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Watson Lake (CSD)

Housing and Shelter Costs Census 2006

TopicValue
Total number of non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings occupied by usual residents - 20% sample data330
Tenant-occupied private non-farm, non-reserve dwellings145
Average gross rent $710
Tenant-occupied households spending 30% or more of household income on gross rent30
Tenant-occupied households spending from 30% to 99% of household income on gross rent25
Owner-occupied private non-farm, non-reserve dwellings185
Average value of dwelling $108,893
Average owner major payments $679
Owner households spending 30% or more of household income on owner's major payments15
Owner households spending 30% to 99% of household income on owner's major payments15
Tenant one-family households without additional persons in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings occupied by usual residents70
Average gross rent $818
Tenant one-family households without additional persons spending 30% or more of household income on shelter costs15
Owner one-family households without additional persons in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings occupied by usual residents130
Average owner major payments $706
Owner one-family households without additional persons spending 30% or more of household income on shelter costs10