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Dawson City

Housing and Shelter Costs National Household Survey 2011

Datanote: Global non-response rate for this area: 35.9%

TopicValue
Total number of owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio670
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs555
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs115
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs105
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings260
% of owner households with a mortgage41.2
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs7.8
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)664
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)780
Median value of dwellings ($)184,438
Average value of dwellings ($)209,212
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings415
% of tenant households in subsidized housing14.5
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs22.9
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)719
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)780