Bathurst

HOMELESSNESS

Number of homeless in 2018 PiT Count:  15 (2018)
Percentage of PiT Count respondents staying in emergency/domestic violence shelters: 70% (2018)
Percentage staying in transitional housing/shelters: 30% (2018)

HOUSING

Subsidized housing units (#): 

632 (2008)

Households on housing waitlist (#):

5,500 (provincial) (2015)

Bachelor vacancy rate

11.8% (2018)

2-bedroom vacancy rate (provincial):

4.5% (2018)

Average cost of rent (bachelor):

$373 (2018)

Average cost of rent (1 bdrm):

$493 (2018)

Average cost of rent (2 bdrm):

$631 (2018)

Average cost of rent (3+ bdrm):

$698 (2018)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

 Income assistance (single individual):

$537/mo. (2016)

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of PiT Count respondents self-identifying as Indigenous:  20% (2018)