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Overhead map of the Windsor and Essex County area

Population of Windsor-Essex County (WEC)

  • There was net population growth across WEC; all municipalities saw population growth except for Leamington (-2.8%) and Tecumseh (-1.6%).
  • Ontario’s population grew by 4.6%; only Pelee (+37.4%), Lakeshore (+6.0%) and LaSalle (+5.4%) exceeded provincial population growth.
  • The City of Windsor contains just over half (54.4%) of the region’s population and is the most densely populated area in WEC.

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population. Accessed 8 Feb 2017.

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