Glovertown, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Demographics

This article shows the demographic data and statistics of Glovertown. It is a town in Canada that encompasses a land area of 69.85 km2. The town has a population density of 27.90 people per km2.

We highlight the Glovertown town's various population characteristics. From gender, age distribution, ethnicity, household and dwelling, and income to spoken languages, occupation, and religion.

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Population Characteristics

According to the latest census, Glovertown has a population of around 1,948 people. The town's population is in decreased . Between 2016 and 2021, the population of Newfoundland and Labrador has decreased by -6.48%.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
2,0831,948 --6.48%

Population By Genders

The male population of Glovertown is around 945 while the female population is around 1,005.

Of the 1,948 total population in Glovertown, the largest gender is female with around 1,005 women within the population.

9451,005 -5.97%

Population by Age Characteristics

Glovertown has an aging population. The majority of the population is people aged 55 to 59 years old, accounting for 9.50% of the total population. The town median age is 54.80.

55 to 59 years85 9.00%95 9.50% 10.53%185 9.50%
60 to 64 years95 10.10%95 9.50% 0.00%185 9.50%
65 to 69 years75 7.90%95 9.50% 21.05%175 9.00%
70 to 74 years80 8.50%85 8.50% 5.88%165 8.50%
50 to 54 years65 6.90%75 7.50% 13.33%140 7.20%
45 to 49 years55 5.80%55 5.50% 0.00%115 5.90%
75 to 79 years60 6.30%50 5.00% 16.67%115 5.90%
10 to 14 years50 5.30%45 4.50% 10.00%100 5.10%
15 to 19 years50 5.30%40 4.00% 20.00%85 4.40%
40 to 44 years45 4.80%40 4.00% 11.11%85 4.40%
80 to 84 years45 4.80%40 4.00% 11.11%85 4.40%
30 to 34 years40 4.20%40 4.00% 0.00%80 4.10%
35 to 39 years35 3.70%45 4.50% 22.22%80 4.10%
5 to 9 years40 4.20%35 3.50% 12.50%75 3.90%
20 to 24 years40 4.20%35 3.50% 12.50%75 3.90%
0 to 4 years40 4.20%35 3.50% 12.50%70 3.60%
25 to 29 years30 3.20%40 4.00% 25.00%70 3.60%
85 years and over20 2.10%40 4.00% 50.00%65 3.30%
Median age of the population54 54.00%56 55.60% 1.80%55 54.80%
Average age of the population49 48.70%51 50.60% 3.95%50 49.70%

Broader Age Groups

If the town's population is divided into broader age groups, most of the population falls into the 15 to 64 years age group. The group accounts for 56.80% of the population. The other age groups, 65 years and over and 0 to 14 years, account for 30.80% and 12.60%, respectively.

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

0 to 14 years13.80%11.40%12.60%

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Population of Glovertown by Ethnicity and Origin

The population of Glovertown is quite diverse, which contributes to the town's vibrant cultural landscape. Glovertown is inclusive and accepts various ethnic groups with open arms. Furthermore, the province appreciates the unique contributions that each ethnicity brings.

The top 5 ethnicities and origins in the province are English, which accounts for 46.54% of the total population, followed by Canadian (28.72%), Irish (12.23%), Scottish (6.91%), and Newfoundlander (4.79%).

Other ethnicities and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador include Caucasian (White), British Isles, Mi'kmaq, Polish, and First Nations (North American Indian).

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)4.89%4.15%4.52%
British Isles4.89%2.59%3.72%
First Nations (North American Indian)1.09%3.11%1.86%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

About 770 of Glovertown's population live in a single-detached house. In addition, most of them are living in 2 persons household.

Household Size

About 23.65% of the population lives in 2 persons households. 1 person households ranked second, accounting for 11.50% of the population. 3 persons, 4 persons, and 5 or more persons households account for 6.95%, 5.45%, and 2.10%, respectively.

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
2 persons39023.65%
1 person19011.50%
3 persons1156.95%
4 persons905.45%
5 or more persons352.10%

Income in Glovertown

Analyzing income distribution in Glovertown can help us better understand its socioeconomic dynamics.

Per Capita Income

According to 2020 data, the median personal income within Glovertown is $32,400.

A region's per capita data sheds light on the average income earned per person living in it. Since per capita income is calculated by dividing the region's total income by its population, it quantifies the population's economic situation on an individual basis.

Such data offers insights into the town's economic performance, spread of income across individuals, quality of life, as well as disparities within its borders.

