Lethbridge

Lethbridge, AB
Lethbridge, Alberta on a map
  • Population: 117, 394 (2016)
  • Unemployment Rate: 4.5% (as of August 2017)
  • Minimum Wage: $13.60/hr (as of October 1, 2017)
  • Total number of shelters: 2 (2016)
  • Total number of beds: 94 (2016)

 

Population Facts

HOMELESSNESS

  • Total number of Homeless: 89 (2016)

Number of people estimated to be:

  • Unsheltered: 8 (2016
  • living in facilities 
    • Emergency sheltered: 61 (2016)
    • Transitional housing (and other): 2 (2016)
    • Corrections: 18 (2016)

HOUSING

  • 1 bedroom vacancy rate: 8% (2016)
  • 2 bedroom vacancy rate: 8.4% (2016)
  • Average cost of rent (bachelor): $686/month (2016)
  • Average cost of rent (1 bedroom): $836/month (2016)
  • Average cost of rent (2 bedroom): $939/month (2016)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

  • Income assistance (single individual): $424/month (August 2016

INDIGENOUS DATA

  • Percentage of those surveyed in homeless count who self identified as Indigenous: 54% (2016)