Population

Population Growth

The population of the city of Chilliwack is 93,203 with a growth rate of 11.2 percent over the last census period (2016-2021).  Chilliwack is the second-fastest growing CMA (Census Metropolitan Area) in Canada.

Population by Age

The median age in the City of Chilliwack is 42.4. Chilliwack has a higher percentage of children up to 14 years at 17.9% compared to 14.3% in BC. Chilliwack’s population of seniors aged 65 and over at 21.3% is comparable to the BC average at 20.3%.