Neighbourhoods
Innis-Shore

In this Neighbourhood Guide, you'll find out more about the people who live here as well as the schools, parks and recreation facilities, homes, and more.

Neighbourhood Vibe

A family-friendly neighbourhood with woodlands, parks, and great schools, perfect for raising children.

Property Pulse

Mostly detached homes, newer construction, and owner-occupied houses with various bedroom options.

Community Canvas

A diverse community with a mix of generations and ethnicities, creating a vibrant and inclusive atmosphere.

What You'll Love

The abundance of parks, playgrounds, and trails, providing endless fun for families.

Have a look around Innis-Shore.

Innis-Shore has a consistent population, and is popular with families with kids under 5, families with kids aged 5 to 9, families with teens, people in their 30s, and people in their 40s. Innis Shore is a large area located in southeastern Barrie, with its northern border being a stretch of the south shore of Kempenfelt Bay, east of Wilkin's Beach. The area features large tracts of woodlands and a trail system, as well as large residential areas featuring mainly detached homes, with some semi-detached and townhomes. There are also schools, park lands, and some commercial and professional services.

People & Families in Innis-Shore

Families with kids make up 64% of households in Innis-Shore, while couples without children make up 21% of households and 10% of households are one person living alone. People in Innis-Shore come from 97 different ethnic origins, and 19% are first-generation immigrants, while 23% are second-generation immigrants.

Neighbourhood Households

2,840

Neighbourhood Population

9,335

Household Size

  • 1 person - 10%
  • 2 persons - 24%
  • 3 persons - 18%
  • 4 persons - 28%
  • 5 or more persons - 17%

Household Types

  • One-person households - 10%
  • Non-family households - 1%
  • Families with children - 63%
  • Couples without children - 20%
  • Multiple families in household - 3%

Children Per Family

  • 1 child - 22%
  • 2 children - 35%
  • 3 or more children - 14%

Broad Age Ranges

  • 0 to 14 years - 28%
  • 15 to 64 years - 63%
  • 65 years and over - 7%

Most Common Ethnic Origins

  • Canadian - 31%
  • English - 30%
  • Scottish - 20%
  • Irish - 19%
  • French - 11%

Age of Primary Household Maintainer

  • 15 to 24 years - 0%
  • 25 to 34 years - 14%
  • 35 to 44 years - 31%
  • 45 to 54 years - 29%
  • 55 to 64 years - 11%
  • 65 to 74 years - 8%
  • 75 to 84 years - 3%
  • 85 years and over - 0%

Specific Age Groups

  • 0 to 4 years - 7%
  • 5 to 9 years - 10%
  • 10 to 14 years - 10%
  • 15 to 19 years - 6%
  • 20 to 29 years - 8%
  • 30 to 39 years - 15%
  • 40 to 49 years - 18%
  • 50 to 59 years - 9%
  • 60 to 69 years - 6%
  • over 70 years - 3%

Innis-Shore Schools

Innis-Shore has great elementary schools and elementary special programs. There are 6 public schools and 5 Catholic schools serving this neighbourhood. The special programs offered at local schools include French Immersion.

Public Schools

6

Catholic Schools

5

Having Fun in Innis-Shore

Fun is easy to find at the parks here. Parks in Innis-Shore feature playgrounds for kids and sports parks. There are 4 parks in Innis-Shore, with 16 recreational facilities in total. The average number of facilities per park is 4.

Number of Parks

4

Number of Recreation Facilities

16

Recreation Facilities in Neighbourhood Parks

  • Playgrounds - 4
  • Tennis Courts - 2
  • Basketball Courts - 3
  • Ball Diamonds - 2
  • Sports Fields - 4
  • Trail - 1
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Getting Around in Innis-Shore

There are 32 transit stops in Innis-Shore. Rail stations include Barrie South GO. In Innis-Shore, there are mostly vehicle commuters and a mix of commuting within and outside the city.

Commute Destination for Residents

  • Commute within the city - 50%
  • Commute to another city - 48%

Commute Types

  • Vehicle - 91%
  • Transit - 5%
  • Walk/bike - 1%

Commute Times of Residents

  • 15 to 29 minutes - 30%
  • 30 to 44 minutes - 12%
  • 45 to 59 minutes - 10%
  • 60 minutes and over - 24%
  • Less than 15 minutes - 21%

Work and Education in Innis-Shore

In this neighbourhood, 29% of adult residents hold a bachelor's degree or higher and 70% have any postsecondary education. The retail trade industry is the most common for residents.

Household Income

  • Under $30,000 - 4%
  • $30,000 to $39,999 - 3%
  • $40,000 to $49,999 - 4%
  • $50,000 to $59,999 - 5%
  • $60,000 to $69,999 - 5%
  • $70,000 to $79,999 - 6%
  • $80,000 to $89,999 - 5%
  • $90,000 to $99,999 - 6%
  • $100,000 to $124,999 - 15%
  • $125,000 to $149,999 - 13%
  • $150,000 to $199,999 - 16%
  • $200,000 and over - 10%

Most Common Occupations (Top 3)

  • Sales and service occupations - 22%
  • Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services - 16%
  • Business, finance and administration occupations - 14%

Most Common Industries (Top 3)

  • Retail trade - 12%
  • Health care and social assistance - 11%
  • Professional, scientific and technical services - 8%

Employment

  • Employed - 70% of people over age 15 are employed
  • Unemployed - 4% are unemployed
  • Not in the labour force - 25% are retired, students, homemakers, etc.

Innis-Shore Homes

In Innis-Shore, there are mostly detached homes. This neighbourhood has a consistent population, with 47% of households having moved within the past 5 years and 13% having moved within the past year. It has mostly newer homes and is mostly owner-occupied.

Home Types

  • Single-detached house - 83%
  • Semi-detached house - 1%
  • Duplex - 1%
  • Row house - 11%
  • Low-rise apartment/condo - 1%
  • High-rise apartment/condo - 0%

Condominium Status

  • Condominium - 3%
  • Not condominium - 96%

Number of Bedrooms in Homes

  • 1 bedroom - 1%
  • 2 bedrooms - 8%
  • 3 bedrooms - 36%
  • No bedrooms - 0%
  • 4 or more bedrooms - 54%

Period of Home Construction

  • 1961 to 1980 - 0%
  • 1981 to 1990 - 1%
  • 1991 to 2000 - 7%
  • 2001 to 2005 - 33%
  • 2006 to 2010 - 45%
  • 2011 to 2016 - 12%
  • 1960 or before - 0%

Renters & Owners

  • Owner - 85%
  • Renter - 14%

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