Airdrie Population 2018
Airdrie is a Canadian city located within the province of Alberta. This city has a population of 64,922 according to 2017 data. Airdrie was first established in the late 1800s, was designated as a village in the early 1900s, was made a town in the 1970s and was finally designated as a city in 1985. Breaking the population down further shows that spread across over 32 square miles, the population density is 1,886 residents per square mile.
Almost 94% of the population are white. Airdrie is also home to many visible ethnic groups, including South Asians, Chinese, Latin Americans, Arabs, Koreans and Japanese. In all, the minority population makes up 3.1% of the total population. Three percent of the population are aborigines. In terms of population growth, the city has seen stead growth throughout the years, only recording losses on the official census in the years between 1911 and 1916 and again between 1936 and 1941. Since then, the city has seen double-digit growth between each census, even growing almost 500% between 1976 and 1981. Between 2015 and 2016, the city grew 5.4%. The average growth rate over the last five years is 7.48%, showing that steady growth will likely continue into the future.