Most of Glovertown population or around 1,475 people falls in the $10,000 to $29,999 group. The next largest groups are the $30,000 to $49,999, and $50,000 to $79,999 with around 1,110 and 570 people, respectively.

Household Income

The Glovertown's median household income is $63,200, according to 2020 data.

The data provides important insights into the town's economic landscape as well as the living standards of its population.

Analyzing such data enables researchers, policymakers, and businesses to gain a more comprehensive understanding of the town's income distribution, disparities, and trends.

Education Levels in Glovertown

This data sheds light on the distribution of Glovertown residents across educational milestones.

Such information is crucial in shaping the province’s policies on education, workforce development strategies, and initiatives that aim to improve access to quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities.

55.75% or most of the Glovertown population has a Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. 27.70% of the population has a High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate, 16.30% has a No certificate, diploma or degree, and 10.05% has Bachelor's degree or higher.

Only using 25% sample data.
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree7106751,38555.75%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate28541069527.70%
No certificate, diploma or degree22521544016.30%
Bachelor's degree or higher8017525510.05%

Employment in Glovertown

This dataset provides a snapshot of employment trends in Glovertown. It encompasses a wide range of sectors, industries, as well as job categories.

The data shows that the unemployment rate in Newfoundland and Labrador is at 10.28% which is very high.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate34.89%
Unemployment rate10.28%

Working as an Employee

The table shows the data on the total number of individuals in the town who work as an employee. The majority of Glovertown's population (around 49.00%) are working permanent position as an employee.


In the town, there are 40 men and 30 women working as self-employed individuals, bringing the total number to 65.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

The Glovertown industry employment sector census data offers insights into the region's economic landscape. The distribution of employment in Glovertown is categorized and quantified, which reveals the region's economic composition.

Glovertown has a wide range of industries. Most of its population (16%) works in the construction sector. The Health care and social assistance sector comes second at 15%, followed by Manufacturing at 10%.

Only using 25% sample data.
Health care and social assistance011015%
Retail trade354010%
Educational services15408%
Public administration30207%
Arts, entertainment and recreation10255%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting2504%
Transportation and warehousing2004%
Accommodation and food services10204%
Other services (except public administration)25104%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services20103%
Professional, scientific and technical services0152%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction1001%
Finance and insurance0101%
Real estate and rental and leasing1001%
Wholesale trade000%
Information and cultural industries000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%

Places of Work

The data offers insights into the commuting patterns as well as workplace distribution in the town. It provides a snapshot of workplaces, showing their geographic distribution and the flow of workers across different areas.

Only using 25% sample data.
Work LocationMenWomenTotalPercentage
Usual place of work15522537567.60%
No fixed workplace address951010018.00%
Worked at home25558014.40%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%


The data sheds light on how Glovertown residents travel to school or work. It highlights the frequency of different modes of transportation like walking, cycling, carpooling, and public transit.

The data is pivotal in the making of transportation policies as well as the development of transit systems. Ultimately commuting data contributes to improving the quality of life of Glovertown residents and sustainable urban planning.

Commuting Duration

This data reveals the average time that the residents of Glovertown spend traveling to their workplaces. It also sheds light on the efficiency of the town's public transit systems, and road networks, as well as the accessibility of the town.

Only using 25% sample data.
Less than 15 minutes69.80%
15 to 29 minutes13.50%
45 to 59 minutes6.30%
60 minutes and over6.30%
30 to 44 minutes5.20%

Marital Status

The statistics on marital status in Glovertownshed light on its societal dynamics. It captures the diverse types of marital statuses of the population.

Long-term commitments, such as common-law partnerships, civil unions, and marriages, reflect the town's social fabric. We can gain insights into Glovertown's changing preferences and norms by examining the trends in marital status.

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

Language Spoken

The data below highlights town's linguistic diversity, showing elegances of solo language as well as bilingual harmonies. Other than language, it also shows the cultural landscape in Canada.

English is the most spoken official language in Glovertown. About 1,870 people living in the province speak English, 5 people speak French, 5 people speak Neither English nor French language, and 0 people speak English and French language.

Neither English nor French5
English and French0


Glovertown is predominantly Christian. About 1,605 of its population is Christian (770 males and 770 females).

The second largest religion in the province is Buddhist with 0.0% of the population adhering to the religion. There are also Hindu and Jewish, both represent 0.0% and 0.0% of the population, while Muslim represent 0.0% of the population.