Browser Compatibility Notification
It appears you are trying to access this site using an outdated browser. As a result, parts of the site may not function properly for you. We recommend updating your browser to its most recent version at your earliest convenience.
Background Image

Demographics and Statistics

Demographic data and population statistics for the Town of Amherstburg are available through Census Canada at the Amherstburg 2016 Census Profile webpage.

Canada census - Amherstburg community profile
Population: 21,936 (0.8% from 2011) 21,556 (-0.9% from 2006) 21,748 (6.9% from 2001)
Land area: 185.61 km2 (71.66 sq mi) 185.68 km2 (71.69 sq mi) 185.65 km2 (71.68 sq mi)
Population density: 118.2/km2 (306/sq mi) 116.1/km2 (301/sq mi) 117.1/km2 (303/sq mi)
Median age:   42.2 (M: 41.6, F: 42.8) 38.6 (M: 38.1, F: 39.1)
Total private dwellings:


8600 8346