Fredericton

HOMELESSNESS

People experiencing homelessness: 

70 (2018
Next sleeping location unknown: 2 (2018)
Staying in shelters/transitional housing: 66 (2018)
Sleeping rough:  2 (2018)
Staying in Violence Against Women Shelters:  14 (2018)
Chronically homeless: 18% (2018)
Episodically homeless:  63% (2018)

 

 HOUSING

People on housing waitlist (#):  1,099 (2016)
 
 

Bachelor Vacancy Rate: 

N/A  
1-bedroom Vacancy Rate: 

2.7% (2018)

 
2-bedroom Vacancy Rate: 

1.8% (2018)

 

3+ bedroom Vacancy Rate: 

2.9% (2018)  
Average Cost of Rent (bachelor):

$637 (2018)

 

Average cost of rent (1 bdrm):

$747 (2018)  

Average cost of rent (2 bdrm):

$894 (2018)  

Average cost of rent (3+ bdrm):

$1134 (2018)  

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Number of people assisted by food banks (in March):

2,794 (2016)

Income assistance (single individual): 

$537/mo. (2016)

Average number of social assistance cases:

 4,319 (2016

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of those surveyed in homeless count identifying as Indigenous: 

17% (2018)