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Watson Lake

Housing Tenure, Condition, Period of Construction and Structural Type Census 2001

Datanote: In some cases, the census subdivision boundary does not match the municipal boundary. To provide a more representative estimate of demography in this geographic area, the census subdivisions of Two and One-Half Mile Village (6001034), Two Mile Village (6001033), Upper Liard (6001032), and Watson Lake (6001003) were combined.

TopicValue
Total number of occupied private dwellings - 20% Sample Data485
Average number of rooms per dwelling5.6
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling2.6
Total number of occupied private dwellings by tenure490
Owned225
Rented190
Band housing65
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwelling485
Regular maintenance only260
Minor repairs130
Major repairs95
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of construction485
Period of construction, before 19460
Period of construction, 1946-196030
Period of construction, 1961-197090
Period of construction, 1971-1980155
Period of construction, 1981-1990130
Period of construction, 1991-199540
Period of construction, 1996-200130
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% Data485
Single-detached house410
Semi-detached house15
Row house10
Apartment, detached duplex0
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys0
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys25
Other single-attached house0
Movable dwelling15