Wollaston, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Wollaston, a town in Canada with a land area of 215.87 km2 and has a population density of 3.30 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 Wollaston is around 721 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Wollaston in 2021 census have increased 7.61% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
670721 +7.61%

Population By Genders

Of the 721 total population in Wollaston, the largest gender is male with around 375 women within the population.

375340 +9.33%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 670 population in Wollaston, majority of them are in the age of 65 to 69 years years old, with 13.30% of them are male and 13.20% female. While the median age of the whole population is 58.00.

0 to 4 years5 1.30%10 2.90% 50.00%15 2.10%
5 to 9 years15 4.00%15 4.40% 0.00%30 4.20%
10 to 14 years10 2.70%15 4.40% 33.33%25 3.50%
15 to 19 years5 1.30%20 5.90% 75.00%30 4.20%
20 to 24 years10 2.70%10 2.90% 0.00%20 2.80%
25 to 29 years15 4.00%10 2.90% 33.33%30 4.20%
30 to 34 years10 2.70%10 2.90% 0.00%20 2.80%
35 to 39 years10 2.70%15 4.40% 33.33%25 3.50%
40 to 44 years30 8.00%10 2.90% 66.67%40 5.60%
45 to 49 years5 1.30%20 5.90% 75.00%30 4.20%
50 to 54 years25 6.70%25 7.40% 0.00%55 7.60%
55 to 59 years45 12.00%30 8.80% 33.33%75 10.40%
60 to 64 years45 12.00%35 10.30% 22.22%85 11.80%
65 to 69 years50 13.30%45 13.20% 10.00%95 13.20%
70 to 74 years30 8.00%25 7.40% 16.67%60 8.30%
75 to 79 years30 8.00%25 7.40% 16.67%50 6.90%
80 to 84 years10 2.70%15 4.40% 33.33%25 3.50%
85 years and over15 4.00%5 1.50% 66.67%20 2.80%
85 to 89 years5 1.30%5 1.50% 0.00%10 1.40%
90 to 94 years5 1.30%5 1.50% 0.00%10 1.40%
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 Wollaston are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years8.00%11.80%9.70%
15 to 64 years57.30%54.40%55.60%
65 years and over36.00%33.80%34.00%
Average age of the population53.50%50.50%52.10%
Median age of the population59.60%56.80%58.00%

Population of Wollaston by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
British Isles7.59%6.41%7.05%
First Nations (North American Indian)2.53%2.56%3.21%
French Canadian3.80%0.00%2.56%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Wollaston, which totals 670, the majority, consisting of 330 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 person12517.60%
2 persons16022.55%
3 persons405.65%
4 persons253.50%
5 or more persons152.10%

Income in Wollaston

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Wollaston is $30,800 (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 Wollaston is $56,400 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Wollaston 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 Wollaston.

Education Levels in Wollaston

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 Wollaston.

Employment in Wollaston

Working as an Employee

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

Employment Industry Sectors

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Wollaston. 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.


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Wollaston 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.

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Wollaston 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 Wollaston 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 Wollaston, the most used official language is English. Around 720 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 Wollaston is . Around 0 people in Wollaston are (0 males and 0 females).