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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   627
Population in 2001 1 3,622   750
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   -16.4
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   309
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   260
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   24.5
Land area (square km) 8.30   25.64
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   630 315 310
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   40 20 25
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   45 30 10
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   55 25 30
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   55 25 25
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   25 15 15
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   20 10 10
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   40 15 20
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   45 20 25
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   60 30 35
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   45 25 20
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   55 20 30
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   25 15 15
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   40 15 20
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   30 15 15
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   25 20 10
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   15 10 10
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   5 5 0
85 years and over 175 55 125   0 0 5
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   38.7 38.2 40.1
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   78.6 76.2 80.6
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   490 235 255
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   430 205 220
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   60 30 30
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   490 240 255
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   180 95 85
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   230 115 115
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   20 10 15
Divorced 11 305 125 180   30 15 15
Widowed 12 410 90 315   25 5 20
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   260
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   73.1
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   7.7
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   7.7
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   0.0
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   0.0
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   0.0
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.7   11.5
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   165
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   95
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   180
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   80
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   19.2
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   6.2
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   3.8
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   87,352
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   175
Number of married-couple families 22 800   105
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   20
Number of lone-parent families 135   55
Number of female lone-parent families 100   25
Number of male lone-parent families 30   30
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   0.0
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   0.0
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   3.2
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   45,852
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   75,790
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   0
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   24,006
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   0
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   14,323
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   43,292
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   65,287
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   23,878
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   14,323
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   260
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   70
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   50
One-person households 505   80
Other household types 28 175   55
Average household size 2.2   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   38,259
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   66,983
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   56,218
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   20,824
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   28,425
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   35,837
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   57,555
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   49,731
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   20,824
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   28,425
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   534
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   500
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   625 315 310
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   555 295 265
French only 35 10 20   10 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   55 15 45
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   625 315 310
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   610 305 305
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 75 30 50   15 0 0
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   625 310 310
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   625 310 315
French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 65 35 30   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 10 0 0   0 0 0
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   625 310 310
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   575 305 275
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   45 10 35
Before 1991 285 125 155   30 10 20
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   15 0 15
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   0 0 0
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   625 315 315
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   600 310 295
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   180 80 95
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   425 225 195
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   20 0 15
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   475 235 235
1st generation 44 300 140 160   45 10 35
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   75 40 30
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   355 185 170
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   625 310 310
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   565 275 285
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   10 10 0
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 195 95 100   35 20 20
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   10 0 10
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   570 295 275
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   390 215 180
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   55 25 35
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 590 210 380   100 55 50
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   20 10 15
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   625 315 310
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   230 105 125
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   395 210 185
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   475 235 240
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   160 100 60
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   100 55 55
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   50 25 25
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   55 10 45
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   30 15 15
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   80 35 40
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   65 30 30
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   45 20 25
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   20 10 10
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   0 0 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   10 10 0
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   0 0 0
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   85 35 50
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   10 10 0
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   10 10 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   20 0 20
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   10 0 10
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   20 10 10
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   15 0 10
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   255 140 115
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   75 50 20
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   75 35 40
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   25 20 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   25 10 20
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   10 0 10
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   50 25 20
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   475 240 240
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   265 150 110
Education 150 40 110   45 15 35
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   10 0 10
Humanities 50 45 0   0 10 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   10 0 0
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   20 15 0
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   10 10 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   0 0 10
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   50 40 10
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   0 0 0
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   60 0 60
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   0 10 0
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   475 235 240
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   265 150 110
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   210 85 125
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   200 80 125
Outside Canada 140 65 75   10 10 0
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   475 235 240
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   335 180 155
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   270 125 145
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   65 55 10
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   140 55 85
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   70.5 76.6 64.6
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   56.8 53.2 60.4
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   19.4 30.6 6.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   310 165 145
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   10 0 10
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   60 0 60
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   10 10 10
D Health occupations 170 40 130   15 0 15
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   50 20 30
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   0 0 0
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   50 25 30
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   65 65 0
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   40 35 0
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   10 10 0
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   310 165 145
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   45 40 0
Construction 150 145 10   10 10 0
Manufacturing 125 105 20   15 15 0
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   0 0 0
Retail trade 175 75 100   20 0 20
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   0 0 0
Health care and social services 325 75 250   65 0 65
Educational services 65 15 45   55 25 30
Business services 170 85 85   30 30 0
Other services 320 110 210   60 35 25
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   450 215 235
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   455 220 240
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   220 95 120
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   85 35 50
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   335 165 165
English 1,865 970 890   325 165 160
French 10 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 10 0 10   10 0 10
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   270 125 145
Worked at home 125 80 45   10 0 10
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   35 35 0
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   230 85 140
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   60 30 35
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   130 45 90
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   25 15 15
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 83 1,485 775 710   260 120 140
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   195 75 120
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   0 0 0
Public transit 0 0 0   0 0 0
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   55 40 15
All other modes 20 15 0   0 0 0
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   625 310 315
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   20 10 15
Chinese 15 0 0   0 0 0
South Asian 86 0 10 0   0 0 0
Black 0 0 0   0 0 0
Filipino 25 20 10   25 10 15
Latin American 10 0 0   0 0 0
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   0 0 0
Arab 0 0 0   0 0 0
West Asian 88 0 0 0   0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0   0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0   0 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   0 0 0
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   0 0 0
Not a visible minority 91 3,465 1,640 1,825   600 305 295
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   330 175 150
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   21,712 30,725 19,551
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   85 55 25
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   60,271 60,295 59,077
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   New Hazelton, District municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   445 230 210
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   20,552 23,399 18,403
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   19,019 21,607 18,403
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   77.2 79.0 76.7
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   17.5 16.1 19.9
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   5.6 5.8 5.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   620 310 310
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   19.4 21.0 15.9
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   12.9 14.5 11.3
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   16.2 0.0 19.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   0.0 0.0 0.0

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Claresholm, Alberta (Code4803022) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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