Armstrong, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Armstrong, a town in Canada with a land area of 90.16 km2 and has a population density of 13.30 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 Armstrong is around 1,199 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Armstrong in 2021 census have increased 2.83% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
1,1661,199 +2.83%

Population By Genders

Of the 1,199 total population in Armstrong, the largest gender is female with around 605 women within the population.

590605 +2.48%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 1,166 population in Armstrong, majority of them are in the age of 5 to 9 years years old, with 8.50% of them are male and 7.40% female. While the median age of the whole population is 39.20.

0 to 4 years50 8.50%40 6.60% 20.00%90 7.50%
5 to 9 years50 8.50%45 7.40% 10.00%100 8.30%
10 to 14 years35 5.90%50 8.30% 30.00%85 7.10%
15 to 19 years30 5.10%30 5.00% 0.00%60 5.00%
20 to 24 years30 5.10%30 5.00% 0.00%55 4.60%
25 to 29 years35 5.90%35 5.80% 0.00%65 5.40%
30 to 34 years30 5.10%35 5.80% 14.29%60 5.00%
35 to 39 years40 6.80%45 7.40% 11.11%85 7.10%
40 to 44 years30 5.10%25 4.10% 16.67%60 5.00%
45 to 49 years30 5.10%30 5.00% 0.00%65 5.40%
50 to 54 years25 4.20%25 4.10% 0.00%45 3.80%
55 to 59 years45 7.60%45 7.40% 0.00%85 7.10%
60 to 64 years45 7.60%50 8.30% 10.00%90 7.50%
65 to 69 years40 6.80%45 7.40% 11.11%80 6.70%
70 to 74 years35 5.90%25 4.10% 28.57%65 5.40%
75 to 79 years25 4.20%25 4.10% 0.00%45 3.80%
80 to 84 years10 1.70%15 2.50% 33.33%30 2.50%
85 years and over10 1.70%10 1.70% 0.00%15 1.30%
85 to 89 years5 0.80%5 0.80% 0.00%10 0.80%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%5 0.80% 100.00%5 0.40%
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 Armstrong are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years22.90%24.00%22.90%
15 to 64 years57.60%57.00%57.10%
65 years and over19.50%19.80%20.00%
Average age of the population39.80%40.60%40.20%
Median age of the population39.60%39.20%39.20%

Population of Armstrong by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
French Canadian6.42%6.11%6.25%
North American Indigenous4.59%3.05%3.75%
First Nations (North American Indian)6.42%0.00%3.33%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Armstrong, which totals 1,166, the majority, consisting of 385 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 person15515.35%
2 persons19018.80%
3 persons555.45%
4 persons555.45%
5 or more persons504.95%

Income in Armstrong

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Armstrong is $38,400 (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 Armstrong is $72,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Armstrong 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 Armstrong.

Education Levels in Armstrong

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 Armstrong.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher9010019013.60%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate26519045030.95%
No certificate, diploma or degree22519041527.10%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree22037058541.20%

Employment in Armstrong

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 3.87% which is pretty low acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate54.70%
Unemployment rate3.87%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Armstrong working as an employee. Most of them (70.50%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Armstrong 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 Armstrong. 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 (12%) in Armstrong are working in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting402012%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction65012%
Wholesale trade1002%
Retail trade10307%
Transportation and warehousing1003%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance0102%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services1003%
Educational services204011%
Health care and social assistance06011%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services0104%
Other services (except public administration)0256%
Public administration2507%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Armstrong. 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 home40509018.20%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address60107014.10%
Usual place of work16516533567.70%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Armstrong 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 minutes46.30%
15 to 29 minutes32.50%
30 to 44 minutes10.00%
45 to 59 minutes2.50%
60 minutes and over7.50%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Armstrong 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 Armstrong 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 Armstrong, the most used official language is French. Around 620 people in the area speak French.

English and French20
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 Armstrong is Christian. Around 795 people in Armstrong are Christian (355 males and 355 females).