World  »  Canada  »  Ontario  »  Essex

Essex, ON

Area of Essex, ON 3,635.9 km²
Population 394,297
Male Population 194,136 (49.2%)
Female Population 200,161 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -6.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -4.7%
Median Age 40.8 years old
Male Median Age 39.9 years old
Female Median Age 41.6 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Essex, ON Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 421,105 423,197 413,881 394,297
Population Density 115.8 / km² 116.4 / km² 113.8 / km² 108.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Essex Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 4.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Essex, ON -6.4% -6.8% -4.7%
Ontario +52.6% +28.6% +16.4%
Canada +55.4% +29.9% +17.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Essex, ON Median Age

Median Age: 40.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Essex, ON 40.8 years 39.9 years 41.6 years
Ontario 40.5 years 39.6 years 41.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Essex, ON Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 11,068 10,319 21,387
5-9 12,044 11,302 23,347
10-14 12,856 12,031 24,888
15-19 13,997 13,280 27,278
20-24 13,067 12,381 25,448
25-29 10,659 11,196 21,856
30-34 10,989 11,619 22,609
35-39 12,594 13,235 25,829
40-44 14,045 14,307 28,353
45-49 15,835 15,915 31,750
50-54 15,396 15,303 30,699
55-59 13,131 13,630 26,762
60-64 11,857 12,469 24,326
65-69 8,841 9,189 18,031
70-74 6,437 7,414 13,851
75-79 5,103 6,080 11,184
80-84 3,630 5,009 8,640
85 Plus 2,586 5,482 8,068
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Essex, ON Population Density

Population Density: 108.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Essex, ON 394,297 3,635.9 km² 108.4 / km²
Ontario 13.8 million 1,079,010.1 km² 12.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Essex, ON Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1800 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 8,450 n/a n/a
1900 96,172 27.5% 8,772
1910 113,215 17.7% 17,043
1920 134,320 18.6% 21,105
1930 161,072 19.9% 26,752
1940 182,446 13.3% 21,374
1950 223,050 22.3% 40,604
1960 306,839 37.6% 83,789
1970 393,896 28.4% 87,057
1990 423,197 3.7% 14,650
2000 413,881 -2.2% -9,316
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Essex, ON CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Essex, ON 5,271,437 t 13.4 t 1,449 t/km²
Ontario 198,047,795 t 14.4 t 183.5 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Essex Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1866 to 2020)

Average Temp
14.4°C
58.0°F
Average High
19.7°C
67.4°F
Average Low
9.2°C
48.6°F
   Record High Temperature
37.2°C
99.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
-7.8°C
18.0°F
   Average Precipitation
85.1 mm
3.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.4 days
   Average Snowfall
0.4 mm
0.0 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.0 days
   Average Wind Speed
3.7 m/s
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Flood High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Top places in Essex, ON

Other places in Ontario

Place Area Population Population Density
Algoma 58,433.7 km² 117,288 2.01 / km²
Brant 1,106.1 km² 148,671 134.4 / km²
Bruce 16,331.6 km² 68,472 4.19 / km²
Chatham-Kent 6,547.7 km² 102,912 15.7 / km²
Cochrane 145,684.4 km² 81,959 0.56 / km²
Dufferin 1,497.4 km² 59,811 39.9 / km²
Durham 4,410.3 km² 664,049 150.6 / km²
Elgin 4,999.6 km² 91,362 18.3 / km²
Frontenac 4,485.8 km² 158,086 35.2 / km²
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury 3,830.7 km² 166,501 43.5 / km²
Grey 5,640.2 km² 94,745 16.8 / km²
Haldimand 2,983 km² 47,585 16.0 / km²
Haliburton 4,603.1 km² 18,384 3.99 / km²
Halton 1,177.3 km² 573,269 486.9 / km²
Hamilton 1,302.5 km² 545,790 419.0 / km²
Hastings 6,393.7 km² 141,927 22.2 / km²
Huron 6,829 km² 60,454 8.85 / km²
Kawartha Lakes 3,330.7 km² 73,785 22.2 / km²
Kenora 446,610.2 km² 53,929 0.12 / km²
Lambton 4,317.2 km² 127,701 29.6 / km²
Lanark 3,191.9 km² 68,706 21.5 / km²
Leeds and Grenville 3,759.1 km² 101,717 27.1 / km²
Lennox and Addington 3,434.3 km² 44,063 12.8 / km²
Manitoulin 11,989.6 km² 13,720 1.14 / km²
Middlesex 3,336.3 km² 463,889 139.0 / km²
Muskoka 5,296.1 km² 59,926 11.3 / km²
Niagara 3,223.6 km² 444,909 138.0 / km²
Nipissing 19,726.3 km² 86,849 4.4 / km²
Norfolk 3,856.8 km² 65,330 16.9 / km²
Northumberland 4,549.2 km² 85,078 18.7 / km²
Ottawa 2,892.8 km² 967,516 334.5 / km²
Oxford 2,052 km² 110,630 53.9 / km²
Parry Sound 14,692.2 km² 44,152 3.01 / km²
Peel 1,455.2 km² 1.4 million 996.1 / km²
Perth 2,224.1 km² 77,756 35.0 / km²
Peterborough 4,196.6 km² 139,675 33.3 / km²
Prescott and Russell 2,070.2 km² 91,926 44.4 / km²
Prince Edward 4,029.2 km² 25,684 6.37 / km²
Rainy River 19,639.8 km² 20,009 1.02 / km²
Renfrew 8,048 km² 106,934 13.3 / km²
Simcoe 6,750.7 km² 477,048 70.7 / km²
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry 3,465.9 km² 114,504 33.0 / km²
Sudbury 44,279.7 km² 20,964 0.47 / km²
Thunder Bay 144,614.7 km² 147,123 1.02 / km²
Timiskaming 14,368.7 km² 32,907 2.29 / km²
Toronto 1,643.9 km² 2.8 million 1,686 / km²
Waterloo 1,384.3 km² 543,352 392.5 / km²
Wellington 2,699.6 km² 220,662 81.7 / km²
York 1,989 km² 1.2 million 598.0 / km²
The data on this page is estimated using a number of publicly available tools and resources. It is provided without warranty, and could contain inaccuracies.