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Oshawa Demographics

Data Last Updated: 26 August, 2019
Characteristic (2019 unless noted)
Value
Total Population
Total estimated population
172,434
Census population 2011
149,607
Census population 2016
159,458
Age Structure: Total Population
Age 0-4
8,942
Age 5-9
9,880
Age 10 -14
10,044
Age 15-19
9,523
Age 20-24
10,697
Age 25-29
11,696
Age 30-34
11,239
age 35-39
11,195
Age 40-44
10,850
Age 45-49
11,289
Age 50-54
12,493
Age 55-59
14,077
Age 60-64
12,122
Age 65-69
8,474
Age 70-74
7,078
Age 75-79
5,028
Age 80-84
3,654
Age 85+
4,151
Age Structure: Males
Total male population
84,135
Males 0-4
4,579
Males 5-9
5,069
Males 10-14
5,166
Males 15-19
4,844
Males 20-24
5,390
Males 25-29
5,958
Males 30-34
5,639
Males 35-39
5,439
Males 40-44
5,257
Males 45-49
5,522
Males 50-54
6,066
Males 55-59
6,874
Males 60-64
5,903
Males 65-69
3,981
Males 70-74
3,274
Males 75-79
2,231
Males 80-84
1,518
Males 85+
1,425
Age Structure: Females
Total female population
88,299
Females 0-4
4,363
Females 5-9
4,811
Females 10-14
4,878
Females 15-19
4,679
Females 20-24
5,307
Females 25-29
5,738
Females 30-34
5,600
Females 35-39
5,756
Females 40-44
5,593
Females 45-49
5,767
Females 50-54
6,427
Females 55-59
7,203
Females 60-64
6,219
Females 65-69
4,493
Females 70-74
3,804
Females 75-79
2,797
Females 80-84
2,136
Females 85+
2,726
Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2018)
Total population 15 and over
143,567
Population 15 and over without income
6,814
Population 15 and over with income
136,754
Median 2019 total income $
37,938
Average 2019 total income $
47,167
Median 2019 total income for males $
46,490
Average 2019 total income for males $
55,722
Median 2019 total income for females $
31,178
Average 2019 total income for females $
39,155
Under $10,000 (including loss)
18,641
$10,000 to $19,999
23,470
$20,000 to $29,999
19,115
$30,000 to $39,999
15,851
$40,000 to $49,999
15,144
$50,000 to $59,999
11,887
$90,000 to $99,999
4,019
$100,000 and over
8,295
$100,000 to $149,999
5,790
$150,000 and over
2,505
Households & Household Income (2018)
Total number of households
67,559
Median household income $
79,452
Average household income $
93,015
Under $5,000
600
$5,000 to $9,999
789
$10,000 to $14,999
1,645
$15,000 to $19,999
2,135
$20,000 to $24,999
2,569
$25,000 to $29,999
2,598
$30,000 to $34,999
2,685
$35,000 to $39,999
2,790
$40,000 to $44,999
2,953
$45,000 to $49,999
3,002
$50,000 to $59,999
5,004
$60,000 to $69,999
5,115
$70,000 to $79,999
4,903
$80,000 to $89,999
4,703
$90,000 to $99,999
4,342
$100,000 to $124,999
21,727
$100,000 to $124,999
6,696
$125,000 to $149,999
5,412
$150,000 to $199,999
5,165
$200,000 and over
4,454
Average # of persons in household
2.52
Dwelling Information
Total number of occupied dwellings
67,559
Number of dwellings owned
46,314
Number of dwellings rented
21,245
Citizenship & Residency
With Canadian citizenship
166,437
With citizenship other than Canadian
5,997
Immigrants granted right to live in Canada permanently
30,565
Immigrated between 2000-2005
2,860
Immigrated between 2006-2010
2,711
Immigrated between 2011-2016
2,141
Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)
Total Population
5,051
English only
172,434
French only
160,056
English and French
116
Neither English nor French
11,176
Non-official languages
1,086
Knowledge of Aboriginal Languages
Aboriginal languages
43
Algonquian languages
11
Cree-Montagnais languages
11
Cree, n.o.s.
11
Iroquoian languages
11
Mohawk
11
Knowledge of Other Languages
Non-Aboriginal languages
