Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada



Population in 2011: 26,359
Population in 2006: 25,969
Population in 2001: 25,172
2006 to 2011 population change
This city:

1.5%
Province:

0.9%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here:

3.2%
Province:

0.6%

Total private dwellings: 11,941
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 11,123
Land area (km2): 609.76

Population density per square kilometre
This city:

43.2
Nearby towns and cities:

359.0
Kentville population and dwellings statistics

Other nearby cities

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
This city:

63.0%
Province:

62.9%
Employment rate
This city:

58.6%
Nova Scotia:

57.2%
Unemployment rate
This city:

7.0%
Nova Scotia:

9.1%

Labour force activity in Kentville

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for this city

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
This city:

20,737 CAD
Province:

22,608 CAD
Median income in 2005
Here:

20,947 CAD
Nova Scotia:

22,815 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
Here:

14.6%
Nova Scotia:

13.8%

Composition of total income in this city

Earnings and income details for Kentville


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Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 700
Here:

2.7%
Province:

4.2%
Male: 270
Here:

2.2%
Nova Scotia:

4.2%
Female: 430
Here:

3.2%
Nova Scotia:

4.2%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 270
Here:

1.0%
Province:

2.7%
Male: 100
Here:

0.8%
Province:

2.7%
Female: 170
Here:

1.3%
Province:

2.7%

This city Minority Population Characteristics

Kentville citizenship and immigration Details

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
This city:

44.0
Province:

43.7
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
This city:

84.0%
Province:

85.0%
Age characteristics of this city

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 13,150
Here:

59.4%
Province:

57.8%
Male: 6,565
Here:

62.6%
Nova Scotia:

60.4%
Female: 6,590
This city:

56.5%
Province:

55.5%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 9,000
Here:

40.6%
Province:

42.2%
Male: 3,920
This city:

37.4%
Nova Scotia:

39.6%
Female: 5,080
This city:

43.5%
Province:

44.5%

Kentville - Marital Status

This city marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in this city

Households types in Kentville

Average family income in Kentville in 2005

This city families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in this city

First official language spoken in Kentville

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Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

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Language details for this city

Mobility status in 2006

Kentville - Place of residence in 2005

This city - Place of residence in 2001

This city mobility details

Education

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Airports Located in Kentville

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Radio stations Located in this city



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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