Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87

The Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87 is a municipal district in northeastern Alberta, Canada in Division No. 12. It is located adjacent to the province of Saskatchewan on the east.

Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87
Municipal district
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Location within Alberta
CountryCanada
ProvinceAlberta
RegionNorthern Alberta
Planning regionLower Athabasca
Established1914
Incorporated1955
Government
  ReeveGreg Sawchuk
  Governing body
  CAOLuc Mercier
  Office locationBonnyville
Area
 (2016)[2]
  Land6,064.73 km2 (2,341.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[2][3]
  Total11,661
  CSD
12,760
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
Postal code
T0A 1S1
Websitemd.bonnyville.ab.ca

The district was incorporated on January 1, 1955, through the merger of the Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87, the Municipal District of Glendon No. 88 and part of Improvement District No. 101.[4]

Communities and localities

Demographics

As a census subdivision in the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Bonnyville No. 87 originally recorded a population of 13,575 living in 4,820 of its 5,667 total private dwellings, a 21.3% change from its 2011 population of 11,191.[2] This included the population of two Metis settlements, Elizabeth (653) and Fishing Lake (446),[8] located within the census subdivision that are municipalities independent of the Municipal District (MD) of Bonnyville No. 87.[6] Statistics Canada subsequently amended the 2016 census results for Bonnyville No. 87 to a population of 12,760 living in 4,589 of its 5,405 total dwellings, a 14% change from its 2011 population of 11,191.[9] With a land area of 6,064.73 km2 (2,341.61 sq mi), it had a population density of 2.1/km2 (5.4/sq mi) in 2016.[2][9] Excluding the two Metis settlements, the MD of Bonnyville No. 87 had a population of 11,661 in 2016,[3] a change of 15.4% from its 2011 population of 10,101.[10]

The population of the MD of Bonnyville No. 87 according to its 2014 municipal census is 11,836,[11] a 17.2% change from its 2011 population of 10,101.[10]

As a census subdivision in the 2011 Census of Population, Bonnyville No. 87 had a population of 11,191 living in 3,951 of its 4,349 total dwellings, a 9.8% change from its 2006 population of 10,194. This includes the population of two Métis settlements, Elizabeth (654) and Fishing Lake (436),[12] located within the census subdivision that are municipalities independent of the MD of Bonnyville No. 87.[6] With a land area of 6,057.44 km2 (2,338.79 sq mi), the census subdivision had a population density of 1.8/km2 (4.8/sq mi) in 2011.[13] Excluding the two Metis settlements, the MD of Bonnyville No. 87 had a population of 10,101 in 2011.[10]

Visible minorities and Aboriginals

The following is a breakdown of the visible minority and Aboriginal populations of the Bonnyville No. 87 census subdivision that includes the Elizabeth and Fishing Lake Metis settlements.

Visible minority and Aboriginal population (Canada 2006 Census)
Population groupPopulation% of total population
White8,30081.6%
Visible minority group
Source:[14]
South Asian00%
Chinese00%
Black200.2%
Filipino150.1%
Latin American200.2%
Arab00%
Southeast Asian00%
West Asian00%
Korean00%
Japanese00%
Visible minority, n.i.e.00%
Multiple visible minority00%
Total visible minority population550.5%
Aboriginal group
Source:[15]
First Nations3753.7%
Métis1,42014%
Inuit00%
Aboriginal, n.i.e.00%
Multiple Aboriginal identity100.1%
Total Aboriginal population1,81517.8%
Total population10,170100%

See also

References

  1. "Municipal Officials Search". Alberta Municipal Affairs. September 22, 2017. Retrieved September 25, 2017.
  2. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 8, 2017.
  3. "2017 Municipal Affairs Population List" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. ISBN 978-1-4601-3652-2. Retrieved February 10, 2018.
  4. Bonnyville Municipal profile - Alberta Municipal Affairs
  5. "Cold Lake, City (Census Subdivision), Alberta". Statistics Canada. 2012-06-20. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
  6. "Specialized and Rural Municipalities and Their Communities" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. January 14, 2019. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  7. "Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 2006, Economic Regions: 4812004 - Bonnyville No. 87, geographical codes and localities, 2006". Statistics Canada. 2010-03-05. Retrieved 2012-08-11.
  8. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2017. Retrieved February 9, 2017.
  9. "Population and dwelling count amendments, 2016 Census". Statistics Canada. November 15, 2017. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  10. "2012 Municipal Affairs Population List" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. November 22, 2012. Retrieved January 6, 2013.
  11. "Council Highlights". Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87. June 25, 2014. Retrieved June 26, 2014.
  12. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and designated places, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. April 11, 2012. Retrieved January 6, 2013.
  13. "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-02-08.
  14. Community Profiles from the 2006 Census, Statistics Canada - Census Subdivision
  15. Aboriginal Population Profile from the 2006 Census, Statistics Canada - Census Subdivision
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