Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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Charlottetown, (CA) - Prince Edward Island

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Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

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

Provincial population rank
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National population rank
52 of 152
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Charlottetown census agglomeration (CA) was 69,325, which represents a change of 5.8% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 1.9% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Charlottetown is 917.47 square kilometres and the population density was 75.6 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 28,948 private dwellings occupied in Charlottetown, which represent a change of 8.9% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Charlottetown

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Charlottetown

Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Charlottetown

Figure 1.3 description Long description for Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Charlottetown

Population change (in percentage), census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016

Figure 1.4 description Long description for Figure 1.4 Population change (in percentage), census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Population change, 2011 to 2016 for census subdivisions in the Charlottetown CA

Table 1 Charlottetown CA – Census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name Type Population
2016 2011 % change
Charlottetown Census subdivision - Charlottetown, City CY 36,094 34,562 4.4
Stratford Census subdivision - Stratford, Town T 9,706 8,574 13.2
Cornwall Census subdivision - Cornwall, Town T 5,348 5,162 3.6
Lot 34 Census subdivision - Lot 34, Township and royalty LOT 2,847 2,577 10.5
Lot 65 Census subdivision - Lot 65, Township and royalty LOT 2,347 2,200 6.7
Lot 48 Census subdivision - Lot 48, Township and royalty LOT 2,045 1,911 7.0
Lot 31 Census subdivision - Lot 31, Township and royalty LOT 1,767 1,634 8.1
Lot 35 Census subdivision - Lot 35, Township and royalty LOT 1,642 1,643 -0.1
Lot 33 Census subdivision - Lot 33, Township and royalty LOT 1,323 1,201 10.2
Miltonvale Park Census subdivision - Miltonvale Park, Community COM 1,148 1,153 -0.4
Lot 49 Census subdivision - Lot 49, Township and royalty LOT 1,096 1,077 1.8
Lot 36 Census subdivision - Lot 36, Township and royalty LOT 755 743 1.6
Clyde River Census subdivision - Clyde River, Community COM 653 576 13.4
Lot 37 Census subdivision - Lot 37, Township and royalty LOT 583 587 -0.7
Brackley Census subdivision - Brackley, Community COM 372 340 9.4
Warren Grove Census subdivision - Warren Grove, Community COM 356 367 -3.0
Meadowbank Census subdivision - Meadowbank, Community COM 355 338 5.0
Winsloe South Census subdivision - Winsloe South, Community COM 224 221 1.4
Mount Stewart Census subdivision - Mount Stewart, Community COM 209 225 -7.1
Union Road Census subdivision - Union Road, Community COM 204 235 -13.2
Scotchfort 4 Census subdivision - Scotchfort 4, Indian reserve IRI 200 148 35.1
Rocky Point 3 Census subdivision - Rocky Point 3, Indian reserve IRI 51 49 4.1

Population change and rank, 2011 to 2016 for CMAs or CAs in Prince Edward Island

Table 2 Prince Edward Island – Metropolitan areas, population rank and population change, 2011 to 2016
CMA or CA name Type Population Rank
2016 2011 % change Nat. Prov.
Charlottetown Charlottetown - Census agglomeration CA 69,325 65,523revised r 5.8 52 1
Summerside Summerside - Census agglomeration CA 16,587 16,488 0.6 123 2

Symbols:

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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. Data products, 2016 Census.

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