Lake of the Woods, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Lake of the Woods, a town in Canada with a land area of 746.24 km2 and has a population density of 0.40 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 Lake of the Woods is around 308 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Lake of the Woods in 2021 census have increased 33.91% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
230308 +33.91%

Population By Genders

Of the 308 total population in Lake of the Woods, the largest gender is female with around 165 women within the population.

MaleFemaleDifference
145165 +12.12%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 230 population in Lake of the Woods, majority of them are in the age of 60 to 64 years years old, with 10.30% of them are male and 15.20% female. While the median age of the whole population is 59.20.

DataMaleFemaleDifferenceTotal
0 to 4 years5 3.40%5 3.00% 0.00%10 3.20%
5 to 9 years5 3.40%0 0.00% 100.00%10 3.20%
10 to 14 years5 3.40%5 3.00% 0.00%10 3.20%
15 to 19 years5 3.40%10 6.10% 50.00%15 4.80%
20 to 24 years10 6.90%10 6.10% 0.00%20 6.50%
25 to 29 years0 0.00%10 6.10% 100.00%10 3.20%
30 to 34 years5 3.40%0 0.00% 100.00%10 3.20%
35 to 39 years5 3.40%5 3.00% 0.00%5 1.60%
40 to 44 years5 3.40%10 6.10% 50.00%15 4.80%
45 to 49 years10 6.90%10 6.10% 0.00%25 8.10%
50 to 54 years5 3.40%5 3.00% 0.00%5 1.60%
55 to 59 years15 10.30%15 9.10% 0.00%25 8.10%
60 to 64 years15 10.30%25 15.20% 40.00%40 12.90%
65 to 69 years25 17.20%20 12.10% 20.00%40 12.90%
70 to 74 years20 13.80%15 9.10% 25.00%35 11.30%
75 to 79 years10 6.90%5 3.00% 50.00%20 6.50%
80 to 84 years0 0.00%5 3.00% 100.00%0 0.00%
85 years and over0 0.00%5 3.00% 100.00%5 1.60%
85 to 89 years0 0.00%5 3.00% 100.00%5 1.60%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%
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 Lake of the Woods are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

DataMaleFemaleTotal
0 to 14 years6.90%9.10%11.30%
15 to 64 years51.70%57.60%54.80%
65 years and over37.90%30.30%33.90%
Average age of the population51.20%49.80%50.40%
Median age of the population59.20%58.80%59.20%

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Population of Lake of the Woods by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Swedish35.00%14.29%24.39%
English15.00%33.33%24.39%
Irish25.00%19.05%21.95%
German15.00%23.81%19.51%
Scottish10.00%23.81%17.07%
Norwegian20.00%9.52%14.63%
Ojibway10.00%14.29%9.76%
Polish10.00%0.00%7.32%
First Nations (North American Indian)10.00%0.00%7.32%
American0.00%0.00%4.88%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Lake of the Woods, which totals 230, the majority, consisting of 125 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 person3512.50%
2 persons7526.80%
3 persons155.35%
4 persons103.55%
5 or more persons103.55%

Income in Lake of the Woods

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Lake of the Woods is $38,800 (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 Lake of the Woods is $75,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Lake of the Woods 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 Lake of the Woods.

Education Levels in Lake of the Woods

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 Lake of the Woods.

Only using 25% sample data.
DegreeMenWomenTotalPercentage
Bachelor's degree or higher10354516.80%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate554510034.65%
No certificate, diploma or degree30406017.75%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree558013548.95%

Employment in Lake of the Woods

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 7.50% which is quite high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
StatusPercentage
Employment rate42.50%
Unemployment rate7.50%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Lake of the Woods working as an employee. Most of them (50.00%) are working permanent position as an employee.

Self-employed

On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Lake of the Woods working self-employed.

Only using 25% sample data.
StatusMenWomenTotal
Self-employed20025

Employment Industry Sectors

The industry employment sectors census data provides valuable insights into the diverse economic landscape of a specific region in Lake of the Woods. 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 (20%) in Lake of the Woods are working in the mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
IndustryMenWomenPercentage
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction15020%
Utilities000%
Construction10010%
Manufacturing000%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade101520%
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 services10010%
Educational services000%
Health care and social assistance01010%
Arts, entertainment and recreation01010%
Accommodation and food services0100%
Other services (except public administration)01010%
Public administration000%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Lake of the Woods. 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 home10101517.60%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address1001011.80%
Usual place of work30356576.50%

Commuting

This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Lake of the Woods 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.
DurationPercentage
Less than 15 minutes46.20%
15 to 29 minutes0.00%
30 to 44 minutes0.00%
45 to 59 minutes15.40%
60 minutes and over23.10%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Lake of the Woods 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 Lake of the Woods area, gauging the ebb and flow between tradition and modernity.

Married or living common-law
70.91%
Married or living common-law
29.09%

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 Lake of the Woods, the most used official language is English. Around 305 people in the area speak English.

LanguagePopulation
English305
French0
English and French0
Neither English nor French0

Religion

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 Lake of the Woods is Christian. Around 140 people in Lake of the Woods are Christian (65 males and 65 females).

ReligionPopulation
Buddhist0.0%
Christian66.7%
Hindu0.0%
Jewish0.0%
Islam0.0%
Sikh0.0%