Bonfield, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Bonfield, a town in Canada with a land area of 206.22 km2 and has a population density of 10.40 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 Bonfield is around 2,146 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Bonfield in 2021 census have increased 7.84% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
1,9902,146 +7.84%

Population By Genders

Of the 2,146 total population in Bonfield, the largest gender is male with around 1,120 women within the population.

1,1201,030 +8.04%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 1,990 population in Bonfield, majority of them are in the age of 60 to 64 years years old, with 11.60% of them are male and 12.60% female. While the median age of the whole population is 48.00.

0 to 4 years50 4.50%60 5.80% 16.67%105 4.90%
5 to 9 years60 5.40%35 3.40% 41.67%100 4.70%
10 to 14 years60 5.40%55 5.30% 8.33%115 5.40%
15 to 19 years45 4.00%50 4.90% 10.00%95 4.40%
20 to 24 years45 4.00%45 4.40% 0.00%90 4.20%
25 to 29 years50 4.50%60 5.80% 16.67%110 5.10%
30 to 34 years75 6.70%60 5.80% 20.00%140 6.50%
35 to 39 years60 5.40%55 5.30% 8.33%120 5.60%
40 to 44 years60 5.40%65 6.30% 7.69%125 5.80%
45 to 49 years60 5.40%60 5.80% 0.00%120 5.60%
50 to 54 years80 7.10%55 5.30% 31.25%140 6.50%
55 to 59 years110 9.80%90 8.70% 18.18%200 9.30%
60 to 64 years130 11.60%130 12.60% 0.00%255 11.90%
65 to 69 years100 8.90%100 9.70% 0.00%200 9.30%
70 to 74 years60 5.40%55 5.30% 8.33%115 5.40%
75 to 79 years30 2.70%25 2.40% 16.67%50 2.30%
80 to 84 years25 2.20%15 1.50% 40.00%40 1.90%
85 years and over15 1.30%10 1.00% 33.33%25 1.20%
85 to 89 years10 0.90%5 0.50% 50.00%20 0.90%
90 to 94 years5 0.40%0 0.00% 100.00%5 0.20%
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 Bonfield are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years15.60%15.00%15.40%
15 to 64 years63.80%65.50%64.80%
65 years and over20.50%19.90%20.30%
Average age of the population44.50%43.90%44.20%
Median age of the population48.80%46.80%48.00%

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Population of Bonfield by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
First Nations (North American Indian)6.28%7.28%6.76%
French Canadian6.73%5.83%6.29%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Bonfield, which totals 1,990, the majority, consisting of 825 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 person22012.35%
2 persons37020.80%
3 persons1307.30%
4 persons955.35%
5 or more persons754.20%

Income in Bonfield

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Bonfield is $40,400 (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 Bonfield is $77,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Bonfield 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 Bonfield.

Education Levels in Bonfield

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 Bonfield.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher1001953009.95%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate50544094031.05%
No certificate, diploma or degree31528559518.55%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree7607501,51550.35%

Employment in Bonfield

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 3.80% which is pretty low acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate48.10%
Unemployment rate3.80%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Bonfield working as an employee. Most of them (76.00%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Bonfield 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 Bonfield. 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 Bonfield are working in the health care and social assistance sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting2002%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction4005%
Wholesale trade1502%
Retail trade705514%
Transportation and warehousing40257%
Information and cultural industries1002%
Finance and insurance0101%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services20103%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services10102%
Educational services0355%
Health care and social assistance1019021%
Arts, entertainment and recreation0102%
Accommodation and food services0152%
Other services (except public administration)40105%
Public administration40257%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Bonfield. 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 home508013014.70%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address1203515016.90%
Usual place of work30530060067.80%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Bonfield 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 minutes9.90%
15 to 29 minutes40.40%
30 to 44 minutes41.70%
45 to 59 minutes4.60%
60 minutes and over4.00%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Bonfield 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 Bonfield 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 Bonfield, the most used official language is English. Around 1,730 people in the area speak English.

English and French5
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 Bonfield is Christian. Around 1,445 people in Bonfield are Christian (725 males and 725 females).