Municipality Profiles

Rural Municipality of North Battleford

Full Name: Rural Municipality of North Battleford NO.437
Website: rmofnorthbattleford.com
Census Division: 16

Demographics

In 2011, North Battleford had a population of 733, representing a percentage change of -0.5% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in North Battleford was 17%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 67% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 16%. 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.

North Battleford occupies a land area of 797 square kilometres with a population density of 0.9 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.

92% of the population reported English only as mother tongue 0.6% reported French only, and 6% 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

  • Offices to be Elected

    • Reeve (elected at-large)

    • 3 Councillors ( elected in divisions 1, 3, 5)

Financial Info

  • Total Annual Expenses: $1,602,928 (2014 Actuals)
  • Total Annual Revenues: $1,888,661 (2014 Actuals)

School Divisions

  • Light of Christ Catholic School Division

Responsibilities

  • Waste Management

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