StatisticWest ElginOntarioNational
Population5,28414,804,68138,134,230
Population density (sq km)16154
Median age49.340.940.9
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married couples70%71%66%
Families w/ kids at home36%46%43%
Speak English only95.3%86.1%68.8%
Speak French only0.0%0.3%4.5%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Elgin is 4% higher than Ontario
  • The median age in West Elgin is 21% higher than Ontario
  • In West Elgin 1.28% of the population is Black
  • In West Elgin 0.51% of the population is All Other Visible Minorities
  • In West Elgin 0.28% of the population is South Asian

Compare West Elgin, ON Demographics

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      Visible Minority Population

      DataPercent
      Black1.3%
      All Other Visible Minorities0.5%
      South Asian0.3%
      Latin American0.2%
      Japanese0.2%

      Immigrants By Place Of Birth

      DataPercent
      Portugal2.9%
      United Kingdom2.1%
      Netherlands1.5%
      Other Western Europe1.0%
      Hungary0.9%

      Household income distribution

      Family breakdown

      West Elgin age breakdown

      Source: The West Elgin, ON data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.