Town of Macklin
Full Name: Town of Macklin
Census Division: 13
In 2011, Macklin had a population of 1,415 representing a percentage change of 9.7% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.
The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Macklin was 14.8%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working-age population (15 to 64) was 61.5% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 23.0%. 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.
Macklin occupies a land area of 3.14 square kilometres with a population density of 450.7 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.
88.4% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 0.4% reported French only, and 11.2% 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.
Method of Voting: Paper Ballot
Offices to be Elected
- Mayor (elected at-large)
- 6 Councillors (elected at-large)
- Total Annual Expenses: $2,165,577 (2015 Actuals)
- Total Annual Revenues: $2,484,477 (2015 Actuals)
- Property Tax Rate: Residential
- Uniform Municipal Mill Rate: 6.750 Mills (2014)
- Living Sky School Division No. 202
- Parks and Recreation
- Macklin Library
- Water and Sewer Utility
- Waste Management
- Macklin’s RCMP Detachment
- World Bunnock Championships