Businesses in Gatineau


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.8%
 Professional Services: 11.3%
 Restaurants: 8.2%
 Home Services: 7.9%
 Medical: 7.4%
 Industry: 6.9%
 Food: 5.6%
 Automotive: 5.4%
 Other: 29.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts11223 years4.20.4
Car repair36023.1 years4.11.2
Beauty salons28922 years4.41.0
Hairdressers24122.2 years4.40.8
Public administration27525.3 years4.00.9
Social work10824 years4.30.4
Education other10923.5 years4.20.4
Loan companies26323.1 years3.80.9
Convenience stores13623.6 years4.00.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets19423.7 years4.20.7
General contractors40622 years3.91.4
Other construction15923.1 years4.10.5
Real estate22522.5 years3.80.8
Construction of buildings22521 years4.30.8
Dentists13722 years4.20.5
Health and medical59822.6 years4.02.0
Accountants11123.7 years4.00.4
Corporate management14522 years4.10.5
Lawyers legal15823.3 years4.20.5
Cafes11422.2 years4.20.4
Clothing stores21221.6 years4.10.7
Electronics stores19620.9 years3.90.7
Hardware stores14124.7 years3.80.5
Pharmacies and drug stores10524.5 years4.00.4
Shopping other26123.9 years4.10.9
Public parks1754.30.6
Area of Gatineau, Quebec381.3 km²
Male Population141,285 (48.4%)
Female Population150,618 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +114.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +29.9%
Median Age38.4
Male Median Age37.3
Female Median Age39.4
Area Codes819
NeighborhoodsAylmer, Buckingham, District Bellevue, District de Limbour, District de Riviere-Blanche, District des Promenades, District des Riverains, District du Lac-Beauchamp, District du Versant, Hull, Masson-Angers
Local TimeSaturday 1:11 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Weather-28.3°C clear sky
Lat & Lng45.47723° / -75.70164°
Postal CodesJ8LJ8MJ8PJ8RJ8TMore

Gatineau, Quebec - Map

Gatineau, Quebec Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density357.4 / km²489.7 / km²589.2 / km²765.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gatineau Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 29.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Gatineau, Quebec+114.2%+56.3%+29.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gatineau, Quebec Median Age

Median Age: 38.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Gatineau, Quebec38.4 years39.4 years37.3 years
Quebec42.2 years43.2 years41.1 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gatineau, Quebec Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 59,3798,89718,277
85 Plus1,0562,6703,727
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gatineau, Quebec Population Density

Population Density: 765.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Gatineau, Quebec291,903381.3 km²765.5 / km²
Quebec7.0 million1,519,626.9 km²4.6 / 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

Gatineau, Quebec 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 Gatineau
 Hull: 31.3%
 Aylmer: 15.1%
 District des Promenades: 8.7%
 District du Lac-Beauchamp: 7.2%
 District du Versant: 6.5%
 District des Riverains: 5.6%
 District de Riviere-Blanche: 5.1%
 Other: 20.5%

Business distribution by price for Gatineau, Quebec

 Inexpensive: 49.6%
 Moderate: 33.5%
 Expensive: 8.6%
 Very Expensive: 8.3%

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

Gatineau, Quebec CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Gatineau, Quebec4,566,393 t15.6 t11,975 t/km²
Quebec96,902,370 t13.9 t63.8 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

Gatineau, Quebec CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)4,566,393 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)11,975 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* 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
7/31/177:50 AM3.148.6 km21,500 m30km NNE of Val-des-Monts,
9/9/1512:17 PM3.1961.6 km10,000 m20km NE of Shawville,
6/30/131:40 AM3.159 km14,000 m19km NNE of Shawville,
5/17/131:15 PM3.159.7 km18,000 m21km NNE of Shawville,
5/17/136:53 AM3.6359.7 km10,720 m18km NE of Shawville,
5/17/136:43 AM5.0659.6 km13,000 m19km NNE of Shawville,
1/15/134:53 PM3.568 km18,000 msouthern Quebec,
9/18/1112:19 PM3.8439 km5,000 mOntario-Quebec border region,
6/24/104:49 PM3.246 km16,700 mOntario-Quebec border region,
6/23/104:34 PM3.347.2 km22,900 mOntario-Quebec border region,

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Gatineau, Quebec

Gatineau (/ˈɡætᵻnoʊ/, French pronunciation: ​[ɡatino]), officially Ville de Gatineau, is a city in western Quebec, Canada. It is the fourth largest city in the province after Montreal, Quebec City, and Laval. It is located on the northern bank of the..  ︎  Gatineau Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Gatineau
 Postal Code J8T: 19.1%
 Postal Code J8Y: 17.7%
 Postal Code J8P: 11.1%
 Postal Code J8X: 8.6%
 Postal Code J8M: 8.2%
 Postal Code J9H: 8.2%
 Postal Code J8Z: 6.2%
 Postal Code J8R: 5.1%
 Other: 16%

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