Our Region’s Population

Niagara’s demographics are changing and the information featured in this section has been included to help paint a clearer picture of the region’s population and the various groups within it.


447,888 total population (2016)

3.8% population growth (2011 to 2016)

196,241 total private dwellings (2016)

3.9% private dwellings growth (2011 to 2016)

1,854.25 sq km total land area

241.5 population density per sq km