Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census
Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses
Provincial population rank
13 of 44
National population rank
30 of 152
- In 2016, the enumerated population of Brantford census metropolitan area (CMA) was 134,203, which represents a change of -1.0% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 4.6% and the national average of 5.0%.
- The land area of Brantford is 1,073.15 square kilometres and the population density was 125.1 people per square kilometre.
- In 2016, there were 52,530 private dwellings occupied in Brantford, which represent a change of -0.4% from 2011.
Figure 1.2 Population in the last 20 years, Brantford
Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 20 years, Brantford
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 Brantford CMA
|Census subdivision (CSD) name||Type||Population|
|Brantford Census subdivision - Brantford, City||CY||97,496||93,650||4.1|
|Brant Census subdivision - Brant, City||CY||36,707||35,638||3.0|
|Six Nations (Part) 40 Census subdivision - Six Nations (Part) 40, Indian reserve||IRI||incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement. ··||6,213||incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement. ··|
Population change and rank, 2011 to 2016 for CMAs or CAs in Ontario
Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.