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Watson Lake

Housing Tenure, Condition, Period of Construction and Structural Type Census 2006

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 dwelling5.5
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling2.6
Total number of occupied private dwellings by housing tenure - 20% sample data485
Owned215
Rented180
Band housing95
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwelling - 20% sample data485
Regular maintenance only220
Minor repairs135
Major repairs135
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 20% sample data490
before 194610
1946 to 196030
1961 to 197055
1971 to 1980160
1981 to 198585
1986 to 199045
1991 to 199550
1996 to 200030
2001 to 200630
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% data490
Single-detached house360
Semi-detached house0
Row house10
Apartment, duplex10
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys0
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys25
Other single-attached house0
Movable dwelling75