Red Deer

Red Deer, AB
Red Deer, Alberta on a map

Population: 90,564 (2011)
Unemployment Rate: 4.3% (2014)
Minimum Wage: $9.95/hr (as of Sept 1, 2013) (2013

Population Facts

HOMELESSNESS
No. of people estimated to be homeless: 279 (2012)
No. of people estimated to be staying in shelters: 93 (2012)
No. of people transitioned into housing: 152 (between June 2008 and 2009) (2010)

HOUSING
No. of public & subsidized housing units: 289 (2012)
Apartment Vacancy Rate: 1.9% (2013)
Average Cost of Rent (2 bdrm): $937/mo. (2013)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE
Income assistance (single individual): $627 (2013)
No. of individuals who received assistance in the form of food, clothing, shelter, or employment: 5,387 (between 2008 and 2010) (2010)