Key demographics from the 2016 Census for Eastwood

  • Total Population 63,048.
  • 57.31% of Eastwood residents are Canadian citizens compared with the city of Edmonton as a whole, which is at 60.65%.
  • Approximately 50% of the Eastwood residents speak only English at home, with French (1.95%) and Cantonese (1.37) as the next most frequently spoken. Approximately 47% of Edmonton residents speak English only at home.
  • 21.34% of Eastwood residents are employed 30+ hours per week, and approximately 34% of residents earn less than $60,000 per year; 9% of residents earn between $60,000 and $100,000 per year, and approximately 3% of residents earn over $100,000 per year.
  • The largest employment sector for Eastwood residents is the construction sector (9.9%) with the next largest sector being accommodation and food services at 8.64%. As a whole, the city of Edmonton’s comparative numbers is 10.85% of the population being employed in the health care and social assistance sector (largest sector of employment) with the next largest sector of employment in construction at 9.21%.
  • 24.05% of Eastwood residents have a high school diploma or equivalent, and 20% of residents have some form of post-secondary education, whereas the city of Edmonton reports 20.44% of the total population with a high school diploma or equivalent and 41.09% with some form of post-secondary education.
  • The top five 311 requests for the Eastwood neighbourhood are (1) Untidy Property, (2) Potholes, (3) Abandoned vehicles, (4) Broken branch hazardous, and (5) Litter road.