Because of its two universities (Université de Sherbrooke and Bishop’s) and four colleges, Sherbrooke has one of the highest concentrations of students in Quebec.
About 10% of the riding’s population are immigrants, with some of the largest populations born in France, Colombia, and Afghanistan.
Spanish, Arabic, and Persian are the most common non-official mother tongues in the riding.
Approximately 1% of the riding’s population identify as Aboriginal.
Average individual income is $36,764.