Port Blandford, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Demographics

This article shows the demographic data and statistics of Port Blandford. It is a town in Canada that encompasses a land area of 51.00 km2. The town has a population density of 10.10 people per km2.

We highlight the Port Blandford 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, Port Blandford has a population of around 513 people. The town's population is in increased . Between 2016 and 2021, the population of Newfoundland and Labrador has increased by 5.12%.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
488513 +5.12%

Population By Genders

The male population of Port Blandford is around 245 while the female population is around 265.

Of the 513 total population in Port Blandford, the largest gender is female with around 265 women within the population.

245265 +7.55%

Population by Age Characteristics

Port Blandford has an aging population. The majority of the population is people aged 55 to 59 years old, accounting for 12.60% of the total population. The town median age is 58.40.

55 to 59 years25 10.20%40 15.10% 37.50%65 12.60%
60 to 64 years40 16.30%25 9.40% 37.50%65 12.60%
65 to 69 years30 12.20%35 13.20% 14.29%65 12.60%
Median age of the population60 59.60%58 58.00% 1.68%58 58.40%
70 to 74 years35 14.30%25 9.40% 28.57%55 10.70%
Average age of the population54 53.60%53 53.00% 0.00%53 53.30%
50 to 54 years25 10.20%10 3.80% 60.00%35 6.80%
75 to 79 years10 4.10%20 7.50% 50.00%30 5.80%
35 to 39 years15 6.10%10 3.80% 33.33%25 4.90%
45 to 49 years5 2.00%15 5.70% 66.67%25 4.90%
10 to 14 years15 6.10%10 3.80% 33.33%20 3.90%
20 to 24 years0 0.00%15 5.70% 100.00%20 3.90%
40 to 44 years10 4.10%10 3.80% 0.00%20 3.90%
5 to 9 years5 2.00%0 0.00% 100.00%15 2.90%
15 to 19 years5 2.00%5 1.90% 0.00%15 2.90%
30 to 34 years5 2.00%10 3.80% 50.00%15 2.90%
80 to 84 years5 2.00%10 3.80% 50.00%15 2.90%
25 to 29 years10 4.10%5 1.90% 50.00%10 1.90%
85 years and over5 2.00%5 1.90% 0.00%10 1.90%

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 57.30% of the population. The other age groups, 65 years and over and 15 to 64 years, account for 34.00% and 57.30%, respectively.

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


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Population of Port Blandford by Ethnicity and Origin

The population of Port Blandford is quite diverse, which contributes to the town's vibrant cultural landscape. Port Blandford 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 43.43% of the total population, followed by Canadian (24.24%), Irish (13.13%), Newfoundlander (11.11%), and Caucasian (White) (8.08%).

Other ethnicities and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador include British Isles, Scottish, Welsh, Christian, n.i.e., and Inuit.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)4.17%8.00%8.08%
British Isles4.17%4.00%5.05%
Christian, n.i.e.0.00%4.00%3.03%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

About 250 of Port Blandford's population live in a single-detached house. In addition, most of them are living in 2 persons household.

Household Size

About 24.05% of the population lives in 2 persons households. 1 person households ranked second, accounting for 16.35% of the population. 3 persons, 4 persons, and 5 or more persons households account for 4.80%, 3.85%, and 0.00%, respectively.

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
2 persons12524.05%
1 person8516.35%
3 persons254.80%
4 persons203.85%
5 or more persons00.00%

Income in Port Blandford

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

Per Capita Income

According to 2020 data, the median personal income within Port Blandford is $34,000.

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 Port Blandford population or around 435 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 370 and 160 people, respectively.

Household Income

The Port Blandford's median household income is $60,000, 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 Port Blandford

This data sheds light on the distribution of Port Blandford 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.

49.40% or most of the Port Blandford population has a Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. 25.30% of the population has a No certificate, diploma or degree, 24.45% has a High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate, and 6.60% has Bachelor's degree or higher.

Only using 25% sample data.
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree15520035549.40%
No certificate, diploma or degree1157519025.30%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate9010018524.45%
Bachelor's degree or higher2025456.60%

Employment in Port Blandford

This dataset provides a snapshot of employment trends in Port Blandford. 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 11.11% which is very high.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate34.44%
Unemployment rate11.11%

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 Port Blandford's population (around 46.30%) are working permanent position as an employee.


In the town, there are 0 men and 10 women working as self-employed individuals, bringing the total number to 15.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

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

Port Blandford has a wide range of industries. Most of its population (20%) works in the construction sector. The Health care and social assistance sector comes second at 17%, followed by Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction at 12%.

Only using 25% sample data.
Health care and social assistance03517%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction25012%
Public administration02012%
Retail trade0157%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services1007%
Wholesale trade005%
Arts, entertainment and recreation1005%
Accommodation and food services0105%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
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%
Educational services000%
Other services (except public administration)000%

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 work456010567.70%
No fixed workplace address3503522.60%
Worked at home100106.50%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%


The data sheds light on how Port Blandford 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 Port Blandford residents and sustainable urban planning.

Commuting Duration

This data reveals the average time that the residents of Port Blandford 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.
15 to 29 minutes34.50%
Less than 15 minutes27.60%
30 to 44 minutes24.10%
45 to 59 minutes6.90%
60 minutes and over6.90%

Marital Status

The statistics on marital status in Port Blandfordshed 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 Port Blandford'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 Port Blandford. About 510 people living in the province speak English, 0 people speak French, 0 people speak English and French language, and 0 people speak Neither English nor French language.

English and French0
Neither English nor French0


Port Blandford is predominantly Christian. About 460 of its population is Christian (220 males and 220 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.