Businesses in Kitchener, Ontario


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.6%
 Professional Services: 12.5%
 Medical: 8.7%
 Home Services: 8.6%
 Industry: 8.2%
 Restaurants: 6.6%
 Local Services: 5%
 Other: 31.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts15129.8 years4.30.6
Car repair37826 years4.41.6
Beauty salons31523.7 years4.11.3
Hairdressers29023.6 years4.21.2
Public administration15723.8 years2.90.7
Social work18824.7 years4.40.8
Education other15723.6 years4.20.7
Loan companies33224.6 years3.91.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets19224.3 years4.10.8
General contractors46224.6 years4.22.0
Other construction27124.2 years4.51.2
Real estate40124.3 years4.01.7
Construction of buildings30326.1 years4.21.3
Wholesale of construction supplies12430.6 years4.20.5
Wholesale of machinery28030.3 years4.21.2
Dentists17823.6 years3.90.8
Health and medical95423.6 years4.14.0
Hospitals17924 years3.70.8
Accountants12621.3 years3.90.5
Corporate management22222.5 years3.80.9
Lawyers legal23622.9 years4.41.0
Churches19324.8 years4.60.8
Clothing stores22323.1 years4.10.9
Electronics stores30923.1 years3.91.3
Furniture stores13324.8 years3.90.6
Hardware stores23427.1 years4.11.0
Household appliances and goods17424 years4.00.7
Office supplies and stationery stores21026 years4.20.9
Pharmacies and drug stores12523.1 years3.60.5
Shopping other34126.2 years4.11.4
Public parks20821.5 years4.30.9
Area of Kitchener, Ontario136.9 km²
Male Population115,827 (49.2%)
Female Population119,772 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +64.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +17.8%
Median Age37.3
Male Median Age36.3
Female Median Age38.2
Area Codes519780
NeighborhoodsCentreville Chicopee, City Commercial Core, Huron Park, Mill Courtland Woodside Park, Mount Hope Huron Park, Rosemount, Trillium Industrial Park, Vanier, Victoria Hills, Victoria North
Local TimeSaturday 8:37 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Weather-0.5°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng43.42537° / -80.5112°
Postal CodesN2AN2BN2CN2EN2GMore

Kitchener, Ontario - Map

Kitchener, Ontario Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,044 / km²1,297 / km²1,461 / km²1,721 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kitchener, Ontario Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kitchener, Ontario+64.8%+32.6%+17.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kitchener, Ontario Median Age

Median Age: 37.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kitchener, Ontario37.3 years38.2 years36.3 years
Ontario40.5 years41.4 years39.6 years
Canada40.6 years41.5 years39.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kitchener, Ontario Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57,5207,18814,708
85 Plus1,2222,5733,795
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kitchener, Ontario Population Density

Population Density: 1,721 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kitchener, Ontario235,599136.9 km²1,721 / 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

Kitchener, 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 price for Kitchener, Ontario

 Inexpensive: 45.5%
 Moderate: 34.4%
 Very Expensive: 10.1%
 Expensive: 10%

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

Kitchener, Ontario CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kitchener, Ontario3,699,264 t15.7 t27,023 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

Kitchener, Ontario CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)3,699,264 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)27,023 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 PM3.383.1 km18,000 msouthern Ontario,
7/23/872:32 AM3.484.4 km6,800 msouthern Ontario,
10/4/8310:18 AM3.158.4 km2,000 msouthern Ontario,
8/28/813:51 AM3.324.4 km18,000 msouthern Ontario,

Kitchener, Ontario

The City of Kitchener /ˈkɪtʃᵻnər/ is a city in Southern Ontario, Canada. Located approximately 100 km west of Toronto, Kitchener is the seat of the Regional Municipality of Waterloo. It was the Town of Berlin from 1854 until 1912 and the City of Berl..  ︎  Kitchener, Ontario Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Kitchener, Ontario
 Postal Code N2G: 17.8%
 Postal Code N2H: 17.4%
 Postal Code N2M: 11.7%
 Postal Code N2C: 10.1%
 Postal Code N2B: 9.4%
 Postal Code N2E: 8.7%
 Postal Code N2A: 6%
 Postal Code N2P: 5.3%
 Other: 13.5%

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