U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
City-Data Forum
City-Data.com Homepage

Canmore - Town, Alberta, Canada





Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to: Alberta, Canada Forum, All U.S. Cities.




Population in 2011: 12,288
Population in 2006: 12,039
Population in 2001: 10,792

2006 to 2011 population change
Here:

2.1%
Province:

10.8%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here:

11.6%
Province:

10.6%

Total private houses: 7,973
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 5,176
Land area (km2): 68.90

Population density per square kilometre
This town:

178.4
Nearby towns and cities:

1,555.0


This town population and houses statistics

Other nearby cities

  • Banff (pop. 7,584, 20.8 km )

IUCN protected areas located in Canmore

  • Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park
  • Ghost River Wilderness Area
  • Kananaskis Country - Bow Valley Provincial Park
  • Peter Lougheed Provincial Park
  • Spray Valley Provincial Park

Sports teams in this town

  • Bow Valley Eagles (Hockey)

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Canmore

Households types in Canmore

Average family income in Canmore in 2005

Canmore families and households characteristics

Mobility status in 2006

This town - Place of residence in 2005

This town - Place of residence in 2001

Canmore mobility details

Newspapers in Canmore

  • Canmore Leader

Earning and income in 2005

Composition of total income in this town

Median earnings in 2005
This town:

28,199 CAD
Alberta:

29,738 CAD
Median income in 2005
This town:

30,512 CAD
Alberta:

28,896 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
Here:

8.2%
Province:

12.2%
Earnings and income details for Canmore

Education

Education attainment in this town

Major field of study

Education in Canmore

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 725
This town:

6.0%
Province:

13.9%
Male: 370
Here:

6.1%
Province:

13.7%
Female: 355
This town:

5.9%
Alberta:

14.2%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 180
This town:

1.5%
Alberta:

5.8%
Male: 60
Here:

1.0%
Alberta:

5.6%
Female: 120
This town:

2.0%
Province:

5.9%

Canmore Minority Population Characteristics

This town citizenship and immigration Details

Occupation and industry

Labour force activity in Canmore

Participation rate
Here:

79.3%
Province:

74.0%
Employment rate
Here:

77.4%
Alberta:

70.9%
Unemployment rate
Here:

2.4%
Alberta:

4.3%

Occupation

Industry

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Labour, occupation and industry details for this town

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 6,490
Here:

62.2%
Alberta:

59.3%
Male: 3,255
Here:

62.5%
Province:

59.7%
Female: 3,235
This town:

62.0%
Alberta:

59.0%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 3,940
This town:

37.8%
Province:

40.7%
Male: 1,960
This town:

37.6%
Alberta:

40.3%
Female: 1,985
Here:

38.0%
Province:

41.0%

Canmore - Married

Canmore - Not married

This town marital status details

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Canmore

First official language spoken in Canmore

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for this town

Federal Corporations In This Town

  • MEILICKE HOLDINGS LTD. (122 SETTLER WAY, Directors: CARL A MEILICKE)
  • BANFF TELEVISION FOUNDATION (1350 RAILWAY, P.O. BOX 1020, Directors: ALAIN GOURD, ANDRE PICARD, ANDREW COCHRAN, ANNE MARIE LA TRAVERSE, HAROLD REDEKOPP, HAROLD TICHENOR, HUGUETTE MARCOTTE, JEAN MERRIMAN, KATHLEEN MCNAIR, LOREN MAWHINNEY, MARY POWERS, PATRICIA PHILLIPS, RICHARD J PARADIS, TRINA MCQUEEN)
  • Cyberponics INC. (281 Three Sisters Drive, Directors: Steven Fulbrook)
  • National Mountain Centre - (264 EAGLE TERRACE ROAD, Directors: DAVID TOOLE, DOUGLAS LEONARD, GEOFF POWTER, HENRY JR. VAUX, JOHN ALLARD, KEN READ, PAUL WANKLYN, PETER FUHRMANN)
  • PURE INTERNATIONAL NORTH AMERICA LTD. (#204, 1240 Railway Avenue, Directors: RUSSELL NEILSON, TOM MATHERS)
  • WAIRENET ENTERPRISES LTD. (251 Miskow Close, Directors: KELLEY BUCKLEY)
  • ALPINOAK INVESTMENTS INC. (36 JUNIPER RIDGE, Directors: D. DIANNE WHEELER, EDWARD WHEELER, H.R. WHEELER, JR.)
  • Canmore/Kananaskis Chamber of Commerce (P.O. 1178, Directors: BOB HALPENNY, BRENDA STANTON, LEE NOVAK, LINDA COOPER, LORRAINE LAPLANTE, MARK RETHY, ROB ELLIOT, SEAN KRAUSERT, STEVE COOK, STEWART WINTERBURN, WAYNE CHAMBERS)
  • CANADIAN PARKS PARTNERSHIP (255B THREE SISTERS DRIVE, Directors: BRUCE LIVINGSTIONE, CORNELIA MELVILLE, HOLLY DUNHAM, LILLIAN HAMILTON, SUE CESCO)
  • Mountain Springs Ministries (1025 BENCHLANDS TRAIL, Directors: BEVERLY BLOCK, CLIFF BLOCK, GLORIA MANN, KEITH FRANCIS, TANNIS BRAYER)
  • ACTIV8 Sports Consulting Inc. (916 LAWRENCE GRASSI RIDGE, Directors: MARIE-HELENE THIBEAULT)
  • Wilkes Capital Management Inc. (114 BENCHLANDS TERRACE, Directors: DAVID CHARLES ANDERSON)
  • Legato Investments Inc. (114 BENCHLANDS TERRACE, Directors: DAVID ANDERSON)
  • Noble Bridge Consulting Ltd. (5 CANYON ROAD, Directors: ROBERT WILFRID HEIGHINGTON)
  • The Canadian Friends of Scotland Foundation (221 A CASALE PLACE, Directors: BRUCE MCNIVEN, CHARLES BRUCE, DAVID STEWART-PATTERSON, JENNIFER I CONSIDINE, JOHN C ARMSTRONG)

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

39.9
Alberta:

36.5
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

84.9%
Province:

81.2%

Age Characteristics

Age characteristics of this town

Museums in Canmore

  • Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre

Famous people related to Canmore

Birthplace of:
  • Brendan Connolly (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Eric Hjorleifson (Sportsman)
  • Alex Kaleta (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Joseph V. Charyk (Politician)
  • Rosanna Crawford (Skier)
  • John Michaluk (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Tristan Tafel (Sportsman)
  • Percy Jackson (Ice Hockey Player)
Death place of:
  • Ronald Earl Ansley (Politician)
  • Annis Stukus (Football)
  • Hans Gmoser

Radio stations in Canmore

  • CHMN-FM (106.5 MHz)

Schools located in this town


Back to: Alberta, Canada Forum, All US cities.

Source: Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13 2007 and Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012. This data is an unofficial version of the materials, made without affiliation or endorsement of Statistics Canada.
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site. Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.