Population by Area

 2016 Census of Canada Population and Household Counts by Community, Neighbourhood and Former Municipality

Map of the City of Greater Sudbury Communities and Neighbourhoods (PDF, 6.4 MB)

Table A. Population by Community and Area

Area Population Households Total Area (sq. km) Population Density (# of people per sq. km.)
Azilda 5,079 2,121 35 145.3
Blezard Valley 804 281 7.7 104.6
Capreol 3,261 1,390 6.5 505.2
Capreol Rural 20 8 62.9 0.3
Chelmsford 7,479 3,173 13.3 563.8
Coniston 2,108 871 13.4 157.8
Copper Cliff 2,467 1,060 6.7

366.7

Dill, Cleland and Dryden (SE Townships)* 1,183 498 150.8 7.8
Dowling 1,654 648 7.6 218.9
Falconbridge 675 272 3.0 221.8
Garson 6,630 2,544 9.2 721.2
Hanmer 6,138 2,308 14.4 425.5
Levack 1,332 604 5.5 243.0
Lively 6,434 2542 18.3 352.3
McCrea Heights 1,242 519 12.9 96.5
Naughton 1,065 408 4.2 254.6
Nickel Centre Rural 2,473 983 324.6 7.6
Northeast Townships * 130 58 743.6 0.2
Onaping 639 263 2.1 305.8
Onaping Falls Rural 1,126 462 253.0 4.5
Rayside-Balfour Rural 3,145 1,203 285.8 11.0
Sudbury 85,714 39,173 287.3 298.1
Val Caron 4,376 1,681 9.6 455.4
Val Therese 8,104 2,837 12.0 676.6
Valley East Rural 3,768 1,402 527.0 7.2
Wahnapitae 1,291 530 35.3 36.6
Walden Rural 2,975 1,213 766.6 3.9
Whitefish 219 100 0.7 327.0
City of Greater Sudbury 161,531 69,152 3,630.0 44.5

Table B. Population by Sudbury Neighbourhood

Area Population Households Total Area (sq. km) Population Density (# of people per sq. km.)
Copper Cliff 2,467 1,060 6.7 366.3
Donovan 5,937 3,015 5.4 1,101.5
Downtown 2,841 1,747 1.8 1,550.8
Flour Mill 6,788 3,536 3.8 1,788.7
Kingsmount-Bell Park 4,471 2,254 3.0 1,468.3
Minnow Lake 11,744 5,219 22.8 514.2
New Sudbury 23,761 9,982 35.7 665.9
South End 17,793 7,830 36.2 492.0
Rural Sudbury 4,132 1,592 173.8 23.8
West End 8,247 3,998 4.9 1,693.2
Total Sudbury 88,181 40,233 294.2 299.8

Table C. Population and Households by former census subdivision

Area Population Households
Capreol 3,276 1,396
Nickel Centre 13,177 5,201
Onaping Falls 4,751 1,977
Rayside-Balfour 15,703 6,497
Sudbury 88,186 40,234
Valley East 24,437 9,030
Walden 10,688 4,261
NE Townships* 130 58
SE Townships* 1,183 498
City of Greater Sudbury 161,531 69,152

Notes:
Totals may not sum due to rounding.
Estimates area based on the 2016 Census block data.

Source: 2016 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.