Belleville

HOMELESSNESS

Total number of people experiencing homelessness:

211 (2018)
Percentage of provisionally accommodated:  71% (2018)
Percentage of emergency sheltered: 15% (2018)
Percentage of unsheltered:  14% (2018)
Percentage experiencing chronic homelessness:  45% (2018)

 

 HOUSING

Social housing:  1,433 (2017)
Rent supplement units: 273 (2015)
Non-profit units: 851 (2015)
Bachelor Vacancy Rate: 2.5% (2018)
1-bedroom Vacancy Rate: 2.6% (2018)
2-bedroom Vacancy Rate: 2.4% (2018)
3+-bedroom Vacancy Rate: 0.5% (2018)
Average Cost of Rent (bachelor):  $722/mo. (2018)
Average Cost of Rent (1 bdrm):  $918/mo. (2018)
Average Cost of Rent (2 bdrm):   $1027/mo. (2018)
Average Cost of Rent (3+ bdrm): $1272/mo. (2018)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Income assistance for renters/home owners (single person/mo.): ​

$706 (2016)

Ontario Works Total Caseload (Hastings County):

 2,907 (June 2017)

Ontario Works Number of Beneficiaries (Hastings County):

5,307 (June 2017)

Percentage of populations receiving social assistance (within county): 

3.73% (June 2017)

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of Indigenous households in core housing need: 

 19.0 % (2011)