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Cambridge Bay

Last Updated: 

November, 2012

Community Info

Community Information

Language: 

  • English
  • French

Access: 

  • Air
  • Ship
Contact Information

Contact Person: 

Jim MacEachern

Phone: 

867-983-4654

E-mail: 

Fax: 

867-983-2193
Location

Region: 

  • Kitikmeot

Latitude: 

69° 6' 29" N

Longitude: 

105° 8' 13" W
Statistics on weather and climate

Average Yearly Temperature: 

-14.40
Average Monthly Temperature

January: 

-32.80

February: 

-33.00

March: 

-29.70

April: 

-21.40

May: 

-9.20

June: 

2.40

July: 

8.40

August: 

6.40

September: 

-0.30

October: 

-11.50

November: 

-23.00

December: 

-29.60

Average Yearly Snowfall: 

82.10cm

Average Yearly Rainfall: 

6.96cm

Average Wind Speed: 

21.25km/h
Real Estate Inventory

Private Housing: 

115 private homes

Rental Housing: 

335 rented homes

Demographics

Demographics

Population: 

1 480

Population Growth: 

12.80%
Gender Breakdown

Male: 

50.7

Female: 

49.3
Age Breakdown

0 - 14: 

30.40%

15 - 24: 

16.90%

25 - 34: 

13.50%

35 - 44: 

15.50%

45 - 54: 

12.80%

55 +: 

9.40%
Employment

Employment: 

63.70%

Unemployment: 

9.70%
Sector Breakdown

Construction: 

5.60%

Finance & Real Estate: 

4.20%

Manufacturing: 

2.80%

Resource Development: 

7.70%

Retail/Wholesale: 

9.10%

Social Service/Non-Government: 

7.70%

Other: 

63.00%
Economic Indicators

Average Income: 

33,408

Infrastructure

Capital and Infrastructure Inventory

# of km of Gravel Roads: 

44.00km

# of km of Paved Roads: 

0.00km

Communications: 

  • Cell
  • Internet
  • Landlines

Water/Sewage: 

K-12 Schools: 

Kullik Ilihakvik Elementary School / Kiilinik High School

Post Secondary Training: 

Nunavut Arctic College
Airport

International Airport: 

Max Length of Runway: 

1 524.00m

Runway type: 

  • Gravel

Airport Code: 

YCB
Social Services

Social service: 

Brighter Futures
Alcoholics Anonymous
Counselling
Financial Services

Bank Branches: 

Royal Bank

Co-op Financial Services: 

Yes
Governments

Territorial Government Offices: 

All

Cambridge Bay

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