The current population of the Town of Stony Plain is 17,842. We record the number of people living in our community through a census so we can make decisions about our needs. The Federal Government also gives funding based on our population. Commercial businesses or manufacturers use this information to decide if Stony Plain is a good investment opportunity.

Current census results

Past census results

Year

Population

Source

2016

17,189

Federal

2015

16,127

Municipal

2011 

15,051

Federal

2010

14,177

Municipal

2008

11,322*

Municipal

2006

12,363

Federal

2003

10,554

Municipal

2001

9,589

Federal

1996

8,274

Federal

1993

7,405

Municipal

1991

7,226

Federal

1990

6,689

Municipal

1989

6,427

Municipal 

We used the 2008 Municipal Census for demographic and reference purposes only. The unofficial population was estimated at 11,322.