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Invest in Northumberland

Fast Facts

  • Total population: 85,598 (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Population aged 20 to 54: 32,340 (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Population aged 15 and over: 51,995 (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Total population in the labour force: 40,880 (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Participation rate: 56.7% (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Employment rate: 52.6% (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Unemployment rate: 7.3% (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Total private households: 39,032 (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)
  • Median household income: $70,208 (Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census)

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Information for Employers and Investors

Please visit our Fast Facts section for more details and to learn about the major companies that are located in Northumberland. The website of Invest Northumberland contains information on business resources which might help you in your ventures.

You might also contact the economic development office of the municipality where you intend to relocate. Economic development officers can address questions specific to their community. Visit their websites below.

Hiring Immigrants

Visit the Opportunities to Ontario to learn about how to recruit and relocate key employees of your company to Canada to ensure success of your investment.

If you're an employer or HR professional visit to learn about the advantages of diversity in your workforce by hiring immigrants. Roadmap is a step-by-step guide to help you recruit, retain and integrate skilled immigrants.