Demographics in Langford, BC

Population Marital Status Employment Spoken Language Median Income Households Housing Education Commute Time

What is the population of Langford?

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Population by gender

% of Total
Total population 2021 46,580
Male population 22,705 48.7%
Female population 23,875 51.3%
Average age 39.1
Male population 48.7%
Female population 51.3%

Population by age group

% of Total
Under 14 8,005 17.2%
15 to 24 5,000 10.7%
25 to 34 7,560 16.2%
35 to 44 7,755 16.6%
45 to 54 6,165 13.2%
55 to 64 5,705 12.2%
Over 65 6,405 13.8%
Under 14 17.2%
15 to 24 10.7%
25 to 34 16.2%
35 to 44 16.6%
45 to 54 13.2%
55 to 64 12.2%
Over 65 13.8%
There are 46,580 residents in Langford, with an average age of 39.1. Males make up 48.7% of the population, while females account for 51.3%. Locals under 14 years old represent the largest age group in Langford (8,005 individuals), followed by those aged 35 to 44 (7,755 people).

What is the marital status of Langford residents?

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% of Total
Married 17,340 44.9%
Common law 5,405 14.0%
Single 10,245 26.6%
Separated 1,200 3.1%
Divorced 2,895 7.5%
Widowed 1,500 3.9%
Married 44.9%
Common law 14.0%
Single 26.6%
Separated 3.1%
Divorced 7.5%
Widowed 3.9%
A total of 10,245 people in Langford have never been married (which represents 26.6% of the population). Wedded people in Langford (17,340 locals) account for 44.9% of the resident pool. Meanwhile, approximately 14% of locals live common law (that’s a total of 5,405 people).

What are the employment statistics in Langford?

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Unemployment rate 6.2%
% of Total
Management 255 0.9%
Business, finance and administration 5,010 18.4%
Natural and applied sciences 1,990 7.3%
Health 2,445 9.0%
Education, law, community and government services 3,665 13.4%
Art, culture, recreation and sport 680 2.5%
Sales and service 7,605 27.9%
Trades and transport 4,830 17.7%
Natural resources and agriculture 395 1.4%
Manufacturing and utilities 400 1.5%
Management 0.9%
Business, finance and administration 18.4%
Natural and applied sciences 7.3%
Health 9.0%
Education, law, community and government services 13.4%
Art, culture, recreation and sport 2.5%
Sales and service 27.9%
Trades and transport 17.7%
Natural resources and agriculture 1.4%
Manufacturing and utilities 1.5%
Langford has an unemployment rate of 6.2%. Regarding the most common jobs in Langford, people working in Sales and service account for the largest share of the local workforce (7,605 individuals), followed by those in Business, finance and administration (5,010 individuals) and Trades and transport (4,830 individuals).

What language is most spoken in Langford?

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% of Total
English 45,265 97.5%
French 740 1.6%
English and French 120 0.3%
Neither English nor French 310 0.7%
The majority of Langford residents (that’s 97.5%) speak English.

What is the median household income in Langford?

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Median household income $93,000
Median after-tax household income $82,000
The median household income in Langford is $93,000, while the median after-tax household income sits at $82,000 per year.

How many households are there in Langford?

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Homeownership

% of Total
Total households 19,050
Owned households 12,335 64.8%
Rented households 6,715 35.2%
Owned households 64.8%
Rented households 35.2%

Household size

Average household size 2.4
% of Total
1 person 5,035 26.4%
2 person 6,885 36.1%
3 person 3,160 16.6%
4 person 2,630 13.8%
5 person 1,340 7.0%
1 person 26.4%
2 person 36.1%
3 person 16.6%
4 person 13.8%
5 person 7.0%

Households by age of primary maintainer

% of Total
Under 34 4,095 21.5%
35 to 44 4,270 22.4%
45 to 54 3,570 18.7%
55 to 64 3,320 17.4%
Over 65 3,800 19.9%
Under 34 21.5%
35 to 44 22.4%
45 to 54 18.7%
55 to 64 17.4%
Over 65 19.9%
There is a total of 19,050 households in Langford, 64.8% of which are owner-occupied and 35.2% of which have renters living in them. Meanwhile, the average household size in Langford is 2.4 people. Of the total households here, those with 2 people living in them account for the largest share of the market (6,885 households), followed by establishments occupied by 1 person (5,035 households). Moreover, families whose primary maintainer is 35 to 44 years old represent the largest percentage of the total households in Langford, at 22.4%.

