Clark’s Harbour, Nova Scotia Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Clark’s Harbour, a town in Canada with a land area of 2.82 km2 and has a population density of 257.30 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 Clark’s Harbour is around 725 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Clark’s Harbour in 2021 census have decreased -4.35% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
758725 --4.35%

Population By Genders

Of the 725 total population in Clark’s Harbour, the largest gender is male with around 380 women within the population.

380345 -9.21%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 758 population in Clark’s Harbour, majority of them are in the age of 60 to 64 years years old, with 7.90% of them are male and 10.10% female. While the median age of the whole population is 48.80.

0 to 4 years15 3.90%15 4.30% 0.00%30 4.10%
5 to 9 years15 3.90%20 5.80% 25.00%30 4.10%
10 to 14 years35 9.20%15 4.30% 57.14%50 6.90%
15 to 19 years10 2.60%10 2.90% 0.00%20 2.80%
20 to 24 years30 7.90%20 5.80% 33.33%45 6.20%
25 to 29 years25 6.60%15 4.30% 40.00%40 5.50%
30 to 34 years15 3.90%20 5.80% 25.00%35 4.80%
35 to 39 years15 3.90%15 4.30% 0.00%30 4.10%
40 to 44 years20 5.30%25 7.20% 20.00%45 6.20%
45 to 49 years20 5.30%25 7.20% 20.00%50 6.90%
50 to 54 years30 7.90%30 8.70% 0.00%60 8.30%
55 to 59 years40 10.50%30 8.70% 25.00%65 9.00%
60 to 64 years30 7.90%35 10.10% 14.29%70 9.70%
65 to 69 years30 7.90%25 7.20% 16.67%55 7.60%
70 to 74 years15 3.90%20 5.80% 25.00%40 5.50%
75 to 79 years5 1.30%10 2.90% 50.00%20 2.80%
80 to 84 years15 3.90%10 2.90% 33.33%20 2.80%
85 years and over10 2.60%15 4.30% 33.33%30 4.10%
85 to 89 years10 2.60%10 2.90% 0.00%25 3.40%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%5 1.40% 100.00%5 0.70%
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 Clark’s Harbour are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years17.10%14.50%15.90%
15 to 64 years63.20%63.80%63.40%
65 years and over19.70%23.20%20.70%
Average age of the population43.50%46.40%44.90%
Median age of the population47.20%49.60%48.80%

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Population of Clark’s Harbour by Ethnicity and Origin

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

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Clark’s Harbour'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 Clark’s Harbour.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)8.70%11.84%10.34%
Nova Scotian8.70%6.58%7.59%
North American Indigenous5.80%2.63%4.14%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Clark’s Harbour, which totals 758, the majority, consisting of 320 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 person13018.05%
2 persons16022.20%
3 persons304.15%
4 persons253.45%
5 or more persons152.10%

Income in Clark’s Harbour

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Clark’s Harbour is $34,800 (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 Clark’s Harbour is $60,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Clark’s Harbour 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 Clark’s Harbour.

Education Levels in Clark’s Harbour

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 Clark’s Harbour.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher040505.00%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate9515524525.15%
No certificate, diploma or degree24510535034.00%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree15524039540.00%

Employment in Clark’s Harbour

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 8.20% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate59.02%
Unemployment rate8.20%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Clark’s Harbour working as an employee. Most of them (57.30%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Clark’s Harbour 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 Clark’s Harbour. 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 (29%) in Clark’s Harbour are working in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting952529%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale trade1002%
Retail trade252512%
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 services0155%
Health care and social assistance05513%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services0155%
Other services (except public administration)000%
Public administration000%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Clark’s Harbour. 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 home10304011.10%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address9009526.40%
Usual place of work9013022061.10%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Clark’s Harbour 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 minutes57.80%
15 to 29 minutes23.40%
30 to 44 minutes9.40%
45 to 59 minutes4.70%
60 minutes and over6.30%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Clark’s Harbour 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 Clark’s Harbour 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 Clark’s Harbour, the most used official language is English. Around 715 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 Clark’s Harbour is Christian. Around 415 people in Clark’s Harbour are Christian (190 males and 190 females).