Oil Springs, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Oil Springs, a village in Canada with a land area of 8.14 km2 and has a population density of 79.50 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 Oil Springs is around 647 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Oil Springs in 2021 census have decreased -0.15% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
648647 --0.15%

Population By Genders

Of the 647 total population in Oil Springs, the largest gender is female with around 325 women within the population.

325325 -0.00%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 648 population in Oil Springs, majority of them are in the age of 25 to 29 years years old, with 9.20% of them are male and 7.70% female. While the median age of the whole population is 40.80.

0 to 4 years15 4.60%20 6.20% 25.00%40 6.20%
5 to 9 years20 6.20%20 6.20% 0.00%45 7.00%
10 to 14 years10 3.10%10 3.10% 0.00%20 3.10%
15 to 19 years15 4.60%20 6.20% 25.00%30 4.70%
20 to 24 years15 4.60%15 4.60% 0.00%35 5.40%
25 to 29 years30 9.20%25 7.70% 16.67%60 9.30%
30 to 34 years15 4.60%20 6.20% 25.00%40 6.20%
35 to 39 years30 9.20%25 7.70% 16.67%50 7.80%
40 to 44 years15 4.60%10 3.10% 33.33%25 3.90%
45 to 49 years10 3.10%15 4.60% 33.33%25 3.90%
50 to 54 years15 4.60%30 9.20% 50.00%45 7.00%
55 to 59 years30 9.20%30 9.20% 0.00%55 8.50%
60 to 64 years35 10.80%30 9.20% 14.29%55 8.50%
65 to 69 years25 7.70%20 6.20% 20.00%40 6.20%
70 to 74 years5 1.50%15 4.60% 66.67%25 3.90%
75 to 79 years15 4.60%10 3.10% 33.33%30 4.70%
80 to 84 years5 1.50%5 1.50% 0.00%10 1.60%
85 years and over5 1.50%5 1.50% 0.00%5 0.80%
85 to 89 years5 1.50%0 0.00% 100.00%5 0.80%
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 Oil Springs are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years16.90%16.90%17.10%
15 to 64 years64.60%67.70%65.90%
65 years and over18.50%16.90%17.80%
Average age of the population41.70%41.40%41.60%
Median age of the population40.80%41.20%40.80%

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Population of Oil Springs by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
British Isles7.81%7.94%7.87%
First Nations (North American Indian)4.69%0.00%3.15%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Oil Springs, which totals 648, the majority, consisting of 260 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 person5510.40%
2 persons12022.65%
3 persons407.55%
4 persons458.50%
5 or more persons101.90%

Income in Oil Springs

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Oil Springs is $44,400 (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 Oil Springs is $91,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Oil Springs 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 Oil Springs.

Education Levels in Oil Springs

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 Oil Springs.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher2040556.30%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate13013026029.45%
No certificate, diploma or degree1154016017.45%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree20525546052.40%

Employment in Oil Springs

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 2.88% which is pretty low acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate62.50%
Unemployment rate2.88%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Oil Springs working as an employee. Most of them (75.40%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Oil Springs 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 Oil Springs. 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 Oil Springs are working in the construction sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction1003%
Wholesale trade003%
Retail trade15107%
Transportation and warehousing1506%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing003%
Professional, scientific and technical services000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services0103%
Educational services0206%
Health care and social assistance05015%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services0104%
Other services (except public administration)000%
Public administration201010%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Oil Springs. 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 home20153510.60%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address5005015.20%
Usual place of work11512524072.70%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Oil Springs 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 minutes27.10%
15 to 29 minutes32.20%
30 to 44 minutes27.10%
45 to 59 minutes5.10%
60 minutes and over6.80%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Oil Springs 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 Oil Springs 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 Oil Springs, the most used official language is English. Around 640 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 Oil Springs is Christian. Around 390 people in Oil Springs are Christian (195 males and 195 females).