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Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census

Census subdivision of South Stormont, TP - Ontario

Map of South Stormont, TP (shaded in green), Ontario

Map of South Stormont, TP

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Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A: South Stormont, TP - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A description: South Stormont, TP - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Prov. rank
114
Nat. rank
310

In 2011, South Stormont (Township) had a population of 12,617, representing a percentage change of 0.8% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

Land area is 447.50 square kilometres with a population density of 28.2 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, South Stormont (Township) had 4,797 private dwellings occupied by usual residents. The change in private dwellings occupied by usual residents from 2006 was 3.5%. For Canada as a whole, the number of private dwellings occupied by usual residents increased 7.1%.

South Stormont (Township) is part of the census agglomeration of Cornwall.

Population and dwelling counts

South Stormont (Township) – Neighbouring census subdivisions

Table 1 South Stormont (Township) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
South Glengarry, Ont. TP 13,162 12,880 2.2
Cornwall, Ont. CY 46,340 45,965 0.8
South Dundas, Ont. TP 10,794 10,535 2.5
North Dundas, Ont. TP 11,225 11,095 1.2
North Stormont, Ont. TP 6,775 6,769 0.1

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

South Stormont, TP – Age distribution

Table 4 South Stormont, TP – Age distributions by broad age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
0 to 14 15.7% 16.2% 15.2%
15 to 64 68.3% 68.2% 68.3%
65 and over 16.1% 15.5% 16.5%

In 2011, the percentage of the population aged 65 and over in South Stormont, TP was 16.1%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 68.3% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 15.7%. 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.

South Stormont, TP – Population by broad age groups and sex

Table 5 South Stormont, 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 12,615 12,520 95 0.8
0 to 14 1,980 2,310 -330 -14.3
15 to 64 8,615 8,435 180 2.1
65 and over 2,025 1,775 250 14.1
Males
Total 6,345 6,295 50 0.8
0 to 14 1,030 1,220 -190 -15.6
15 to 64 4,330 4,230 100 2.4
65 and over 985 845 140 16.6
Females
Total 6,270 6,220 50 0.8
0 to 14 950 1,090 -140 -12.8
15 to 64 4,285 4,200 85 2.0
65 and over 1,035 930 105 11.3

South Stormont, TP – Population by five-year age groups and sex

Table 6 South Stormont, TP – Population by five-year age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
Total - Age groups 12,615 6,345 6,270
0 to 4 years 615 290 325
5 to 9 years 610 330 280
10 to 14 years 755 405 345
15 to 19 years 990 545 445
20 to 24 years 605 320 285
25 to 29 years 515 260 255
30 to 34 years 625 285 340
35 to 39 years 655 315 335
40 to 44 years 830 400 430
45 to 49 years 1,165 575 590
50 to 54 years 1,215 610 605
55 to 59 years 1,060 535 530
60 to 64 years 950 485 465
65 to 69 years 670 340 330
70 to 74 years 525 280 250
75 to 79 years 375 190 185
80 to 84 years 220 95 125
85 years and over 225 75 150
Median age 45.5 45.1 45.9

South Stormont, TP – Median age1 of the population

In 2011, the median age in South Stormont, TP was 45.5 years. In comparison, the median age of Ontario was 40.4 years.

Table 7 Canada, Ontario and South Stormont, TP – Median age, 2006 and 2011 censuses
  Median age
2006 2011
Canada 39.5 40.6
Ontario 39.0 40.4
South Stormont, TP 42.2 45.5

Families and households

In 2011, the number of census families2 in South Stormont was 3,960, which represents a change of 3.9% from 2006. This compares to a growth rate for Canada of 5.5% over the same period.


In South Stormont, 78.0% of census families were married couples in 2011, while 11.9% were common-law-couples and 10.1% were lone-parent families.

South Stormont – Family structure

Table 8 Canada, Ontario, CSD of South Stormont, 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
South Stormont, TP 3,960 3,090 78.0 470 11.9 400 10.1 3.9
South Glengarry, TP 4,065 3,145 77.4 540 13.3 380 9.3 3.3
Cornwall, CY 13,150 8,175 62.2 2,225 16.9 2,745 20.9 0.2
South Dundas, TP 3,330 2,415 72.5 460 13.8 455 13.7 4.2
North Dundas, TP 3,385 2,505 74.0 475 14.0 400 11.8 5.1
North Stormont, TP 2,000 1,480 74.0 295 14.8 230 11.5 1.8

South Stormont – Presence of children within couple families

Among couples (married and common-law) in the census subdivision of South Stormont, 43.4% 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 * 1,335
Married couples without children * 1,755
Common-law-couples with children * 210
Common-law-couples without children * 260

South Stormont – Marital status

In South Stormont, 67.7% of the total population aged 15 and over were either married (58.9%) or living with a common-law partner (8.8%).

