Municipality Profiles

City of Martensville

Full Name: City of Martensville
Website: www.martensville.ca
Census Division: 11

Demographics

In 2011, Martensville had a population of 7,716 representing a percentage change of 55.0% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Martensville was 3.6%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working-age population (15 to 64) was 70.1% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 26.3%. In comparison, the national percentages were 68.5% for the population aged 15 to 64 and 16.7% for the population aged 0 to 14.

Martensville occupies a land area of 6.23 square kilometres with a population density of 1,239.3 persons per square kilometre. This compares to the provincial land area of 588,239.21 square kilometres with a population density of 1.8 persons per square kilometre.

93.5% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 1.0% reported French only, and 5.5% reported a non-official language only, in 2011. In comparison, Saskatchewan’s provincial percentages were 85.6% for English only, 1.6% for French only and 12.8% for only non-official languages.

Elections Notes

  • Method of Voting: Paper Ballot

  • Offices to be Elected:

    • Mayor (elected at-large)
    • 6 Councillors (elected at-large)

Financial Info

  • Total Annual Expenses: $12,805,934 (2014 Actuals)
  • Total Annual Revenues:  $15,113,108 (2014 Actuals)
  • Property Tax Rate: Residential 
    • Mill Rate: 6.26 mills
  • Provincial transfers (Conditional): $223,902 (2014 Actuals)
  • Mayor’s Salary: $34,358
  • Councillor’s Salary: $11,494

School Divisions

  • Prairie Spirit School Division No. 206
  • Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools

Responsibilities

  • Infrastructure and Planning (operation and maintenance of City infrastructure, water and sewer and roadways)
  • Fire Services
  • RCMP Martensville Detachment
  • Recreation and Community Services (including parks)
  • Waste and Recycling
  • Water and Sewer Utilities

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