25,317
Afro-Asiatic languages
1,355
Cushitic languages
33
Somali
33
Semitic languages
1,101
Amharic
27
Arabic
893
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic
11
Hebrew
22
Maltese
134
Semitic languages, n.i.e.
12
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e.
18
Austro-Asiatic languages
275
Khmer (Cambodian)
39
Vietnamese
209
Austronesian languages
1,525
Bikol
22
Cebuano
86
Hiligaynon
22
Ilocano
34
Malay
75
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango)
34
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)
1,263
Austronesian languages, n.i.e.
11
Creole languages
240
Haitian Creole
12
Creole, n.o.s.
98
Creole languages, n.i.e.
108
Dravidian languages
1,308
Kannada
11
Malayalam
154
Tamil
1,137
Telugu
88
Indo-European languages
17,657
Albanian
22
Armenian
33
Balto-Slavic languages
4,672
Baltic languages
54
Latvian
11
Lithuanian
11
Slavic languages
4,347
Belarusan
11
Bosnian
11
Bulgarian
43
Croatian
297
Czech
92
Macedonian
208
Polish
1,916
Russian
648
Serbian
412
Serbo-Croatian
22
Slovak
76
Slovene (Slovenian)
75
Ukrainian
910
Slavic languages, n.i.e.
43
Celtic languages
86
Scottish Gaelic
21
Welsh
21
Celtic languages, n.i.e.
11
Germanic languages
2,189
Afrikaans
92
Danish
65
Dutch
610
Frisian
11
German
1,227
Norwegian
11
Swedish
32
Vlaams (Flemish)
11
Germanic languages, n.i.e.
13
Greek
674
Indo-Iranian languages
4,288
Indo-Aryan languages
3,593
Bengali
235
Gujarati
614
Hindi
1,001
Konkani
33
Marathi
11
Nepali
16
Punjabi (Panjabi)
717
Sindhi
27
Sinhala (Sinhalese)
241
Urdu
1,786
Iranian languages
648
Pashto
82
Persian (Farsi)
511
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e.
33
Italic (Romance) languages
6,181
Italian
2,272
Portuguese
1,289
Romanian
390
Spanish
2,250
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e.
11
Japanese
75
Korean
153
Niger-Congo languages
527
Akan (Twi)
67
Bamanankan
11
Ewe
11
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde)
11
Igbo
38
Lingala
22
Rundi (Kirundi)
16
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda)
11
Shona
23
Swahili
60
Yoruba
39
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e.
202
Nilo-Saharan languages
12
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e.
12
Sign languages
380
American Sign Language
170
Sign languages, n.i.e
102
Sino-Tibetan languages
1,907
Chinese languages
1,719
Cantonese
768
Hakka
22
Mandarin
939
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese)
61
Chinese, n.o.s.
65
Tai-Kadai languages
75
Lao
43
Thai
38
Turkic languages
75
Turkish
59
Uralic languages
566
Estonian
22
Finnish
32
Hungarian
290
Other languages, n.i.e.
22
Mobility Status 1 Year Ago
Total population 1 year and over 1 year ago
170,592
Non-movers
147,811
Movers
22,781
Moved within lower tier municipality
11,669
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality
11,112
Moved from within Canada
10,507
Moved from another municipality within the province
9,952
Moved from another province
555
Moved from outside of Canada
605
Mobility Status 5 Years Ago
Total population 5 years and over 5 years ago
162,726
Non-movers
97,701
Movers
65,025
Moved within lower tier municipality
32,249
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality
32,776
Moved from within Canada
30,117
Moved from another municipality within the province
28,898
Moved from another province
1,219
Moved from outside of Canada
2,659

Oshawa Demographics

Data Last Updated: 26 August, 2019

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Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.
 
