Town of Unity
Full Name: Town of Unity
Census Division: 13
In 2011, Unity had a population of 2,389 representing a percentage change of 11.3% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.
The percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Unity was 23.0%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working-age population (15 to 64) was 56.4% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 20.6%. 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.
Unity occupies a land area of 9.77 square kilometres with a population density of 244.6 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.
90.2% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 1.0% reported French only, and 8.8% 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: $3,982,060 (2014 Actuals)
- Total Annual Revenues: $5,029,883 (2014 Actuals)
- Property Tax Rate: Residential
- Mill Rate: 14.65 mills
- Mill Rate Factor: 0.800
- Living Sky School Division 202
- Light of Christ Catholic School Division
- Public Works
- Culture, Parks and Recreation
- Volunteer Fire Department
- RCMP Detachment
- Water and Sewer Utility