Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Annapolis Royal, a town in Canada with a land area of 1.98 km2 and has a population density of 268.30 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 Annapolis Royal is around 530 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Annapolis Royal in 2021 census have increased 7.94% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
491530 +7.94%

Population By Genders

Of the 530 total population in Annapolis Royal, the largest gender is female with around 310 women within the population.

220310 +29.03%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 491 population in Annapolis Royal, majority of them are in the age of 70 to 74 years years old, with 18.20% of them are male and 16.10% female. While the median age of the whole population is 65.50.

0 to 4 years0 0.00%5 1.60% 100.00%5 0.90%
5 to 9 years0 0.00%5 1.60% 100.00%10 1.90%
10 to 14 years10 4.50%0 0.00% 100.00%10 1.90%
15 to 19 years5 2.30%10 3.20% 50.00%15 2.80%
20 to 24 years5 2.30%5 1.60% 0.00%10 1.90%
25 to 29 years5 2.30%10 3.20% 50.00%15 2.80%
30 to 34 years5 2.30%10 3.20% 50.00%15 2.80%
35 to 39 years10 4.50%10 3.20% 0.00%20 3.80%
40 to 44 years10 4.50%5 1.60% 50.00%10 1.90%
45 to 49 years5 2.30%10 3.20% 50.00%10 1.90%
50 to 54 years15 6.80%20 6.50% 25.00%35 6.60%
55 to 59 years20 9.10%25 8.10% 20.00%50 9.40%
60 to 64 years20 9.10%25 8.10% 20.00%50 9.40%
65 to 69 years20 9.10%35 11.30% 42.86%55 10.40%
70 to 74 years40 18.20%50 16.10% 20.00%90 17.00%
75 to 79 years20 9.10%30 9.70% 33.33%45 8.50%
80 to 84 years15 6.80%20 6.50% 25.00%40 7.50%
85 years and over10 4.50%25 8.10% 60.00%40 7.50%
85 to 89 years10 4.50%15 4.80% 33.33%25 4.70%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%10 3.20% 100.00%10 1.90%
95 to 99 years0 0.00%5 1.60% 100.00%5 0.90%
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 Annapolis Royal are within the 65 years and over age group.

0 to 14 years6.80%4.80%4.70%
15 to 64 years47.70%40.30%44.30%
65 years and over45.50%54.80%50.90%
Average age of the population58.00%61.20%59.90%
Median age of the population63.20%66.50%65.50%

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Population of Annapolis Royal by Ethnicity and Origin

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

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Annapolis Royal'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 Annapolis Royal.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)7.89%0.00%5.05%
British Isles0.00%4.92%4.04%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Annapolis Royal, which totals 491, the majority, consisting of 170 people live in a 1 person. Additionally, the majority of them are living in households with a size of 1 person.

Household Size

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
1 person17026.55%
2 persons12519.55%
3 persons152.35%
4 persons101.55%
5 or more persons50.80%

Income in Annapolis Royal

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Annapolis Royal is $31,000 (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 Annapolis Royal is $48,400 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Annapolis Royal 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 Annapolis Royal.

Education Levels in Annapolis Royal

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 Annapolis Royal.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher10515025537.30%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate708516522.90%
No certificate, diploma or degree35609512.75%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree16526043064.90%

Employment in Annapolis Royal

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 5.15% which is quite high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate35.05%
Unemployment rate5.15%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Annapolis Royal working as an employee. Most of them (42.10%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Annapolis Royal 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 Annapolis Royal. 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 (21%) in Annapolis Royal are working in the health care and social assistance sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade0105%
Transportation and warehousing000%
Information and cultural industries0105%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services201016%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services005%
Educational services1005%
Health care and social assistance102521%
Arts, entertainment and recreation02518%
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 Annapolis Royal. 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 home30356538.20%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address100105.90%
Usual place of work35609052.90%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Annapolis Royal 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 minutes61.90%
15 to 29 minutes9.50%
30 to 44 minutes9.50%
45 to 59 minutes0.00%
60 minutes and over9.50%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Annapolis Royal 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 Annapolis Royal 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 Annapolis Royal, the most used official language is English. Around 515 people in the area speak English.

English and French0
Neither English nor French5


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 Annapolis Royal is Christian. Around 275 people in Annapolis Royal are Christian (100 males and 100 females).