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Clyde River

Last Updated: 

February, 2018

Community Info

Community Information

Language: 

  • English
  • Inuktitut

Community Vision: 

www.clyderiver.ca Kangiqtugaapik is a welcoming place where local people work together, using traditional and modern knowledge to support a healthy community and economy. Protecting our environment for the future, while also developing infrastructure and the sustainable use of our resources.

Access: 

  • Air
  • Ship
Contact Information

Contact Person: 

Billy Palluq

Phone: 

867-924-6220 ext. 204

E-mail: 

Fax: 

867-924-6293
Location

Region: 

  • North Baffin

Latitude: 

70.4749

Longitude: 

-68.5939
Statistics on weather and climate

Average Yearly Temperature: 

-25
Average Monthly Temperature

January: 

-34.00

February: 

-35.00

March: 

-32.00

April: 

-20.00

May: 

-10.00

June: 

-5.00

July: 

0.00

August: 

5.00

September: 

4.00

October: 

-10.00

November: 

-20.00

December: 

-30.00

Average Yearly Snowfall: 

200.00cm

Average Yearly Rainfall: 

50.00cm

Average Wind Speed: 

80.00km/h
Inventory of Community Leaders

Community Leaders: 

Sandy Kautuq, Mayor of Clyde River
Jayko Ashevak, Deputy Mayor
Josie Enuaraq, Councillor
Gordon Kautuk, Councillor
Suzanne Arreak, Councillor
Liemikie Palluq, Councillor
Isa Piungituq, Councillor
Raygee Atsiqtaq, Councillor
Apiusie Apak, Councillor
Real Estate Inventory

Private Housing: 

35

Rental Housing: 

135

Social Housing: 

limited to NIL

Demographics

Demographics

Population: 

1 000

Population Growth: 

4.50%
Gender Breakdown

Male: 

52.4

Female: 

47.6
Age Breakdown

0 - 14: 

38.40%

15 - 24: 

18.30%

25 - 34: 

16.50%

35 - 44: 

11.00%

45 - 54: 

8.50%

55 +: 

8.50%
Employment

Employment: 

50.00%

Unemployment: 

24.20%
Sector Breakdown

Construction: 

5.00%

Finance & Real Estate: 

3.30%

Hospitality: 

100.00%

Manufacturing: 

3.30%

Resource Development: 

6.70%

Retail/Wholesale: 

18.30%

Social Service/Non-Government: 

10.00%

Tourism & Cultural: 

20.00%

Transportation: 

100.00%

Other: 

56.60%
Economic Indicators

Average Income: 

13,744

Traditional Pursuit: 

Hunting
Fishing

Infrastructure

Capital and Infrastructure Inventory

# of km of Paved Roads: 

0.00km

Communications: 

  • Cell
  • Internet
  • Landlines

Marine: 

Polar Bears, Seals, Mussels, Arctic Char, Narwhals, Whales

Water/Sewage: 

K-12 Schools: 

Quluaq School K - 12

Post Secondary Training: 

NAC Learning Centre, Piqqusilirivvik Cultural School

Recreation Facilities: 

Community Hall and School Gym
Local Assets Inventory

What the Community Owns: 

Community Hall

Fire Hall

Arena

2 Bay Garage

2 Bay Garage

Maintenance Garage

Staff house

2 story staff house

1 Fire truck

2 water trucks

2 sewage trucks

1 Garbage truck

2 Loaders

 

Airport

International Airport: 

Max Length of Runway: 

1 066.80m

Runway type: 

  • Gravel

Airport Code: 

YCY
Social Services

Social service: 

Brighter Futures
Counselling
Ilisaqsivik Family Resource Centre
Financial Services

Bank Branches: 

None

Co-op Financial Services: 

Light banking services offered
Governments

Territorial Government Offices: 

Office Name: 

Income Support

Office Name: 

DMV

Location: 

Hamlet Office

Contact Info: 

Patricia Joanas

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