Demographics in Dieppe, NB

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

What is the population of Dieppe?

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Population by gender

% of Total
Total population 2021 28,110
Male population 13,550 48.2%
Female population 14,560 51.8%
Average age 40.8
Male population 48.2%
Female population 51.8%

Population by age group

% of Total
Under 14 4,705 16.7%
15 to 24 3,215 11.4%
25 to 34 3,710 13.2%
35 to 44 4,295 15.3%
45 to 54 3,900 13.9%
55 to 64 3,505 12.5%
Over 65 4,785 17.0%
Under 14 16.7%
15 to 24 11.4%
25 to 34 13.2%
35 to 44 15.3%
45 to 54 13.9%
55 to 64 12.5%
Over 65 17.0%
There are 28,110 residents in Dieppe, with an average age of 40.8. Males make up 48.2% of the population, while females account for 51.8%. Locals over 65 years old represent the largest age group in Dieppe (4,785 individuals), followed by those aged under 14 (4,705 people).

What is the marital status of Dieppe residents?

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% of Total
Married 10,850 46.4%
Common law 3,620 15.5%
Single 6,015 25.7%
Separated 720 3.1%
Divorced 1,205 5.2%
Widowed 1,000 4.3%
Married 46.4%
Common law 15.5%
Single 25.7%
Separated 3.1%
Divorced 5.2%
Widowed 4.3%
A total of 6,015 people in Dieppe have never been married (which represents 25.7% of the population). Wedded people in Dieppe (10,850 locals) account for 46.4% of the resident pool. Meanwhile, approximately 15.5% of locals live common law (that’s a total of 3,620 people).

What are the employment statistics in Dieppe?

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Unemployment rate 6.7%
% of Total
Management 160 1.0%
Business, finance and administration 3,080 19.8%
Natural and applied sciences 1,340 8.6%
Health 1,635 10.5%
Education, law, community and government services 2,320 14.9%
Art, culture, recreation and sport 485 3.1%
Sales and service 4,080 26.2%
Trades and transport 2,025 13.0%
Natural resources and agriculture 115 0.7%
Manufacturing and utilities 335 2.2%
Management 1.0%
Business, finance and administration 19.8%
Natural and applied sciences 8.6%
Health 10.5%
Education, law, community and government services 14.9%
Art, culture, recreation and sport 3.1%
Sales and service 26.2%
Trades and transport 13.0%
Natural resources and agriculture 0.7%
Manufacturing and utilities 2.2%
Dieppe has an unemployment rate of 6.7%. Regarding the most common jobs in Dieppe, people working in Sales and service account for the largest share of the local workforce (4,080 individuals), followed by those in Business, finance and administration (3,080 individuals) and Education, law, community and government services (2,320 individuals).

What language is most spoken in Dieppe?

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% of Total
English 8,865 31.8%
French 18,420 66.1%
English and French 500 1.8%
Neither English nor French 95 0.3%
The majority of Dieppe residents (that’s 66.1%) speak French.

What is the median household income in Dieppe?

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Median household income $87,000
Median after-tax household income $75,000
The median household income in Dieppe is $87,000, while the median after-tax household income sits at $75,000 per year.

How many households are there in Dieppe?

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Homeownership

% of Total
Total households 11,570
Owned households 7,965 68.8%
Rented households 3,605 31.2%
Owned households 68.8%
Rented households 31.2%

Household size

Average household size 2.4
% of Total
1 person 2,930 25.3%
2 person 4,425 38.2%
3 person 1,855 16.0%
4 person 1,720 14.9%
5 person 640 5.5%
1 person 25.3%
2 person 38.2%
3 person 16.0%
4 person 14.9%
5 person 5.5%

Households by age of primary maintainer

% of Total
Under 34 2,260 19.5%
35 to 44 2,320 20.0%
45 to 54 2,285 19.7%
55 to 64 1,960 16.9%
Over 65 2,750 23.8%
Under 34 19.5%
35 to 44 20.0%
45 to 54 19.7%
55 to 64 16.9%
Over 65 23.8%
There is a total of 11,570 households in Dieppe, 68.8% of which are owner-occupied and 31.2% of which have renters living in them. Meanwhile, the average household size in Dieppe is 2.4 people. Of the total households here, those with 2 people living in them account for the largest share of the market (4,425 households), followed by establishments occupied by 1 person (2,930 households). Moreover, families whose primary maintainer is over 65 years old represent the largest percentage of the total households in Dieppe, at 23.8%.

