Comox - Town, British Columbia, Canada



Population in 2011: 13,627
Population in 2006: 12,385
Population in 2001: 11,391
2006 to 2011 population change
This town:

10.0%
Province:

7.0%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here:

8.7%
Province:

5.3%

Total private houses: 6,236
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 5,974
Land area (km2): 16.74

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

814.3
Nearby towns and cities:

51.0
This town population and houses statistics

Other nearby cities

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
Here:

55.0%
Province:

65.6%
Employment rate
This town:

51.6%
Province:

61.6%
Unemployment rate
Here:

6.2%
Province:

6.0%

Labour force activity in Comox

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for this town

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
This town:

23,854 CAD
British Columbia:

25,722 CAD
Median income in 2005
Here:

29,009 CAD
British Columbia:

24,867 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
Here:

9.1%
British Columbia:

17.3%

Composition of total income in this town

Earnings and income details for this town


Airports in this town

Ski areas located in Comox

Schools located in Comox

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

49.1
Province:

41.9
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

85.4%
British Columbia:

84.6%
Age characteristics of this town

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 7,315
This town:

62.9%
Province:

57.9%
Male: 3,630
This town:

67.5%
Province:

59.4%
Female: 3,690
This town:

59.0%
British Columbia:

56.4%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 4,315
This town:

37.1%
British Columbia:

42.1%
Male: 1,750
Here:

32.5%
Province:

40.6%
Female: 2,565
Here:

41.0%
Province:

43.6%

This town - Marital Status

This town marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in this town

Households types in Comox

Average family income in this town in 2005

This town families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Comox

First official language spoken in this town

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for this town

Mobility status in 2006

Comox - Place of residence in 2005

Comox - Place of residence in 2001

This town mobility details

Education

Education attainment in this town

Location of study

Major field of study

Education in Comox

Companies inside this town

Federal Corporations inside this town

Hospitals Located in this town

Federal Corporations In Comox

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 375
Here:

3.1%
British Columbia:

24.8%
Male: 185
This town:

3.2%
Province:

24.2%
Female: 190
This town:

3.0%
British Columbia:

25.3%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 360
Here:

3.0%
British Columbia:

4.8%
Male: 170
This town:

3.0%
British Columbia:

4.7%
Female: 190
Here:

3.0%
Province:

4.9%

Comox Minority Population Characteristics

Comox citizenship and immigration Details

Notable people related to this town

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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.
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