2021 Municipal Census
Everyone counts in Blackfalds
Count yourself in for the Blackfalds Municipal Census from March 1 to 31, 2021!
Between March 1 and 15, 2021, take two minutes and complete the online census and enter for a chance to win a tablet valued at $1,000!
Residents will receive their PINS by the end of February.
Renumerators will be coming by to those residents who choose a more personal, albeit, face-covered visit.
The 2018 Census Report puts our population count at 10,125. The 2021 Census aims to achieve the desired results of population growth since 2018. where the Town’s rough estimate will be close to 11,000.
The cost of this modified census is expected to be well under the initial budget.
Through a municipal census, information is used to assist the municipality in planning for the needs of the community such as future roads, the addition, and locations of schools, parks, utilities, protective, fire, and other services.
Please see our FAQ page here.
We are looking for Enumerators
The Town of Blackfalds is Recruiting ENUMERATORS!
As an enumerator you will assist in assembling accurate data to count every person in the Town of Blackfalds and to help your community to plan for the future. Apply now!
Enumerators who work the municipal census may be called back for the federal census.
Canada’s next Census of Population will take place in spring 2021.
Statistics Canada will be hiring in preparation for the 2021 Census. In the current context of COVID-19, we are committed to hiring locally and ensuring the safety of our employees and your community members at all times.
To assist you in promoting local jobs available in your community, please find attached recruitment material that you can print at your convenience and/or post on your social media.
Please tell your friends and family about census job opportunities, and encourage them to apply online.