Windsor

HOMELESSNESS

Total number of people experiencing homelessness:  251 (2021)
Individuals experiencing chonric homelessness:  77% (2021)
Individuals experiencing episodic homelessness:  8% (2021)
Individuals experiencing sheltered homelessness:  21% (2021)
Individuals staying in emergency shelters:  47% (2021)
Individuals staying in transitional housing:  6 (2021)
Individuals identifying as youth:  Doesn't specify age: 5% (2021)
Individuals identifying as Indigenous:  22% (2021)
Individuals identifying as female:  29% (2021)
Individuals identifying as male:  70% (2021)

 

HOUSING

Apartment vacancy rate: 3.4% (2021)
1-bedroom vacancy rate:  3.7% (2021)

2-bedroom Vacancy Rate:

3% (2021)

Average cost of rent (bachelor):

$775/month (2021)

Average cost of rent (1 bdrm):

$976/month (2021)

Average cost of rent (2 bdrm):

$1,152/month (2021)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Family and individual visits to food banks (#): Province wide: 3,282,514 (March 2020)

Income assistance (basic needs, single individual, no dependents): ​

$343/mo (2022)
Income assistance (shelter allowance, single individual, no dependents): $390/mo (2022)