Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Sherbrooke, Ville (CSD) - Quebec

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
6 of 1195
National population rank
30 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Sherbrooke (Ville) was 161,323, which represents a change of 4.3% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 3.3% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Sherbrooke (Ville) is 353.76 square kilometres and the population density was 456.0 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 73,506 private dwellings occupied in Sherbrooke (Ville), which represent a change of 4.2% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Sherbrooke and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Sherbrooke and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Sherbrooke (Ville) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Sherbrooke (Ville) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Cookshire-Eaton Census subdivision - Cookshire-Eaton, Ville V 5,393 5,171 4.3
Ascot Corner Census subdivision - Ascot Corner, Municipalité 3,158 2,891 9.2
Stoke Census subdivision - Stoke, Municipalité 2,955 2,765 6.9
Saint-François-Xavier-de-Brompton Census subdivision - Saint-François-Xavier-de-Brompton, Municipalité 2,273 2,101 8.2
Saint-Denis-de-Brompton Census subdivision - Saint-Denis-de-Brompton, Municipalité 4,054 3,402 19.2
Val-Joli Census subdivision - Val-Joli, Municipalité 1,619 1,538 revised r 5.3
Waterville Census subdivision - Waterville, Ville V 2,121 2,028 4.6
Hatley Census subdivision - Hatley, Canton (municipalité de) CT 2,106 2,003 5.1
Sainte-Catherine-de-Hatley Census subdivision - Sainte-Catherine-de-Hatley, Municipalité 2,479 2,464 0.6
Magog Census subdivision - Magog, Ville V 26,669 25,692 revised r 3.8
Orford Census subdivision - Orford, Canton (municipalité de) CT 4,337 3,575 21.3

Quebec – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 2 Quebec – 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
Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval Census subdivision - Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval, Ville V 7,348 5,696 29.0
Contrecoeur Census subdivision - Contrecoeur, Ville V 7,887 6,252 26.2
Saint-Colomban Census subdivision - Saint-Colomban, Ville V 16,019 13,080 22.5
Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier Census subdivision - Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Ville V 7,706 6,319 21.9
Mirabel Census subdivision - Mirabel, Ville V 50,513 41,957 20.4

Quebec – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 3 Quebec – 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
Sainte-Anne-des-Monts Census subdivision - Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, Ville V 6,437 6,933 -7.2
La Malbaie Census subdivision - La Malbaie, Ville V 8,271 8,862 -6.7
Coaticook Census subdivision - Coaticook, Ville V 8,698 9,255 -6.0
Mont-Joli Census subdivision - Mont-Joli, Ville V 6,281 6,665 -5.8
La Sarre Census subdivision - La Sarre, Ville V 7,282 7,719 -5.7

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. Data products, 2016 Census.

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