Currently, the Township of Scugog is home to 21,439 persons, in a total of 7,705 private dwellings. The urban centre of Port Perry has a population of approximately 8,000 residents. The Township of Scugog demonstrates typical characteristics of a family-oriented community with the majority of the population between the ages of 35 and 64
It is of further interest to note that the Township of Scugog's population will continue to grow well into the future. Seniors, families and young people alike consistently rate Scugog highly because of its quality of life, its recreation and leisure opportunities and its excellent services available to residents of the community.