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Pond Inlet

Last Updated: 

November, 2012

Community Info

Community Information

Language: 

  • English
  • Inuktitut

Access: 

  • Air
  • Ship
Contact Information

Contact Person: 

Colin Saunders

Phone: 

867-899-8934

E-mail: 

Fax: 

867-899-8940
Location

Region: 

  • North Baffin

Latitude: 

72.7°

Longitude: 

-78.0°
Statistics on weather and climate

Average Yearly Temperature: 

-15.10
Average Monthly Temperature

January: 

-32.40

February: 

-34.10

March: 

-30.30

April: 

-22.10

May: 

-9.90

June: 

1.80

July: 

6.00

August: 

4.20

September: 

-1.80

October: 

-11.40

November: 

-22.40

December: 

-28.70

Average Yearly Snowfall: 

12.00cm

Average Yearly Rainfall: 

0.71cm

Average Wind Speed: 

9.20km/h
Inventory of Community Leaders

Community Leaders: 

Jaykolassie Killiktee - Mayor
Moses Koonark- Deputy Mayor
Joshua Arreak - Councillor
Enookie Innuarak - Councillor
Mary Jawrenko - Councillor
James Atagootak - Councillor
Jeeteetah Kalluk - Councillor
Elijah Panipakoochoo - Councillor
Nubviya Palluq -Councillor
Real Estate Inventory

Private Housing: 

55

Rental Housing: 

250
Land Availability

Commercial Land: 

45 390.00m²

Industrial Land: 

55 391.00m²

Private Land: 

454 189.00m²

Demographics

Demographics

Population: 

1 315

Population Growth: 

7.80%
Gender Breakdown

Male: 

52.9

Female: 

47.1
Age Breakdown

0 - 14: 

36.90%

15 - 24: 

21.30%

25 - 34: 

15.60%

35 - 44: 

11.40%

45 - 54: 

8.70%

55 +: 

6.80%
Employment

Employment: 

46.70%

Unemployment: 

22.00%
Sector Breakdown

Construction: 

3.10%

Finance & Real Estate: 

5.20%

Resource Development: 

8.20%

Retail/Wholesale: 

16.50%

Social Service/Non-Government: 

7.20%

Other: 

58.70%
Economic Indicators

Average Income: 

18176

Traditional Pursuit: 

Hunting
Fishing

Infrastructure

Capital and Infrastructure Inventory

# of km of Gravel Roads: 

19.00km

Communications: 

  • Cell
  • Internet
  • Landlines

Marine: 

Floating DockBreakwater

Water/Sewage: 

K-12 Schools: 

Ulaajuk Elementary School K - 6, Nasivvik School 7-12

Post Secondary Training: 

NAC Learning Centre
Local Assets Inventory

What the Community Owns: 

Water Truck Refill
Old Fire Hall
3 Bay Parking Garage
1 Bay Parking Garage
2 Bay Parking Garage
3 Bay Maintenance Garage
PW&S Warerhouse
Old Hamlet Office
Community Hall Storage
Fire Hall and New Office Complex
Workshop
Workshop Garage
3 Bay Parking Garage

Airport

International Airport: 

Max Length of Runway: 

1 221.00m

Runway type: 

  • Gravel

Airport Code: 

YIO
Social Services

Social service: 

Brighter Futures
Counselling
Financial Services

Bank Branches: 

None

Co-op Financial Services: 

Light banking services available
Governments

Territorial Government Offices: 

All

Pond Inlet

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