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Alaska Highway North

Housing and Shelter Costs Census 2006

Datanote: For smaller communities where the population does not exceed 250 people, income statistics are suppressed. For this reason, the census subdivisions of Beaver Creek (6001042), Burwash Landing (6001039), Champagne Landing (6001038), Destruction Bay (6001048) and Haines Junction (6001018) were combined to provide income statistics for this geographic region.

TopicValue
Total number of non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings occupied by usual residents - 20% sample data295
Tenant-occupied private non-farm, non-reserve dwellings125
Average gross rent $617
Tenant-occupied households spending 30% or more of household income on gross rent20
Tenant-occupied households spending from 30% to 99% of household income on gross rent20
Owner-occupied private non-farm, non-reserve dwellings175
Average value of dwelling $137,885
Average owner major payments $664
Owner households spending 30% or more of household income on owner's major payments10
Owner households spending 30% to 99% of household income on owner's major payments10
Tenant one-family households without additional persons in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings occupied by usual residents60
Average gross rent $710
Tenant one-family households without additional persons spending 30% or more of household income on shelter costs10
Owner one-family households without additional persons in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings occupied by usual residents120
Average owner major payments $737
Owner one-family households without additional persons spending 30% or more of household income on shelter costs10