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Whitehorse (City of)

Housing and Shelter Costs Census 2016

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% data10,180
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs8,160
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs2,015
30% to less than 100%1,825
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% data6,710
% of owner households with a mortgage68.5
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs12.6
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)1,562
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)1,515
Median value of dwellings ($)384,194
Average value of dwellings ($)390,455
Total - Tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% data3,475
% of tenant households in subsidized housing22.1
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs33.7
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)1,097
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)1,165