The home of the oil sands is the richest municipality in Canada, according to new data from Statistics Canada.

Source: StatsCan
Number represents median family income for 2010.

 

10. Kingston, Ont. – $77,140
  9. Victoria, B.C. – $77,820
  8. St. John’s, Newfoundland – $78,210
  7. Saskatoon, Sask. – $80,570
  6. Oshawa, Ont. – $82,270
  5. Guelph, Ont. – $82,560
  4. Regina, Sask. – $84,890
  3. Edmonton, Alta. – $87,930
  2. Calgary, Alta. – $89,490
  1. Ottawa, Ont. – $90,790

 

Canada’s Richest Small Towns

All 10 of the wealthiest small towns are in western Canada, a reflection of the growing imbalance between regional economies across the country.

10. Whitehorse, Yukon – $92,690
  9. Cold Lake, Alta. – $94,980
  8. Thompson, Man. – $95,580
  7. Grande Prairie, Alta. – $95,620
  6. Lloydminster, Sask. – $96,280
  5. Fort St, John, B.C. – $96,510
  4. Okotoks, Alta. – $101,670
  3. Estevan, Sask. – $106,680
  2. Yellowknife, N.W.T. – $128,810
  1. Fort McMurray (Wood Buffalo), Alta. – $169,970

Among larger cities, the biggest gains in family income were found in Guelph, Ontario (up 2.1 per cent from the previous year), while Vancouver saw the biggest drop — down 2.5 per cent.

Among smaller towns and cities, Sept-Iles, Quebec saw the biggest jump (up 5.8 per cent) and Kitimat, B.C., saw the biggest decline (down 7.3 per cent).

Statistics Canada.

 

 

Canada’s Richest Neighbourhoods

Source: Canadian Business

 
Sunnyside and Edgehill, Westmount, Montreal
Average Household Net Worth: $9.37 million
Average Annual Household Income: $503,935
Average House Price: $2.49 million

Lexington Avenue, Westmount, Montreal
Average Household Net Worth: $9.96 million
Average Annual Household Income: $590,695
Average House Price: $1.8 million

Lawrence Park North, Toronto
Average Household Net Worth: $10.44 million
Average Annual Household Income: $906,266
Average House Price: $2.81 million

Kerrisdale, Vancouver
Average Household Net Worth: $10.59 million
Average Annual Household Income: $1,277,431
Average House Price: $2.79 million

Forest Hill South/UCC, Toronto
Average Household Net Worth: $10.63 million
Average Annual Household Income: $629,972
Average House Price: $3.18 million

Summit Park, Westmount
Average Household Net Worth: $11 million
Average Annual Household Income: $906,659
Average House Price: $2.4 million

Shaugnessy Heights, Vancouver
Average Household Net Worth: $12 million
Average Annual Household Income: $777,184
Average House Price: $3.09 million

Sunnybrook, Toronto
Average Household Net Worth: $20.82 million
Average Annual Household Income: $311,979
Average House Price: $2.29 million

York Mills/Windfields, Toronto
Average Household Net Worth: $21.55 million
Average Annual Household Income: $1,212,275
Average House Price: $3.4 million

The Bridle Path, Toronto
Average Household Net Worth: $22.27 million
Average Annual Household Income: $936,137
Average House Price: $2.24 million

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