Commerce Sherbrooke

Demographic data

Demographic data

Sherbrooke is the regional capital of Estrie

Population of the Estrie region:
(Institut de la statistique du Québec, Estrie region, 2009)
307,389 inhabitants
Population of the city of Sherbrooke:
(Institut de la statistique du Québec, July 2009)
152,027 inhabitants
Land area of the city of Sherbrooke:
The territory is made up of 6 boroughs.
(Statistics Canada, 2006 Census)
366.4 km2
Median household income
(Statistics Canada, 2006 Census)
Total population, aged 15 years and older, having
a college, CEGEP or university certificate or diploma:
(Statistics Canada, 2006 Census)
40,7 %
2 Universities – 3 CEGEPS or Colleges
Number of students studying in a university program:
students per 100 inhab.

(City of Sherbrooke)
10.23 students per 100 inhab.

Number of jobs in the Retail

Trade sector :
(Ministère de l’Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale, 2009)

12,772 jobs
Property assessment of all commercial buildings $1,670,390,023
Retail trade sales figures $3,830,145,609