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Population in 2011: 663,617
Population in 2006: 633,451
Population in 2001: 619,544

2006 to 2011 population change
Here:

4.8%
Province:

5.2%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here:

2.2%
Province:

2.6%

Total private houses: 280,489
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 268,753
Land area (km2): 464.08

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

1,430.0
Nearby towns and cities:

479.0


This city population and houses statistics

Other nearby cities

Record labels located in Winnipeg

  • G7 Welcoming Committee
  • Sublight Records
  • Agasea Records

Libraries located in this city

  • Cornish Library
  • Winnipeg Public Library

Radio stations located in Winnipeg

  • CBW (990 kHz, 89.3 MHz)
  • CHIQ-FM (94.3 MHz)
  • CKSB (1050 kHz, 88.1 MHz)
  • CBW-FM (98.3 MHz)
  • CKXL-FM (91.1 MHz)
  • CITI-FM (92.1 MHz)
  • CJUM-FM (101.5 MHz)

Federal Corporations In This City

  • 6867375 CANADA LIMITED (1225 St. Mary's Road, Vital Centre, Directors: FARVARD GHAEMMAGHAMI, MANSOUR EZATAGHA, REZA MIRZAKHANI)
  • SECTORSPEAK INC. (7 Donald Street, Directors: WILLIAM HOGAN MULLALLY)
  • Gavilon Energy Canada Limited (2500 - 360 Main Street, Directors: Gregory A. Heckman, John W. Neppl, Thomas Ramsey, William Van Osch)
  • 7288883 CANADA INC. (Unit 2 1749 Portage Avenue, Directors: WILLIAM MACKAY)
  • MICROVEST CANADA LTD. (302-280 Smith St., Directors: GERHARD PRIES)
  • BLUE BIRCH LEASING LTD. (9th Floor, 400 St. Mary Avenue, Directors: CHARLES H. WEPPLER, MICHAEL J. CASEY)
  • PEOPLE FIRST OF CANADA (120 MARYLAND STREET, SUITE 5, Directors: ANDREA HARRISON, BRIAN CONNORS, CALVIN WOOD, CÉCILE BELLEMARE, GAIL ST-CROIX, HEATHER TRACEY, JEAN-CLAUDE JALBERT, JULIEN RICHARD, KORY EARLE, LEO GARLAND, LORIE SHERRITT, LOUISE BOURGEOIS, PHILLIP MACKIN, RICHARD RUSTON, SHANE HADDAD, TRACEY WARD, VALERIE WOLBERT)
  • SAJEN INC. (100 - 1600 NESS AVENUE, Directors: DAVID B. KOVNATS)
  • CANADIAN INTELLIGENCE SERVICES INC. (208 MCINTOSH AVENUE, Directors: ANGELA DAWN DOLA, DAVID MACKENZIE)
  • Full Solutions Safety Consulting Ltd. (1700 - 360 Main Street, Directors: PERRY SCHOFFNER)
  • P&S REALTY HOLDINGS LIMITED (1700 - 360 Main Street, Directors: LEON N. LEDOHOWSKI)
  • Greywolf Entertainment Inc. (2500-360 MAIN STREET, Directors: GUY D. FIETZ)
  • Charlie Tango Productions Inc. (9 Barton Avenue, Directors: JORDAN CHARLES MOLARO, LANDON JAMES CLIFFORD MCCORMICK, SAMI TESFAZGHI, SHELDON CAMERON)
  • 7124279 CANADA INC. (603 GUILBAULT STREET, Directors: STEVEN WILLIAM MORTLOCK)
  • 6199071 CANADA INC. (368-955 PORTAGE AVENUE, Directors: ADI LINDEN, DANIEL PELLERIN)

Sports teams in Winnipeg

  • The Von Steigers (Wrestling)
  • Winnipeg Braves (Hockey)
  • Winnipeg Goldeyes (Baseball)
  • Manitoba Bisons women's ice hockey (Hockey)
  • St. Vital Victorias (Hockey)
  • St. Boniface Riels (Hockey)
  • Manitoba Maple Leafs (Hockey)
  • North Winnipeg Nomads Football Club
  • Winnipeg Jets (Hockey)
  • Winnipeg Warriors (Hockey)
  • Manitoba Buffalo (Rugby)
  • Transcona Railer Express (Hockey)

Albums recorded in Winnipeg

  • The Ghosts That Haunt Me
  • 40 Days
  • Failed States
  • Vanderveen
  • The View From Here
  • Simple Songs
  • Your Daughters & Your Sons
  • Romantics & Mystics
  • The Wailin' Jennys EP

Government agencies located in this city

  • Canadian Wheat Board
  • Prairie and Arctic Storm Prediction Centre
  • Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism
  • Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives
  • Manitoba Conservation
  • Manitoba Aboriginal and Northern Affairs
  • Manitoba Human Rights Commission
  • Manitoba Justice
  • Manitoba Advanced Education and Literacy