What are the housing characteristics in Langford?

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Year built

% of Total
Before 1945 200 1.0%
Between 1946 and 1960 555 2.9%
Between 1961 and 1970 875 4.6%
Between 1971 and 1980 2,055 10.8%
Between 1981 and 1990 1,190 6.2%
Between 1991 and 2000 1,865 9.8%
Between 2001 and 2010 4,695 24.6%
After 2011 7,615 40.0%
Before 1945 1.0%
Between 1946 and 1960 2.9%
Between 1961 and 1970 4.6%
Between 1971 and 1980 10.8%
Between 1981 and 1990 6.2%
Between 1991 and 2000 9.8%
Between 2001 and 2010 24.6%
After 2011 40.0%

No. of bedrooms

% of Total
No bedrooms 120 0.6%
1 bedroom 3,170 16.6%
2 bedrooms 5,380 28.2%
3 bedrooms 6,160 32.3%
4 or more bedroom 4,220 22.2%
No bedrooms 0.6%
1 bedroom 16.6%
2 bedrooms 28.2%
2 bedrooms 32.3%
4 or more bedroom 22.2%

Property type

% of Total
Single-detached homes 6,695 35.1%
Apartments 1,315 6.9%
Attached homes 10,330 54.2%
Movable homes 715 3.8%
Single-detached homes 35.1%
Apartments 6.9%
Attached homes 54.2%
Movable homes 3.8%
Median home value $730,000
Average home value $752,000

Home improvement needed

% of Total
Regular maintenance 15,355 80.6%
Major repairs 515 2.7%
Minor repairs 3,185 16.7%
Regular maintenance 80.6%
Minor repairs 16.7%
Major repairs 2.7%
Single-detached houses account for 35.1% of the residential buildings in Langford. Apartments make up 6.9% of the Langford housing market. Meanwhile, the median home value here is $730,000 and the average figure sits at $752,000. Of all the properties in Langford, 3 bedrooms units include 6,160 (the highest share) and 2 bedrooms units have 5,380 (second-highest share). Notably, when it comes to the condition of these homes, most of them require regular maintenance (80.6%) and minor repairs (16.7%).

What is the education level in Langford?

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% of Total
No diploma 4,660 12.2%
High school diploma 12,315 32.2%
Apprenticeship diploma 3,200 8.4%
College diploma 7,735 20.2%
University diploma (below bachelor level) 1,265 3.3%
University degree 9,015 23.6%
No diploma 12.2%
High school diploma 32.2%
Apprenticeship diploma 8.4%
College diploma 20.2%
University diploma (below bachelor level) 3.3%
University degree 23.6%
Approximately 32.2% of the population in Langford has a high school diploma (that’s 12,315 residents). Langford locals holding a college diploma (7,735 people) account for 20.2% of the resident pool. Additionally, 23.6% of them hold a university degree (9,015 people).

What is the average commute time in Langford?

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Average commute time 22 min

Commuting mode

% of Total
By car, truck or van 16,880 84.3%
By public transit 1,025 5.1%
By bicycle/by walking 1,600 8.0%
By other methods 520 2.6%
By car, truck or van 84.3%
By public transit 5.1%
By bicycle/by walking 8.0%
By other methods 2.6%

Commuting destinations

% of Total
Commute within the same municipality 5,695 35.4%
Commute to another municipality within the same province 10,295 64.0%
Commute to a different province 95 0.6%
Commute within the same municipality 35.4%
Commute to another municipality within the same province 64.0%
Commute to a different province 0.6%

Commuting duration

% of Total
Less than 15 minutes 6,060 30.3%
15 to 29 minutes 7,840 39.2%
30 to 44 minutes 4,605 23.0%
45 to 59 minutes 975 4.9%
More than 60 minutes 545 2.7%
Less than 15 minutes 30.3%
15 to 29 minutes 39.2%
30 to 44 minutes 23.0%
45 to 59 minutes 4.9%
More than 60 minutes 2.7%
Most employed people in Langford (7,840 individuals) travel 15 to 29 min to get to work, followed by those who commute less than 15 min (6,060 individuals). All in all, the average commute time in Langford is 22 min. The preferred commuting mode here is by car, truck or van and most employed Langford locals commute to another municipality within the same province to get to work.

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest census data from Statistics Canada (2021).
Census aggregated data represented here is extracted from Data Tables, by topic, at census subdivision area level. Differences may be found between the totals of the various categories due to multiple variables.
The information is updated as soon as new data is made available. No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information.