Total Population
Total estimated population 172,434
Census population 2011 149,607
Census population 2016 159,458
 
Age Structure: Total Population
Age 0-4 8,942
Age 5-9 9,880
Age 10 -14 10,044
Age 15-19 9,523
Age 20-24 10,697
Age 25-29 11,696
Age 30-34 11,239
age 35-39 11,195
Age 40-44 10,850
Age 45-49 11,289
Age 50-54 12,493
Age 55-59 14,077
Age 60-64 12,122
Age 65-69 8,474
Age 70-74 7,078
Age 75-79 5,028
Age 80-84 3,654
Age 85+ 4,151
 
Age Structure: Males
Total male population 84,135
Males 0-4 4,579
Males 5-9 5,069
Males 10-14 5,166
Males 15-19 4,844
Males 20-24 5,390
Males 25-29 5,958
Males 30-34 5,639
Males 35-39 5,439
Males 40-44 5,257
Males 45-49 5,522
Males 50-54 6,066
Males 55-59 6,874
Males 60-64 5,903
Males 65-69 3,981
Males 70-74 3,274
Males 75-79 2,231
Males 80-84 1,518
Males 85+ 1,425
 
Age Structure: Females
Total female population 88,299
Females 0-4 4,363
Females 5-9 4,811
Females 10-14 4,878
Females 15-19 4,679
Females 20-24 5,307
Females 25-29 5,738
Females 30-34 5,600
Females 35-39 5,756
Females 40-44 5,593
Females 45-49 5,767
Females 50-54 6,427
Females 55-59 7,203
Females 60-64 6,219
Females 65-69 4,493
Females 70-74 3,804
Females 75-79 2,797
Females 80-84 2,136
Females 85+ 2,726
 
Income for Persons Aged 15 Years & Over (2018)
Total population 15 and over 143,567
Population 15 and over without income 6,814
Population 15 and over with income 136,754
Median 2019 total income $ 37,938
Average 2019 total income $ 47,167
Median 2019 total income for males $ 46,490
Average 2019 total income for males $ 55,722
Median 2019 total income for females $ 31,178
Average 2019 total income for females $ 39,155
Under $10,000 (including loss) 18,641
$10,000 to $19,999 23,470
$20,000 to $29,999 19,115
$30,000 to $39,999 15,851
$40,000 to $49,999 15,144
$50,000 to $59,999 11,887
$90,000 to $99,999 4,019
$100,000 and over 8,295
$100,000 to $149,999 5,790
$150,000 and over 2,505
 
Households & Household Income (2018)
Total number of households 67,559
Median household income $ 79,452
Average household income $ 93,015
Under $5,000 600
$5,000 to $9,999 789
$10,000 to $14,999 1,645
$15,000 to $19,999 2,135
$20,000 to $24,999 2,569
$25,000 to $29,999 2,598
$30,000 to $34,999 2,685
$35,000 to $39,999 2,790
$40,000 to $44,999 2,953
$45,000 to $49,999 3,002
$50,000 to $59,999 5,004
$60,000 to $69,999 5,115
$70,000 to $79,999 4,903
$80,000 to $89,999 4,703
$90,000 to $99,999 4,342
$100,000 to $124,999 21,727
$100,000 to $124,999 6,696
$125,000 to $149,999 5,412
$150,000 to $199,999 5,165
$200,000 and over 4,454
Average # of persons in household 2.52
 
Dwelling Information
Total number of occupied dwellings 67,559
Number of dwellings owned 46,314
Number of dwellings rented 21,245
 
Citizenship & Residency
With Canadian citizenship 166,437
With citizenship other than Canadian 5,997
Immigrants granted right to live in Canada permanently 30,565
Immigrated between 2000-2005 2,860
Immigrated between 2006-2010 2,711
Immigrated between 2011-2016 2,141
 