Museums located in this city

  • Royal Winnipeg Rifles Regimental Museum
  • Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum
  • Canadian Museum for Human Rights
  • Gallery 1C03
  • Ed Leith Cretaceous Menagerie
  • The Fire Fighters Museum
  • Manitoba Electrical Museum
  • Dalnavert Museum
  • Naval Museum of Manitoba
  • Robert B. Ferguson Museum of Mineralogy
  • Western Canada Aviation Museum
  • Gallery One One One and FitzGerald Study Centre
  • Aquatic Hall of Fame and Museum of Canada
  • Historical Museum of St. James - Assiniboia
  • St. Volodymyr Museum
  • Ivan Franko Museum
  • Transcona Historical Museum
  • St. Vital Historical Society
  • Costume Museum
  • Winnipeg Railway Museum

Zoos in Winnipeg

  • Assiniboine Park Zoo

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 296,315
Here:

53.7%
Manitoba:

57.2%
Male: 148,015
Here:

55.9%
Manitoba:

58.7%
Female: 148,300
This city:

51.7%
Province:

55.7%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 255,440
Here:

46.3%
Province:

42.8%
Male: 116,795
This city:

44.1%
Manitoba:

41.3%
Female: 138,640
This city:

48.3%
Manitoba:

44.3%

Winnipeg - Married

Winnipeg - Not married

Winnipeg marital status details

Earning and income in 2005

Composition of total income in this city

Median earnings in 2005
This city:

26,333 CAD
Province:

24,484 CAD
Median income in 2005
This city:

26,015 CAD
Manitoba:

24,194 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
This city:

20.1%
Province:

16.7%
Earnings and income details for this city

Parks in Winnipeg

  • Beaudry Provincial Park
  • Atikaki Provincial Wilderness Park
  • Nopiming Provincial Wilderness Park

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

39.0
Province:

38.4
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

83.1%
Province:

80.9%

Age Characteristics

Age characteristics of this city

Notable people related to this city

Birthplace of:
  • Gary Doer (Politician)
  • Terry Sawchuk (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Lee Goren (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Bob Wiseman (Musical Artist)
  • Clara Hughes (Sportsman)
  • Jim Rondeau (Politician)
  • Ruby Dhalla (Politician)
  • Jennifer Jones (Curler)
  • Bob Nolan (Musical Artist)
  • Randy Bachman (Musical Artist)
  • Burton Cummings (Musical Artist)
  • Ching Johnson (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Duncan Keith (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Gisele MacKenzie (Musical Artist)
  • Bill Mosienko (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Doug Christie (Politician)
  • Ricky Hunter (Wrestler)
  • Tim McLean
  • Reginald B. Alcock (Politician)
  • Michael St. Croix (Ice Hockey Player)
Home town of:
  • Gerry Convery (Darts Player)
  • Mary Rose Thacker (Figure Skater)
Death place of:
  • Sterling Rufus Lyon (Politician)
  • Albert Diamond Cohen
  • Israel Asper (Politician)
  • LeMoine FitzGerald (Artist)
  • Acheson Gosford Goulding
  • John William McLeod Thompson (Politician)
  • Doris Barr (Baseball)
  • Francis Evans Cornish (Politician)
  • Dottie Hunter (Baseball)
  • Eddie Carpenter (Ice Hockey Player)
  • William Ogilvie
  • Damian Mills (Cricketer)
  • John Peter Pruden
  • James Coyne (Politician)
  • Ivan Ohienko (Writer)
  • Nicholas Flood Davin (Politician)
  • Warner Herbert Jorgenson (Politician)
  • Francis Laurence Jobin (Politician)
  • Charlie Gardiner (Ice Hockey Player)
  • John Stewart McDiarmid (Politician)
Resting place of:
  • Maj-Gen. Sir Samuel Benfield Steele
  • Alan Arnett McLeod
  • R. James Speers
  • Sir William Whyte

Education

Education attainment in this city

Major field of study

Education in this city

Stadiums in this city

  • MTS Centre
  • Canad Inns Stadium
  • Investors Group Field
  • Winnipeg Arena
  • Shaw Park
  • MTS Iceplex
  • Canada Games Complex
  • St. James Civic Centre
  • Max Bell Centre
  • Osborne Stadium
  • Winnipeg Soccer Complex
  • Investors Group Athletic Centre
  • Duckworth Centre

Race courses in this city

  • Polo Park
  • Assiniboia Downs

Airlines located in this city

  • Perimeter Aviation (IATA: YP, ICAO: PAG)
  • Keewatin Air (IATA: FK)
  • Kivalliq Air (IATA: FK)
  • Keystone Air Service (ICAO: KEE)
  • Greyhound Air
  • Winnport

