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Alaska Highway North

Housing and Shelter Costs Census 2016

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 - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% data330
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs290
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs40
30% to less than 100%35
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% data190
% of owner households with a mortgage47.4
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs13.5
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)631
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)857
Median value of dwellings ($)250,405
Average value of dwellings ($)253,185
Total - Tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% data145
% of tenant households in subsidized housing24.1
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs10.3
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)686
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)639