Northern Town of La Ronge
Full Name: Northern Town of La Ronge
Census Division: 18
In 2011, La Ronge had a population of 2,304, representing a percentage change of -15.4% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.
The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in La Ronge was 4%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working-age population (15 to 64) was 68% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 25%. 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.
La Ronge occupies a land area of 11 square kilometres with a population density of 194 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.
81% of the population reported English only as mother tongue 1% reported French only, and 15% 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.
- Offices to be Elected:
- Mayor (elected at-large)
- 6 Councillors (elected at-large)
- Total Annual Expenses: $6,397,772 (2015 Actuals)
- Total Annual Revenues: $6,123,886 (2015 Actuals)
- Provincial transfers:
- Conditional: $319,088 (2015 Actuals)
- Unconditional: $4,035,934 (2015 Actuals)
- Northern Lights School Division No.113
- Garbage and Landfill
- Parks and Recreation
- Fire and Rescue Services
- Regional Waste and Recycling