Neighbourhood Demographics

Population (2011)

  • In 2011, our population was 5,325;  the City-wide population was 193,100. This is a 10.9% increase from 2006 to 2011. Therefore, 2.7% of Regina residents lived in Heritage.

Age of our population (2011):

  • 6% is between 0 and 4
  • 9% is between 5 and 14
  • 5% is between 15 and 19
  • 8% is between 20 and 24
  • 36% is between 25 and 44
  • 23% is between 45 and 64
  • 6% is between 65 and 74
  • 7% is over 75 years old
  • Our average age is 33 years; the City average is 37 years

Family Structures (2011)

  • 51% of our community members lives alone; the City average is 30%
  • 30% of our community consists of lone parents; the City average is 19%
  • 43% of individuals aged 15 and older are single (1,930); the City average is 30.2%
  • 25% of individuals aged 15 and older are married (1,155); the City average is 58.8%
  • 11% of individuals aged 15 and older are common-law (520); the City average is 8.2%
  • 11% of individuals aged 15 and older are divorced (490); the City average is 6.2%
  • 7% of individuals aged 15 and older are widowed (320); the City average is 5.7%
  • 3% of individuals aged 15 and older are separated (130); the City average is 2.2%
  • 31% of households have children under six years old living at home (365)
  • 33% of households have children between 5-14 years old living at home (400)
  • 11% of households have children between 15-17 years old living at home (125)
  • 14% of households have children between 18-24 years old living at home (170)
  • 11% of households have children 25 years+ living at home (130)

Diversity (2011)

  • 18% of our population is identified as Aboriginal; the City average is 10%
  • 72% of our residents were born in Saskatchewan
  • 19% were born elsewhere in Canada
  • Between 2006 – 2011, 53% of our population immigrated to Heritage.
  • The most popular country of birth is the Philippines (3,395 residents)

Housing  Characteristics (2011)

  • 67% of individuals are renting their homes
  • 34% of individuals own their home
  • 80% of dwellings require minor repairs
  • 20% of dwellings require major repairs
  • 54.7% of household renters are spending 30% or more of their income on shelter; the City average is 44.7%
  • 23.9% of household owners are spending 30% or more of their income on shelter; the City average is 13%
  • 1,220 private dwellings are single-detached houses
  • 795 private dwellings are apartments with less than 5 storeys
  • 440 private dwellings are apartments with 5+ storeys
  • 95 private dwellings are duplexes
  • 80 private dwellings are row houses
  • 45 private dwellings are semi-detached houses

Population Mobility (2011)

From 2006 to 2011,

  • 37% of Heritage residents did not move
  • 31% moved within in Regina
  • 15% moved from another country
  • 10% moved from elsewhere in Saskatchewan
  • 7% moved from another province.

Completed Education (2011)

From our population aged 15 and over:

  • 28% have completed grade 12 (1,220 residents)
  • 26% have less than grade 12 (1,135 residents)
  • 26% have other certificate or diploma (1,160 residents)
  • 20% have a University degree (865 residents)

Labour Force Participation (2011)

From our population:

  • 59% are employed (2,580 residents)
  • 32% are not in the labour force (1,410 residents)
  • 9% are unemployed (395 residents)

Transportation (2011)

The method of travel to place of work among those in the labour force are:

  • 1,500 residents (58%) use vehicles as the driver
  • 225 residents (9%) use vehicles as the passenger
  • 215 residents (8%) use public transit
  • 490 (19%) walk
  • 40 (2%) use a bicycle

Income – Household (2010)

  • The average after tax household income is $38,434, this is an increase of 24% from 2006 data ($30,961)
  • The average gross household income is $43,441, this is a decrease of 3.7% from 2006 data ($45,043)

Income – Individual (2011)

The distribution of income of individuals aged 15 and over in Heritage:

  • 5.5% are without income; the City average is 3.8%
  • 9.1% earn under $5,000; the City average is 7.6%
  • 7.1% earn between 5k-10k; the City average is 5.7%
  • 8.9% earn between 10k-15k; the City average is 6.5%
  • 11.4% earn between 15k-20k; the City average is 7.5%
  • 24.1% earn between 20k-30k; the City average is 12.7%
  • 15.1% earn between 30k-40k; the City average is 12.7%
  • 5.3% earn between 40k-50k; the City average is 10.6%
  • 5.7% earn between 50k-60k; the City average is 8.4%
  • 4.7% earn between 60k-80k; the City average is 11.8%
  • 1.8% earn between 80k-1000k; the City average is 6.2%
  • 1.3% earn over 100,000; the City average is 6.5%

Low Income Measures (2010)

Our population with an after tax income below the low income measure:

  • There were 1,855 individuals (35%) living in low-income households in Heritage; the City average is 13% (24,035 residents)
  • There were 500 children (48%) less than 18 years old living in low-income households; the City average is 19%
  • 33% of Heritage residents between the ages of 18-64 lived in low-income households; the City average is 11%
  • 29% of those ages 65+ lived in low-income households; the City average is 12%

Housing  Characteristics (2011)

  • 67% of individuals are renting their homes
  • 34% of individuals own their home
  • 80% of dwellings require minor repairs
  • 20% of dwellings require major repairs
  • 54.7% of household renters are spending 30% or more of their income on shelter; the City average is 44.7%
  • 23.9% of household owners are spending 30% or more of their income on shelter; the City average is 13%
  • 1,220 private dwellings are single-detached houses
  • 795 private dwellings are apartments with less than 5 storeys
  • 440 private dwellings are apartments with 5+ storeys
  • 95 private dwellings are duplexes
  • 80 private dwellings are row houses
  • 45 private dwellings are semi-detached houses
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