Sudbury

HOMELESSNESS

Number of questionnaires completed by adults or youth in the PiT and PPC studies (excluding duplicates and dependent children):  1,954 (2018)
Absolutely homeless:  581 (2018)
Hidden homeless:  734 (2018)
At risk of homelessness: 863 (2018)
No. of chronically homeless:  375 (2018)
No. of episodically homeless:  409 (2018)
No. staying in emergency or domestic violence shelter:  315 (2018)
No. staying in transitional shelter:  107 (2018)
No. staying in public space: 39 (2018)
No. staying in vehicle:  29 (2018)
No. staying in abandoned/vacant building:  29 (2018)

 

HOUSING

No. of subsidized housing units:

4,448 (2015)

No. of households on Sudbury Housing wait list: 

1,063 (2015)

Average wait time to get a subsidized unit: 

 59 weeks (2015)

No. of households assisted with rent and utility arrears: 

1,841 (2015)

1-bedroom Vacancy Rate: 

 2.4% (2018)

2-bedroom Vacancy Rate:

2.8% (2018)

Average Cost of Rent (bachelor): 

$641/mo. (2018)

Average Cost of Rent (1 bdrm): 

$855/mo. (2018)

Average Cost of Rent (2 bdrm): 

$1052/mo. (2018)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

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

$706 (2016)

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of Indigenous households in core housing need: 

15.0 % (2011)
Percentage of those surveyed in homeless count who identified as Indigenous: 

42.5% (2018)

Percentage of Indigenous Peoples in the general population: 9.4% (2018)