Saskatoon

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HOMELESSNESS

Estimated number of individuals:

  • living on the streets: 72 (+2 children) (2012)
     
  • living in emergency shelters, motels or transitional housing: 269 (+9 children) (2012)
     
  • spend night with friends: 27 (2012)
     
  • living in core housing need: 34,000 (est.) (2011)

 

 HOUSING

Estimated:

  • Number of shelter beds: 287 (2011)
     
  • Number of transition & supportive housing units: 5,187 (2011)
     
  • 1-bedroom vacancy rate: 8.6% (2016)
     
  • 2-bedroom vacancy rate: 11.8% (2016)
     
  • Average cost of rent (bachelor): $703/mo. (2016)
     
  • Average cost of rent (1 bdrm): $909/mo. (2016)
     
  • Average cost of rent (2 bdrm): $1,100/mo. (2016)
     
  • No. of households in core housing need: 12,295 (2011)
     
  • Total percentage of households in core housing need: 12.4% (2011)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Income assistance (single person/mo.)

$538 (2012)

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of Indigenous households in core housing need: 

 24.7% (2011)