Churches in Winnipeg

  • St. John's Anglican Cathedral
  • Eastview Community Church
  • Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral

TV stations located in this city

  • CBWT-DT (Digital: 27 UHF)
  • CKND-DT (Digital: 40 UHF)
  • CKY-DT (Digital: 7 VHF)
  • Aboriginal Peoples Television Network
  • KCND-TV (Analog: 12 VHF)
  • CHMI-DT (Digital: 13 VHF)
  • CBWFT-DT (Digital: 51 UHF)
  • CIIT-DT (Digital: 35 UHF)

Shoping malls located in Winnipeg

  • Polo Park
  • Winnipeg Square

Theatres in this city

  • Burton Cummings Theatre for the Performing Arts

Skyscrapers in this city

  • Portage

Hotels located in Winnipeg

  • Fort Garry Hotel

Bridges located in this city

  • Esplanade Riel
  • Maryland Bridge

Mobility status in 2006

Winnipeg - Place of residence in 2005

This city - Place of residence in 2001

Winnipeg mobility details

Magazines in this city

  • Border Crossings (ISSN: 0831-2559)
  • Geez
  • Canada's History
  • Western Socialist

IUCN protected areas in this city

  • Woodland Caribou Provincial Park

Universities located in this city

  • University of Manitoba
  • Red River College of Applied Arts, Science and Technology
  • University of Winnipeg
  • National Screen Institute of Canada
  • Universite de Saint-Boniface
  • Robertson College
  • St. John's College
  • Wesley College
  • Canadian Mennonite University
  • Robson Hall
  • Yellowquill College
  • I.H. Asper School of Business
  • Mid-Ocean School of Media Arts
  • Manitoba College
  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine
  • Menno Simons College
  • United College
  • Assiniboine Community College

Companies in Winnipeg

  • Manitoba Hydro
  • 2737469 Canada Inc.
  • Videon Cablesystems
  • New Flyer
  • Temple Hotels Inc.
  • Agassiz Brewing Company Ltd
  • IGM Financial Inc.
  • Nygård International
  • Salisbury House of Canada Ltd.
  • Birchwood Automotive Group
  • Humpty Dumpty Snack Foods
  • Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Co.
  • Telpay Incorporated
  • Thompson Dorfman Sweatman
  • Digital Chameleon
  • Mondetta
  • Aqua Books
  • Great-West Lifeco
  • McNally Robinson
  • Versatile

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 101,910
This city:

16.3%
Manitoba:

9.6%
Male: 50,710
Here:

16.7%
Province:

9.8%
Female: 51,200
Here:

15.9%
Province:

9.5%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 63,745
Here:

10.2%
Province:

15.5%
Male: 30,035
Here:

9.9%
Manitoba:

15.4%
Female: 33,705
Here:

10.5%
Manitoba:

15.6%

Winnipeg Minority Population Characteristics

This city citizenship and immigration Details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in this city

Households types in Winnipeg

Average family income in this city in 2005

Winnipeg families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Winnipeg

First official language spoken in Winnipeg

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for this city

Music festivals located in this city

  • Rock on the Range

Occupation and industry

Labour force activity in Winnipeg

Participation rate
Here:

68.0%
Manitoba:

67.3%
Employment rate
Here:

64.5%
Province:

63.6%
Unemployment rate
This city:

5.2%
Manitoba:

5.5%

Occupation

Industry

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Labour, occupation and industry details for this city

Airports located in Winnipeg

  • CFB Winnipeg (IATA: YWG, ICAO: CYWG)
  • Winnipeg/Lyncrest Airport

Military structures in Winnipeg

  • Fort Garry
  • Fort Gibraltar
  • Fort Rouge
  • Fort Bourbon
  • Fort Douglas

Newspapers in this city

  • Lögberg-Heimskringla (ISSN: 0047-4967)
  • The Winnipeg Tribune (ISSN: 0000-0000)
  • Winnipeg Free Press (ISSN: 0828-1785)
  • Winnipeg Sun
  • The

Organizations in this city

  • The Evidence Network of Canadian Health Policy
  • Manitoba Health Research Council
  • International Institute for Sustainable Development
  • Certified Technicians and Technologists Association of Manitoba
  • Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
  • Frontier Centre for Public Policy
  • Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
  • Manitoba Council for International Cooperation
  • Sunpeak Foods

Cooperatives located in this city

  • Arctic Co-operatives Limited
  • Mondragon Bookstore & Coffeehouse

Buildings in this city

  • Manitoba Hydro Place
  • Manitoba Legislative Building
  • Government House
  • Union Bank Building
  • Shaarey Zedek Synagogue
  • Manitoba Club
  • St. Mary's Cathedral, Winnipeg

Casinos located in this city

  • Crystal Casino

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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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