Looking at the arrival of immigrants in Kingston over the past five years, we can see the following trends:
- Kingston welcomes 300-400 new Permanent Residents each year.
- There are approximately 200-300 temporary workers present each year.
- The fastest growing number in the community are foreign students from close to 700 present in 2009 to close to 1100 in 2013.
The fastest growing languages spoken in Kingston:
Arabic, Urdu, Farsi, Hindi, Tagalog, Korean, Russian, Mandarin/Cantonese and Spanish.