Businesses in Cambridge, Ontario


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20%
 Professional Services: 11.8%
 Industry: 11.7%
 Home Services: 8.9%
 Medical: 7.2%
 Restaurants: 5.8%
 Automotive: 5.5%
 Other: 29%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts12426.7 years4.40.9
Car repair25825.6 years4.31.9
Beauty salons16922.6 years4.31.2
Hairdressers16422.7 years4.41.2
Public administration8322.9 years3.90.6
Education other10724 years3.90.8
Loan companies20223.6 years4.11.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets13726.4 years4.21.0
Electrical installation7624.8 years4.00.6
General contractors34224.2 years4.32.5
Other construction17725.5 years4.51.3
Real estate17123.9 years4.51.3
Construction of buildings19525.4 years4.21.4
Import and export8633.7 years4.40.6
Manufacture of minerals and metals16934.4 years4.21.2
Manufacture of vehicles and machinery11133.6 years3.80.8
Tractors and farm equipment11633.6 years4.20.9
Wholesale of construction supplies12630.5 years4.20.9
Wholesale of machinery35630.8 years4.22.6
Wholesalers11830.8 years4.20.9
Dentists9123.4 years4.60.7
Health and medical51523.4 years4.33.8
Corporate management14524 years3.71.1
Lawyers legal9623.2 years4.60.7
Churches10524 years4.00.8
Clothing stores15624.3 years4.01.1
Electronics stores15524.6 years4.01.1
Furniture stores7628.1 years4.10.6
Hardware stores17328 years4.11.3
Household appliances and goods12526.1 years4.10.9
Office supplies and stationery stores8821.3 years4.30.6
Pharmacies and drug stores7525.2 years4.00.6
Shopping other20824.5 years4.01.5
Area of Cambridge, Ontario116 km²
Male Population66,673 (49.1%)
Female Population69,083 (50.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +64.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +17.7%
Median Age38
Male Median Age37.3
Female Median Age38.7
Area Codes519780905
NeighborhoodsChristopher-Champlain, Downtown Cambridge, East Galt, Fiddlesticks, Greenway-Chaplin, Hespeler, Lang's Farm, Preston Centre
Local TimeMonday 2:15 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Weather-1.1°C clear sky
Lat & Lng43.3601° / -80.31269°
Postal CodesN1PN1RN1SN1TN3CMore

Cambridge, Ontario - Map

Cambridge, Ontario Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density710.2 / km²881.4 / km²994.8 / km²1,170 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cambridge, Ontario Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cambridge, Ontario+64.8%+32.8%+17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cambridge, Ontario Median Age

Median Age: 38 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Cambridge, Ontario38 years38.7 years37.3 years
Waterloo37.7 years38.7 years36.6 years
Ontario40.5 years41.4 years39.6 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cambridge, Ontario Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 54,3904,1328,523
85 Plus7121,5412,254
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cambridge, Ontario Population Density

Population Density: 1,170 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cambridge, Ontario135,756116 km²1,170 / km²
Waterloo544,0781,384.7 km²392.9 / km²
Ontario13.8 million1,078,182.8 km²12.8 / km²
Canada35.5 million9,875,295.4 km²3.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cambridge, Ontario Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
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,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Cambridge, Ontario
 Fiddlesticks: 23.4%
 Greenway-Chaplin: 20.3%
 Preston Centre: 13.9%
 Hespeler: 10.8%
 Downtown Cambridge: 6.7%
 Christopher-Champlain: 5.6%
 Other: 19.3%

Business distribution by price for Cambridge, Ontario

 Inexpensive: 49%
 Moderate: 32.2%
 Very Expensive: 10.2%
 Expensive: 8.7%

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

Cambridge, Ontario CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cambridge, Ontario2,134,424 t15.7 t18,405 t/km²
Waterloo8,590,289 t15.8 t6,203 t/km²
Ontario197,940,137 t14.4 t183.6 t/km²
Canada521,999,336 t14.7 t52.9 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

Cambridge, Ontario CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)2,134,424 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)18,405 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
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.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
8/5/892:07 PM3.365.7 km18,000 msouthern Ontario,
7/23/872:32 AM3.469.6 km6,800 msouthern Ontario,
10/4/8310:18 AM3.143.3 km2,000 msouthern Ontario,
8/28/813:51 AM3.326.7 km18,000 msouthern Ontario,

Cambridge, Ontario

Cambridge (2011 population 126,748) is a city located in Southern Ontario at the confluence of the Grand and Speed rivers in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. It is an amalgamation of the City of Galt, the towns of Preston and H..  ︎  Cambridge, Ontario Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Cambridge, Ontario
 Postal Code N1R: 45.5%
 Postal Code N3H: 18.8%
 Postal Code N1T: 12.7%
 Postal Code N3C: 11.9%
 Postal Code N1S: 7.2%
 Other: 3.9%

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