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Greater Sudbury

Population by Area

 2011 Census of Canada Population and Household Counts by Community, Neighbourhood and Area

 

Map of the City of Greater Sudbury Communities and Neighbourhoods (pdf, 1.1 Mb)

Table A: This table contains the 2011 Census population and household counts of the City's communities and areas.

Table A. Population by Community and Area

Area Population Households Total Area (sq. km) Population Density (# of people per sq. km.)
Azilda 4,297 1,705 34.7 123.9
Blezard Valley 695 263 7.6 91.7
Capreol 3,276 1,381 6.4 512.3
Capreol Rural 10 6 132.4 0.1
Chelmsford 7,147 2,881 13.2 541.6
Coniston 2,149 854 13.1 163.5
Copper Cliff 2,604 1,076 7.3 357.4
Dill, Cleland and Dryden (SE Townships)* 1,232 502 149.9 8.2
Dowling 1,712 654 7.5 227.1
Falconbridge 683 271 3.0 228.7
Garson 6,492 2,433 9.1 712.2
Hanmer 5,945 2,217 14.4 412.1
Levack 1,403 617 5.4 257.6
Lively 6,365 2,398 18.4 346.5
McCrea Heights 1,258 506 12.9 97.4
Naughton 758 292 4.2 181.3
Nickel Centre Rural 2,559 989 324.8 7.9
Northeast Townships * 43 22 673.2 0.1
Onaping 639 252 2.0 313.3
Onaping Falls Rural 1,120 439 253.0 4.4
Rayside-Balfour Rural 3,113 1,159 285.5 10.9
Sudbury 85,899 39,013 287.3 299.0
Sudbury - Rural 312 124 25.8 12.1
Val Caron 4,377 1,635 10.0 439.4
Val Therese 8,102 2,775 11.9 682.1
Valley East Rural 3,601 1,338 528.0 6.8
Wahnapitae 1,349 540 35.5 38.0
Walden Rural 3,153 1,260 767.2 4.1
Whitefish 288 118 0.6 449.9
City of Greater Sudbury 160,274 67,598 3,618.5 44.3

 

Table B. Population by Sudbury Neighbourhood

Area Population Households Total Area (sq. km) Population Density (# of people per sq. km.)
Donovan 6,021 3,060 5.4 1,119.6
Downtown 2,717 1,795 1.8 1,521.9
Flour Mill 6,815 3,609 3.8 1,782.9
Kingsmount-Bell Park 4,688 2,301 3.0 1,586.2
Minnow Lake 11,303 4,898 22.8 495.6
New Sudbury 24,329 9,976 35.8 678.8
South End 17,443 7,688 36.1 483.3
Rural South End 4,086 1,566 148.0 27.6
Rural Sudbury 312 124 25.8 12.1
West End 8,185 3,996 4.8 1,713.0
Total Sudbury 85,899 39,013 287.3 299.0

 

Table C: This table contains the 2011 Census population and household counts of the former census subdivisions.

Table C. Population and Households by former census subdivision

Area Population Households
Capreol 3,286 1,387
Nickel Centre 13,232 5,086
Onaping Falls 4,874 1,962
Rayside-Balfour 14,557 5,745
Sudbury 88,503 40,090
Valley East 23,978 8,734
Walden 10,564 4,068
NE Townships* 43 22
SE Townships* 1,232 502
City of Greater Sudbury 160,274 67,598

Notes:
Totals may not sum due to rounding.
Estimates area based on the 2011 Census block data.

Source: 2011 Census of Canada, Statistics Canada

Total Area includes both land and waterbody area.
*Previously unorganized townships added to the City of Greater Sudbury in 2001.