The remaining 32.3% 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, South Stormont, TP – Population 15 years and older by marital status, 2011 Census
Marital status South Stormont, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Population 15 years and over 10,645 100.0 10,671,050 100.0 27,869,345 100.0
Married or living with a common-law partner 7,210 67.7 6,158,605 57.7 16,084,490 57.7
Married (and not separated) 6,270 58.9 5,367,400 50.3 12,941,965 46.4
Living common-law 935 8.8 791,210 7.4 3,142,525 11.3
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 3,435 32.3 4,512,440 42.3 11,784,855 42.3
Single (never legally married) 2,240 21.0 2,985,020 28.0 7,816,045 28.0
Separated 260 2.4 319,805 3.0 698,245 2.5
Divorced 380 3.6 593,730 5.6 1,686,035 6.0
Widowed 560 5.3 613,880 5.8 1,584,525 5.7

South Stormont – Types of private households

There were 4,800 private households3 in South Stormont in 2011, a change of 3.6% from 2006. Of these, 31.6% of households were comprised of couples with children aged 24 and under at home, a change of -8.7% compared with five years earlier.

Table 10 Canada, Ontario, South Stormont, TP – Distribution of households by household type, 2011 Census
Household type4 South Stormont, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total private households 4,800 100.0 4,887,505 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Couple-family households with children
aged 24 and under at home5
1,515 31.6 1,402,420 28.7 3,524,915 26.5
Couple-family households without children
aged 24 and under at home6
1,945 40.5 1,408,120 28.8 3,935,540 29.5
Lone-parent family households7 350 7.3 535,825 11.0 1,375,450 10.3
One-person households 845 17.6 1,230,980 25.2 3,673,310 27.6
Multiple family households8 75 1.6 128,660 2.6 268,060 2.0
Other households9 75 1.6 181,500 3.7 543,340 4.1

South Stormont – Structural type of dwelling

In South Stormont, 92.8% 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, South Stormont, TP – Distribution of private households by structural type of dwelling, 2011 Census
Structural type of dwelling South Stormont, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Structural type of dwelling 4,800 100.0 4,887,510 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Single-detached house 4,455 92.8 2,718,880 55.6 7,329,150 55.0
Semi-detached house 45 0.9 279,470 5.7 646,240 4.9
Row house 55 1.1 415,230 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 170 3.5 498,160 10.2 2,397,555 18.0
Apartment, duplex 20 0.4 160,460 3.3 704,485 5.3
Other single-attached house10 5 0.1 9,535 0.2 33,310 0.3
Movable dwelling11 55 1.1 15,795 0.3 183,510 1.4

Language

South Stormont, TP – Mother tongue

Chart J: South Stormont, TP - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Chart J description: South Stormont, 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 South Stormont, 81.2% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 14.7% reported French only, and 2.6% 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, 92.7% of the population spoke only English most often at home, 5.5% spoke only French and 0.5% 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 South Stormont, 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 12,450 100.0 12,455 100.0
English 10,115 81.2 11,550 92.7
French 1,830 14.7 690 5.5
Non-official language 320 2.6 65 0.5
Multiple responses 185 1.5 150 1.2
Table 13 South Stormont, 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 99.6 0.3
French 64.6 37.4 27.1
Non-official language 57.7 26.8 31.0

South Stormont, TP – Non-official languages

In South Stormont, the three most common mother tongues were Dutch (0.7%), German (0.5%) and Italian (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 South Stormont, 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.
Dutch 85 24.3 0.7
German 65 18.6 0.5
Italian 25 7.1 0.2
Polish 20 5.7 0.2
Greek 20 5.7 0.2

South Stormont, TP – Bilingualism

Table 15 South Stormont, 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 30.9 20.0 93.2 18.5
0 to 19 31.8 25.9 84.7 25.0
20 to 44 37.0 26.3 96.9 27.3
45 to 64 29.1 14.8 94.8 24.0
65 and over 23.2 9.7 91.5 8.7
Table 16 South Stormont, TP – Knowledge of official languages, 2011 Census
Knowledge of official languages Number Percentage
Total 12,455 100.0
English only 8,450 67.8
French only 65 0.5
English and French 3,935 31.6
Neither English nor French 5 0.0

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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