Fredericton

HOMELESSNESS

Total number of people experiencing homelessness: 162 (2022)
Individuals experiencing chronic homelessness: 121 (2022)
Individuals staying in emergency shelters: 126 (2019
Individuals staying in transitional housing: 40% (2018
Individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness:  Public space: 2% (2018
Number of hidden homeless: Someone else's place: 12% (2018
Individuals identifying as youth:  Age 16-24: 18% (2018
Individuals identifying as Indigenous:  17% (2018
Individuals identifying as female:  28% (2018
Individuals identifying as male:  66% (2018

 

 HOUSING

Apartment vacancy rate:  1.7% (2021)  
1-bedroom vacancy rate:  2.3% (2021)  
2-bedroom vacancy rate:  1.8% (2021)  
Average cost of rent (bachelor):  $760/month (2021)  
Average cost of rent (1 bdrm): $873/month (2021)  
Average cost of rent (2 bdrm): $1,063/month (2021)  

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Family and Individual visits to food bank (#): 

Province wide: 20,408 (2021)