Dufferin

HOMELESSNESS

No. of individuals found to be homeless on May 14th and May 15th: 44 (2018)
Unsheltered: 4 (9%)(2018)
Emergency Sheltered: 19 (43%)(2018)
Temporarily Sheltered: 21 (48%)(2018)
Percentage experiencing chronic homelessness: 45% (2018)
Percentage experiencing episodic homelessness: 34% (2018)
Percentage experiencing both chronic and episodic homelessness: 20% (2018)
Respondents self-identifying as LGBTQ2S+:  11% (2018)

HOUSING

Shelter and transitional housing available

 63 beds, 2 apartments (2013)
1-bedroom Vacancy Rate (Orangeville/Mono only): 

1.7% (2018)

2-bedroom Vacancy Rate (Orangeville/Mono only): 

 6.5% (2018)

Average Cost of Rent (1 bdrm) (Orangeville/Mono only): 

$1,059/mo. (2018)

Average Cost of Rent (2 bdrm) (Orangeville/Mono only): 

 $1,258/mo. (2018)

Total social housing stock (# units): 

671 (2016)

Affordable housing units: 

28 (2013)

Rent supplement units:

92 (2013)

Rent-geared-to-income/subsidized units: 

225 (2013)

Units providing supported accommodation: 

22 (2016)

No. of households that applied to Centralized Waiting List for social housing: 

255 (2016)

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of Indigenous households in core housing need: 

15.4% (2011)

Percentage of respondents self-identifying as Indigenous:  18% (2018)
Percentage of Indigenous Peoples in the total Canadian population (based on the 2011 Statistics Canada census):  4.3% (2018)

 

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

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

$733 (2018)
Average monthly Ontario works caseloads (# of people on social assistance): 

518 (2016)