Census 2016 is out. Data nerds rejoice!
Below are two quick maps I made using 2016 population and dwelling count dissemination area data from Statistics Canada. All the data, shapefiles and various other information (including the data and shapefiles I used to make the maps below) can be found here.
A book called, Visualizing Density published by Julie Campoli in 2007 explains what different densities across the US look like. Below are some examples that can be cross-referenced with the maps above (images can be found here):
This is what 5 units per acre looks like:
This is what about 50 units per acre looks like:
This is what approximately 100 units per acre looks like: