Town of Pense
Full Name: Town of Pense
Census Division: 6
In 2011, Pense had a population of 532, representing a percentage change of 4.9% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.
The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Pense was 7%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working-age population (15 to 64) was 70% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 22%. 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.
Pense occupies a land area of 1.32 square kilometres with a population density of 402 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.
98% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 0% reported French only, and 0.9% 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)
- 4 Councillors (elected at-large)
- Prairie Valley School Division No. 208
- Garbage and Recycling
- Protective Services
- Sports and Recreation