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The Town of Mississippi Mills is in a unique and enviable position of being comprised of significant rural lands, small villages and an urban centre. The Town has seen consistent growth over the last number of years and is projected to continue at a rate of 1.9% per year.

Municipality

Population

Dwelling Units

2011

2006

Change

2011

2006

Change

Mississippi Mills

12,385

11,734

5.5 %

4,836

4,581

5.3 % 

Source: STatistics Canada Census (2011)

Population by Age and Gender

Characteristics

 Total

 Male

Female

Total Population

11,735

5830

5905

0 to 4 years

565

290

270

5 to 14 years

1555

480

720

15 to 19 years

890

475

510

20 to 24 years

650

345

300

25 to 44 years

2720

1085

1415

45 to 64 years

1575

805

770

65 to 74 years

845

420

420

75 years and older

875

335

535

Median age of the population

43

42

43

% of the population aged 15 and over

82

81

83

Population by Education

 

Total

Total Population Age 15 and over9380
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree1840
High School Certificate or Equivalent2475
Trade Certificate or Diploma685
Non university Certificate or Diploma2170
University below the Bachelor Level250
University Certificate, Diploma or Degree1960

Occupation (total labour force 15 years and over by occupation)

Sales and service1310
Business, finance, administration1035
Trades, transport and equipment operators995
Management750
Social Science, education, government700
Natural and Applied Sciences555
Health

375

Art, culture and recreation215

Additional Information

Statistics Canada