What are the housing characteristics in Dieppe?

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Year built

% of Total
Before 1945 345 3.0%
Between 1946 and 1960 400 3.5%
Between 1961 and 1970 395 3.4%
Between 1971 and 1980 1,085 9.4%
Between 1981 and 1990 1,050 9.1%
Between 1991 and 2000 1,815 15.7%
Between 2001 and 2010 3,700 32.0%
After 2011 2,780 24.0%
Before 1945 3.0%
Between 1946 and 1960 3.5%
Between 1961 and 1970 3.4%
Between 1971 and 1980 9.4%
Between 1981 and 1990 9.1%
Between 1991 and 2000 15.7%
Between 2001 and 2010 32.0%
After 2011 24.0%

No. of bedrooms

% of Total
No bedrooms 30 0.3%
1 bedroom 860 7.4%
2 bedrooms 3,385 29.3%
3 bedrooms 4,400 38.0%
4 or more bedroom 2,890 25.0%
No bedrooms 0.3%
1 bedroom 7.4%
2 bedrooms 29.3%
2 bedrooms 38.0%
4 or more bedroom 25.0%

Property type

% of Total
Single-detached homes 5,580 48.2%
Apartments 100 0.9%
Attached homes 5,545 47.9%
Movable homes 350 3.0%
Single-detached homes 48.2%
Apartments 0.9%
Attached homes 47.9%
Movable homes 3.0%
Median home value $250,000
Average home value $273,600

Home improvement needed

% of Total
Regular maintenance 8,745 75.6%
Major repairs 420 3.6%
Minor repairs 2,410 20.8%
Regular maintenance 75.6%
Minor repairs 20.8%
Major repairs 3.6%
Single-detached houses account for 48.2% of the residential buildings in Dieppe. Apartments make up 0.9% of the Dieppe housing market. Meanwhile, the median home value here is $250,000 and the average figure sits at $273,600. Of all the properties in Dieppe, 3 bedrooms units include 4,400 (the highest share) and 2 bedrooms units have 3,385 (second-highest share). Notably, when it comes to the condition of these homes, most of them require regular maintenance (75.6%) and minor repairs (20.8%).

What is the education level in Dieppe?

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% of Total
No diploma 2,805 12.2%
High school diploma 4,980 21.7%
Apprenticeship diploma 1,320 5.8%
College diploma 5,980 26.0%
University diploma (below bachelor level) 615 2.7%
University degree 7,265 31.6%
No diploma 12.2%
High school diploma 21.7%
Apprenticeship diploma 5.8%
College diploma 26.0%
University diploma (below bachelor level) 2.7%
University degree 31.6%
Approximately 21.7% of the population in Dieppe has a high school diploma (that’s 4,980 residents). Dieppe locals holding a college diploma (5,980 people) account for 26% of the resident pool. Additionally, 31.6% of them hold a university degree (7,265 people).

What is the average commute time in Dieppe?

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Average commute time 16 min

Commuting mode

% of Total
By car, truck or van 10,390 94.0%
By public transit 155 1.4%
By bicycle/by walking 295 2.7%
By other methods 215 1.9%
By car, truck or van 94.0%
By public transit 1.4%
By bicycle/by walking 2.7%
By other methods 1.9%

Commuting destinations

% of Total
Commute within the same municipality 3,795 39.3%
Commute to another municipality within the same province 5,690 59.0%
Commute to a different province 165 1.7%
Commute within the same municipality 39.3%
Commute to another municipality within the same province 59.0%
Commute to a different province 1.7%

Commuting duration

% of Total
Less than 15 minutes 5,220 47.3%
15 to 29 minutes 4,695 42.5%
30 to 44 minutes 730 6.6%
45 to 59 minutes 155 1.4%
More than 60 minutes 245 2.2%
Less than 15 minutes 47.3%
15 to 29 minutes 42.5%
30 to 44 minutes 6.6%
45 to 59 minutes 1.4%
More than 60 minutes 2.2%
Most employed people in Dieppe (5,220 individuals) travel less than 15 min to get to work, followed by those who commute 15 to 29 min (4,695 individuals). All in all, the average commute time in Dieppe is 16 min. The preferred commuting mode here is by car, truck or van and most employed Dieppe 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.