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Facts and Stats

Households in Durham Region by Area Municipality 1961 - 2001

Year Ajax Brock Clarington Oshawa Pickering Scugog Uxbridge Whitby Durham
1961 2,550 1,820 5,855 17,830 3,570 2,045 1,960 4,950 40,585
1966 3,250 1,900 6,620 22,575 5,320 2,295 2,155 6,015 50,130
1971 4,455 2,265 7,380 27,355 6,365 2,750 2,710 6,635 59,915
1976 5,980 2,815 9,115 33,255 7,590 3,540 3,175 8,195 73,685
1981 8,000 3,120 9,885 39,200 10,915 4,310 3,505 11,700 90,635
1986 11,770 3,440 10,895 42,515 14,560 4,990 3,875 14,600 106,655
1991 18,085 3,920 16,380 46,945 20,515 5,965 4,730 19,580 136,135
1996 20,388 4,172 20,127 49,691 24,048 6,460 5,387 24,037 154,310
2001 23,180 4,400 23,205 52,355 26,945 7,095 5,900 28,645 171,725

For current household figures, please refer to Growth Monitoring.

Source: Statistics Canada Census. Household data is collected mid-year by Statistics Canada.
Note: Statistics Canada defines a "private household" as a person or group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy a private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada.

Prepared by: Durham Region Planning Department