Mount Moriah, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Mount Moriah, a town in Canada with a land area of 15.71 km2 and has a population density of 44.60 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 Mount Moriah is around 700 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Mount Moriah in 2021 census have decreased -6.17% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
746700 --6.17%

Population By Genders

Of the 700 total population in Mount Moriah, the largest gender is male with around 355 women within the population.

355345 -2.82%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 746 population in Mount Moriah, majority of them are in the age of 45 to 49 years years old, with 8.50% of them are male and 11.60% female. While the median age of the whole population is 48.40.

0 to 4 years15 4.20%5 1.40% 66.67%25 3.60%
5 to 9 years15 4.20%10 2.90% 33.33%25 3.60%
10 to 14 years20 5.60%10 2.90% 50.00%25 3.60%
15 to 19 years20 5.60%25 7.20% 20.00%45 6.40%
20 to 24 years20 5.60%30 8.70% 33.33%45 6.40%
25 to 29 years20 5.60%15 4.30% 25.00%40 5.70%
30 to 34 years10 2.80%15 4.30% 33.33%25 3.60%
35 to 39 years20 5.60%15 4.30% 25.00%30 4.30%
40 to 44 years15 4.20%15 4.30% 0.00%30 4.30%
45 to 49 years30 8.50%40 11.60% 25.00%65 9.30%
50 to 54 years30 8.50%25 7.20% 16.67%55 7.90%
55 to 59 years35 9.90%30 8.70% 14.29%60 8.60%
60 to 64 years30 8.50%30 8.70% 0.00%60 8.60%
65 to 69 years35 9.90%30 8.70% 14.29%65 9.30%
70 to 74 years20 5.60%20 5.80% 0.00%45 6.40%
75 to 79 years10 2.80%10 2.90% 0.00%25 3.60%
80 to 84 years5 1.40%5 1.40% 0.00%10 1.40%
85 years and over5 1.40%5 1.40% 0.00%10 1.40%
85 to 89 years5 1.40%5 1.40% 0.00%5 0.70%
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 Mount Moriah are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years14.10%7.20%11.40%
15 to 64 years63.40%72.50%66.40%
65 years and over21.10%21.70%22.10%
Average age of the population44.10%46.40%45.20%
Median age of the population48.80%48.40%48.40%

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Population of Mount Moriah by Ethnicity and Origin

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

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Mount Moriah'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 Mount Moriah.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Qalipu Mi'kmaq4.35%12.68%8.57%
First Nations (North American Indian)5.80%11.27%8.57%
Caucasian (White)4.35%4.23%4.29%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Mount Moriah, which totals 746, the majority, consisting of 265 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 person559.65%
2 persons11520.20%
3 persons6010.55%
4 persons356.15%
5 or more persons152.65%

Income in Mount Moriah

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Mount Moriah is $37,200 (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 Mount Moriah is $79,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Mount Moriah 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 Mount Moriah.

Education Levels in Mount Moriah

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 Mount Moriah.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher456010010.15%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate15519034533.50%
No certificate, diploma or degree909018015.85%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree25525050050.65%

Employment in Mount Moriah

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 10.08% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate45.74%
Unemployment rate10.08%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Mount Moriah working as an employee. Most of them (60.30%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Mount Moriah 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 Mount Moriah. 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 (18%) in Mount Moriah are working in the health care and social assistance sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0103%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade451516%
Transportation and warehousing003%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services0103%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services003%
Educational services0104%
Health care and social assistance155518%
Arts, entertainment and recreation003%
Accommodation and food services102510%
Other services (except public administration)0156%
Public administration15158%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Mount Moriah. 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 home020206.80%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address2503010.20%
Usual place of work12512525084.70%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Mount Moriah 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 minutes38.20%
15 to 29 minutes50.90%
30 to 44 minutes5.50%
45 to 59 minutes0.00%
60 minutes and over0.00%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Mount Moriah 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 Mount Moriah 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 Mount Moriah, the most used official language is English. Around 700 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 Mount Moriah is Christian. Around 630 people in Mount Moriah are Christian (290 males and 290 females).