Knowledge of Official Languages (Conversational Ability)
Total Population 5,051
English only 172,434
French only 160,056
English and French 116
Neither English nor French 11,176
Non-official languages 1,086
 
Knowledge of Aboriginal Languages
Aboriginal languages 43
Algonquian languages 11
Cree-Montagnais languages 11
Cree, n.o.s. 11
Iroquoian languages 11
Mohawk 11
 
Knowledge of Other Languages
Non-Aboriginal languages 25,317
Afro-Asiatic languages 1,355
Cushitic languages 33
Somali 33
Semitic languages 1,101
Amharic 27
Arabic 893
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 11
Hebrew 22
Maltese 134
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 12
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 18
Austro-Asiatic languages 275
Khmer (Cambodian) 39
Vietnamese 209
Austronesian languages 1,525
Bikol 22
Cebuano 86
Hiligaynon 22
Ilocano 34
Malay 75
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 34
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 1,263
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 11
Creole languages 240
Haitian Creole 12
Creole, n.o.s. 98
Creole languages, n.i.e. 108
Dravidian languages 1,308
Kannada 11
Malayalam 154
Tamil 1,137
Telugu 88
Indo-European languages 17,657
Albanian 22
Armenian 33
Balto-Slavic languages 4,672
Baltic languages 54
Latvian 11
Lithuanian 11
Slavic languages 4,347
Belarusan 11
Bosnian 11
Bulgarian 43
Croatian 297
Czech 92
Macedonian 208
Polish 1,916
Russian 648
Serbian 412
Serbo-Croatian 22
Slovak 76
Slovene (Slovenian) 75
Ukrainian 910
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 43
Celtic languages 86
Scottish Gaelic 21
Welsh 21
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 11
Germanic languages 2,189
Afrikaans 92
Danish 65
Dutch 610
Frisian 11
German 1,227
Norwegian 11
Swedish 32
Vlaams (Flemish) 11
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 13
Greek 674
Indo-Iranian languages 4,288
Indo-Aryan languages 3,593
Bengali 235
Gujarati 614
Hindi 1,001
Konkani 33
Marathi 11
Nepali 16
Punjabi (Panjabi) 717
Sindhi 27
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 241
Urdu 1,786
Iranian languages 648
Pashto 82
Persian (Farsi) 511
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 33
Italic (Romance) languages 6,181
Italian 2,272
Portuguese 1,289
Romanian 390
Spanish 2,250
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 11
Japanese 75
Korean 153
Niger-Congo languages 527
Akan (Twi) 67
Bamanankan 11
Ewe 11
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 11
Igbo 38
Lingala 22
Rundi (Kirundi) 16
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 11
Shona 23
Swahili 60
Yoruba 39
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 202
Nilo-Saharan languages 12
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 12
Sign languages 380
American Sign Language 170
Sign languages, n.i.e 102
Sino-Tibetan languages 1,907
Chinese languages 1,719
Cantonese 768
Hakka 22
Mandarin 939
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 61
Chinese, n.o.s. 65
Tai-Kadai languages 75
Lao 43
Thai 38
Turkic languages 75
Turkish 59
Uralic languages 566
Estonian 22
Finnish 32
Hungarian 290
Other languages, n.i.e. 22
 
Mobility Status 1 Year Ago
Total population 1 year and over 1 year ago 170,592
Non-movers 147,811
Movers 22,781
Moved within lower tier municipality 11,669
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 11,112
Moved from within Canada 10,507
Moved from another municipality within the province 9,952
Moved from another province 555
Moved from outside of Canada 605
 
Mobility Status 5 Years Ago
Total population 5 years and over 5 years ago 162,726
Non-movers 97,701
Movers 65,025
Moved within lower tier municipality 32,249
Moved from outside current lower tier municipality 32,776
Moved from within Canada 30,117
Moved from another municipality within the province 28,898
Moved from another province 1,219
Moved from outside of Canada 2,659