Anchor Point, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Anchor Point, a town in Canada with a land area of 2.26 km2 and has a population density of 134.90 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 Anchor Point is around 305 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Anchor Point in 2021 census have decreased -2.87% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
314305 --2.87%

Population By Genders

Of the 305 total population in Anchor Point, the largest gender is male with around 155 women within the population.

155150 -3.23%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 314 population in Anchor Point, majority of them are in the age of 45 to 49 years years old, with 9.70% of them are male and 10.00% female. While the median age of the whole population is 49.20.

0 to 4 years0 0.00%5 3.30% 100.00%5 1.60%
5 to 9 years5 3.20%5 3.30% 0.00%10 3.30%
10 to 14 years10 6.50%10 6.70% 0.00%20 6.60%
15 to 19 years15 9.70%10 6.70% 33.33%25 8.20%
20 to 24 years10 6.50%5 3.30% 50.00%15 4.90%
25 to 29 years0 0.00%5 3.30% 100.00%5 1.60%
30 to 34 years5 3.20%0 0.00% 100.00%5 1.60%
35 to 39 years10 6.50%10 6.70% 0.00%20 6.60%
40 to 44 years10 6.50%10 6.70% 0.00%20 6.60%
45 to 49 years15 9.70%15 10.00% 0.00%30 9.80%
50 to 54 years15 9.70%15 10.00% 0.00%25 8.20%
55 to 59 years10 6.50%10 6.70% 0.00%25 8.20%
60 to 64 years10 6.50%10 6.70% 0.00%25 8.20%
65 to 69 years15 9.70%15 10.00% 0.00%30 9.80%
70 to 74 years5 3.20%15 10.00% 66.67%15 4.90%
75 to 79 years5 3.20%10 6.70% 50.00%15 4.90%
80 to 84 years5 3.20%0 0.00% 100.00%10 3.30%
85 years and over5 3.20%0 0.00% 100.00%5 1.60%
85 to 89 years5 3.20%0 0.00% 100.00%5 1.60%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%
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 Anchor Point are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years12.90%13.30%13.10%
15 to 64 years64.50%60.00%62.30%
65 years and over22.60%26.70%24.60%
Average age of the population44.80%48.40%46.60%
Median age of the population47.20%51.20%49.20%

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Population of Anchor Point by Ethnicity and Origin

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

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Anchor Point'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 Anchor Point.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
African Caribbean0.00%0.00%0.00%
East or Southeast Asian0.00%0.00%0.00%
West or Central Asian or Middle Eastern0.00%0.00%0.00%
West Indian0.00%0.00%0.00%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Anchor Point, which totals 314, the majority, consisting of 120 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 person2510.40%
2 persons5020.85%
3 persons208.35%
4 persons2510.40%
5 or more persons52.10%

Income in Anchor Point

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Anchor Point is $36,800 (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 Anchor Point is $83,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Anchor Point 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 Anchor Point.

Education Levels in Anchor Point

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 Anchor Point.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher1020307.10%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate456010024.65%
No certificate, diploma or degree1006516036.70%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree658014536.05%

Employment in Anchor Point

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 15.09% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate16.98%
Unemployment rate15.09%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Anchor Point working as an employee. Most of them (50.00%) are working temporary position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Anchor Point 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 Anchor Point. 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 (22%) in Anchor Point are working in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting20022%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction10011%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade01011%
Transportation and warehousing000%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services000%
Educational services000%
Health care and social assistance01517%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services000%
Other services (except public administration)000%
Public administration000%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Anchor Point. 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 home0000.00%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address2002044.40%
Usual place of work0252555.60%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Anchor Point 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 minutes55.60%
15 to 29 minutes22.20%
30 to 44 minutes22.20%
45 to 59 minutes0.00%
60 minutes and over0.00%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Anchor Point 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 Anchor Point 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 Anchor Point, the most used official language is English. Around 305 people in the area speak English.

English and French0
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 Anchor Point is Christian. Around 315 people in Anchor Point are Christian (150 males and 150 females).