Huntsville, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Huntsville, a town in Canada with a land area of 705.18 km2 and has a population density of 30.00 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 Huntsville is around 21,147 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Huntsville in 2021 census have increased 6.72% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
19,81621,147 +6.72%

Population By Genders

Of the 21,147 total population in Huntsville, the largest gender is female with around 10,825 women within the population.

10,32010,825 +4.67%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 19,816 population in Huntsville, majority of them are in the age of 60 to 64 years years old, with 9.10% of them are male and 9.30% female. While the median age of the whole population is 49.60.

0 to 4 years445 4.30%400 3.70% 10.11%850 4.00%
5 to 9 years460 4.50%475 4.40% 3.16%935 4.40%
10 to 14 years550 5.30%530 4.90% 3.64%1,080 5.10%
15 to 19 years560 5.40%470 4.30% 16.07%1,035 4.90%
20 to 24 years465 4.50%485 4.50% 4.12%955 4.50%
25 to 29 years555 5.40%540 5.00% 2.70%1,100 5.20%
30 to 34 years565 5.50%610 5.60% 7.38%1,175 5.60%
35 to 39 years595 5.80%610 5.60% 2.46%1,210 5.70%
40 to 44 years555 5.40%595 5.50% 6.72%1,145 5.40%
45 to 49 years590 5.70%595 5.50% 0.84%1,185 5.60%
50 to 54 years625 6.10%745 6.90% 16.11%1,370 6.50%
55 to 59 years935 9.10%965 8.90% 3.11%1,905 9.00%
60 to 64 years940 9.10%1,010 9.30% 6.93%1,950 9.20%
65 to 69 years830 8.00%840 7.80% 1.19%1,670 7.90%
70 to 74 years640 6.20%665 6.10% 3.76%1,305 6.20%
75 to 79 years450 4.40%505 4.70% 10.89%955 4.50%
80 to 84 years295 2.90%375 3.50% 21.33%670 3.20%
85 years and over265 2.60%395 3.60% 32.91%660 3.10%
85 to 89 years165 1.60%210 1.90% 21.43%375 1.80%
90 to 94 years85 0.80%140 1.30% 39.29%225 1.10%
95 to 99 years10 0.10%40 0.40% 75.00%50 0.20%
100 years and over0 0.00%5 0.00% 100.00%5 0.00%

Broader Age Groups

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

0 to 14 years14.10%13.00%13.50%
15 to 64 years61.90%61.30%61.60%
65 years and over24.00%25.70%24.90%
Average age of the population45.50%47.10%46.30%
Median age of the population48.40%50.40%49.60%

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Population of Huntsville by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
British Isles6.00%6.06%6.03%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Huntsville, which totals 19,816, the majority, consisting of 7,050 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 person2,33513.25%
2 persons3,58520.35%
3 persons1,2607.15%
4 persons1,0606.00%
5 or more persons5753.25%

Income in Huntsville

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Huntsville is $40,000 (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 Huntsville is $83,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Huntsville 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 Huntsville.

Education Levels in Huntsville

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 Huntsville.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher2,3853,4455,83020.50%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate4,4154,7109,13031.60%
No certificate, diploma or degree1,9851,6703,65511.90%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree7,6258,40516,03556.50%

Employment in Huntsville

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 7.16% which is quite high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate52.31%
Unemployment rate7.16%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Huntsville working as an employee. Most of them (66.00%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Huntsville 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 Huntsville. 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 (15%) in Huntsville are working in the construction sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting115402%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction60101%
Wholesale trade160602%
Retail trade64084514%
Transportation and warehousing175802%
Information and cultural industries80551%
Finance and insurance701252%
Real estate and rental and leasing1101252%
Professional, scientific and technical services3202355%
Management of companies and enterprises0100%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services2852605%
Educational services1654456%
Health care and social assistance2051,05512%
Arts, entertainment and recreation1251452%
Accommodation and food services4355259%
Other services (except public administration)2252505%
Public administration2652755%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Huntsville. 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 home7659551,72018.40%
Worked outside Canada010100.10%
No fixed workplace address1,2903301,62517.40%
Usual place of work2,8953,0905,99064.10%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Huntsville 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 minutes41.90%
15 to 29 minutes32.70%
30 to 44 minutes14.30%
45 to 59 minutes4.70%
60 minutes and over6.40%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Huntsville 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 Huntsville 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 Huntsville, the most used official language is English. Around 20,685 people in the area speak English.

English and French15
Neither English nor French25


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 Huntsville is Christian. Around 10,750 people in Huntsville are Christian (4,995 males and 4,995 females).