Municipality Profiles

Town of Kinistino

Full Name: Town of Kinistino
Website: townofkinistino.ca
Census Division: 15

Demographics

In 2011, Kinistino had a population of 743, representing a percentage change of 15.6% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Kinistino was 26%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 55% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 18%. 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.

Kinistino occupies a land area of <1 square kilometre with a population density of 758 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 1% reported French only, and 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

  • Offices to be Elected:

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

School Divisions

  • Saskatchewan Rivers School Division No.119

Responsibilities

  • Housing 
  • Water and Sewer
  • Emergency Services
  • Recreation and Leisure

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