No. 87 (Municipal district) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Bonnyville No. 87 (Municipal district) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Beaver River No. 622 Census subdivision - Beaver River No. 622, Rural municipality RM 1,216 1,017 19.6
Onion Lake 119-1 Census subdivision - Onion Lake 119-1, Indian reserve IRI 0 0  not applicable ···
Division No. 18, Unorganized Census subdivision - Division No. 18, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 1,115 1,396 revised r -20.1
Vermilion River County Census subdivision - Vermilion River County, Municipal district MD 8,267 7,905 4.6
Cold Lake Census subdivision - Cold Lake, City CY 14,961 13,839 8.1
Bonnyville Census subdivision - Bonnyville, Town T 5,417 6,216 -12.9
Bonnyville Beach Census subdivision - Bonnyville Beach, Summer village SV 84 95 -11.6
Glendon Census subdivision - Glendon, Village VL 493 486 1.4
Pelican Narrows Census subdivision - Pelican Narrows, Summer village SV 151 162 -6.8
St. Paul County No. 19 Census subdivision - St. Paul County No. 19, Municipal district MD 6,036 5,826 revised r 3.6
Lac la Biche County Census subdivision - Lac la Biche County, Municipal district MD 8,330 8,402 -0.9
Improvement District No. 349 Census subdivision - Improvement District No. 349, Improvement district ID 0 0 revised r  not applicable ···
Unipouheos 121 Census subdivision - Unipouheos 121, Indian reserve IRI 909 813 11.8
Puskiakiwenin 122 Census subdivision - Puskiakiwenin 122, Indian reserve IRI 531 484 9.7
Cold Lake 149 Census subdivision - Cold Lake 149, Indian reserve IRI 671 594 13.0
Kehewin 123 Census subdivision - Kehewin 123, Indian reserve IRI 976 1,065 -8.4
Cold Lake 149A Census subdivision - Cold Lake 149A, Indian reserve IRI 40 45 -11.1
Cold Lake 149B Census subdivision - Cold Lake 149B, Indian reserve IRI 163 149 9.4

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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