Rexton, New Brunswick Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Rexton, a in Canada with a land area of 6.29 km2 and has a population density of 138.90 people per km2.

The data includes average age, age distribution, marital status, individual and household income, spoken languages, employment and unemployment rates, occupations, religion, and various other characteristics.

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Population Characteristics

Based on the latest census, it is estimated the total population in Rexton is around 874 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Rexton in 2021 census have increased 5.30% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
830874 +5.30%

Population By Genders

Of the 874 total population in Rexton, the largest gender is female with around 445 women within the population.

430445 +3.37%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 830 population in Rexton, majority of them are in the age of 60 to 64 years years old, with 10.50% of them are male and 10.10% female. While the median age of the whole population is 56.00.

0 to 4 years15 3.50%10 2.20% 33.33%30 3.40%
5 to 9 years15 3.50%15 3.40% 0.00%30 3.40%
10 to 14 years25 5.80%10 2.20% 60.00%35 4.00%
15 to 19 years20 4.70%20 4.50% 0.00%40 4.60%
20 to 24 years20 4.70%20 4.50% 0.00%40 4.60%
25 to 29 years20 4.70%15 3.40% 25.00%30 3.40%
30 to 34 years15 3.50%15 3.40% 0.00%30 3.40%
35 to 39 years20 4.70%20 4.50% 0.00%35 4.00%
40 to 44 years20 4.70%35 7.90% 42.86%50 5.70%
45 to 49 years25 5.80%20 4.50% 20.00%45 5.10%
50 to 54 years30 7.00%35 7.90% 14.29%60 6.90%
55 to 59 years40 9.30%45 10.10% 11.11%85 9.70%
60 to 64 years45 10.50%45 10.10% 0.00%90 10.30%
65 to 69 years30 7.00%40 9.00% 25.00%70 8.00%
70 to 74 years40 9.30%45 10.10% 11.11%85 9.70%
75 to 79 years30 7.00%30 6.70% 0.00%55 6.30%
80 to 84 years20 4.70%15 3.40% 25.00%35 4.00%
85 years and over10 2.30%25 5.60% 60.00%35 4.00%
85 to 89 years10 2.30%15 3.40% 33.33%20 2.30%
90 to 94 years5 1.20%5 1.10% 0.00%10 1.10%
95 to 99 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%
100 years and over0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%

Broader Age Groups

If we look at the population data from the broader age groups, we can see that most people in Rexton are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years11.60%7.90%9.70%
15 to 64 years58.10%58.40%58.30%
65 years and over30.20%34.80%32.00%
Average age of the population49.20%52.60%50.90%
Median age of the population55.20%56.80%56.00%

Population of Rexton by Ethnicity and Origin

In Rexton, the population data reflects a diverse range of ethnicities, contributing to the vibrant cultural landscape. Rexton embraces various ethnic groups, each adding to its dynamic societal fabric.

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Rexton's dedication to inclusivity and the appreciation of distinct contributions that each ethnicity brings to the shared narrative of the area.

Here are the top 10 ethnicities in Rexton.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
New Brunswicker5.32%6.98%6.67%
Caucasian (White)3.19%8.14%5.56%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Rexton, which totals 830, the majority, consisting of 295 people live in a single-detached house. Additionally, the majority of them are living in households with a size of 2 persons.

Household Size

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
1 person13016.45%
2 persons16520.90%
3 persons556.95%
4 persons303.80%
5 or more persons202.55%

Income in Rexton

The population data in a region can offer valuable insights when analyzed in relation to income levels. By examining the income distribution within Rexton, we can gain a deeper understanding of the socioeconomic dynamics at play.

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Rexton is $36,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Per capita income data in a region provides a comprehensive snapshot of the average income earned by each individual residing within that area. By dividing the total income generated in the region by its population, per capita income quantifies the economic well-being of the population on an individual basis.

This data not only reflects the region's overall economic performance but also offers insights into income distribution, quality of life, and potential disparities.

Household Income

The median household income in Rexton is $63,600 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Rexton provides crucial insights into the economic landscape and living standards of its residents. By analyzing this data, policymakers, researchers, and businesses in Canada gain a comprehensive understanding of income distribution, socioeconomic disparities, and trends within Rexton.

Education Levels in Rexton

This data captures the distribution of individuals across various educational milestones, such as high school diplomas, college degrees, and beyond.

This information is pivotal in shaping educational policies, workforce development strategies, and initiatives aimed at enhancing access to quality education and promoting lifelong learning opportunities within Rexton.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher8011018514.75%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate19016034527.25%
No certificate, diploma or degree1208019013.80%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree40035574059.00%

Employment in Rexton

This comprehensive dataset offers a detailed snapshot of Rexton's employment trends, encompassing various sectors, industries, and job categories.

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 10.30% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate50.91%
Unemployment rate10.30%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Rexton working as an employee. Most of them (66.30%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Rexton working self-employed.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

The industry employment sectors census data provides valuable insights into the diverse economic landscape of a specific region in Rexton. By categorizing and quantifying the distribution of employment across various sectors such as manufacturing, healthcare, technology, education, and more, this data illuminates the region's economic composition.

As we can see from the table below, most of the people (20%) in Rexton are working in the manufacturing sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting1003%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction1004%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade25158%
Transportation and warehousing1002%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance0204%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services2004%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services20105%
Educational services0358%
Health care and social assistance06014%
Arts, entertainment and recreation002%
Accommodation and food services0153%
Other services (except public administration)10103%
Public administration3007%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Rexton. This data offers a comprehensive view of where individuals are employed, shedding light on the geographic distribution of workplaces and the flow of workers across various areas.

Only using 25% sample data.
Work LocationMenWomenTotalPercentage
Worked at home2515409.40%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address2010255.90%
Usual place of work17518535583.50%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Rexton travel to work or school, highlighting the prevalence of various modes of transportation such as carpooling, public transit, cycling, and walking.

This data aids in the formulation of targeted transportation policies and the development of efficient transit systems, ultimately contributing to sustainable urban planning and enhancing the overall quality of life for residents in the region.

Commuting Duration

The commuting duration captures the average time individuals spend traveling to their workplaces, shedding light on the efficiency of public transit systems, road networks, and the overall accessibility of the region.

Only using 25% sample data.
Less than 15 minutes57.10%
15 to 29 minutes23.40%
30 to 44 minutes3.90%
45 to 59 minutes6.50%
60 minutes and over9.10%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Rexton offers a multifaceted lens onto societal dynamics. This intricate data repository encapsulates the diverse array of marital bonds within the locale.

Long-term commitments, such as marriages, civil unions, and common-law partnerships, coalesce into a mosaic that mirrors the region's social fabric. By examining trends in marital status, we can discern evolving norms and preferences around Rexton area, gauging the ebb and flow between tradition and modernity.

Married or living common-law
Married or living common-law

Language Spoken

This gathered data offers a panoramic view of linguistic diversity, showcasing bilingual harmonies and solo language elegances. Beyond mere language, this data narrates the symphony of Canada's cultural landscape.

In Rexton, the most used official language is English. Around 590 people in the area speak English.

English and French5
Neither English nor French0


This gathered data offers a panoramic view of linguistic diversity, showcasing bilingual harmonies and solo language elegances. Beyond mere language, this data narrates the symphony of Canada's cultural landscape.

The most common religion in Rexton is Christian. Around 765 people in Rexton are Christian (375 males and 375 females).