According to the Statistics Canada 2016 census, demographic findings for the City of Cambridge include:

  • A population of 129,920. Up 2.3% from 2011 census. 
  • A predicted population of 176,000 by 2031
  • An average age of 39.5 (2 years younger than the provincial average)
  • An average income very close to the provincial average
  • An increase of 1,780 households from 2011 to 2016

Cambridge's 2016 year end population is estimated at 129,920.  Cambridge is within the Region of Waterloo and the Region's population is estimated at 535,154. 

Population, dwelling counts and age characteristics in Cambridge and Waterloo Region
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Population distribution by legal marital status and commom law status in Cambridge and Waterloo Region
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Income of families in 2015
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Income of households 
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Income of individuals in 2015
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Housing
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Shelter costs
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Language 
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Aboriginal population
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Families and Households
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Immigration status and citizenship
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Labour
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Ethnic origin
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