Moncton

Moncton, NB
Moncton, New Brunswick on a map
  • Population: 144,810 (2016)
  • Minimum Wage: $11.00/hr (April 2017)
  • Unemployment Rate: 5.1% (August 2017)
  • Total Number of Shelters: 2 (2016)
  • Total Number of Beds: 60 (2016)

Population Facts


HOMELESSNESS

  • Homeless: 759 different individuals (2016)
  • Admitted to shelters: 759 different individuals (2016)
  • Number of shelter beds for men: 48 (2016)
  • Number of shelter beds for women: 14 (2016)
  • Number of shelter beds for women and children (domestic violence): 41 (2016)
  • Number of shelter beds for drug/alcohol detox (men): 13 (2016)
  • Number of shelter beds for drug/alcohol detox (women): 6 (2016)

HOUSING

  • Number of provincially subsidized social housing units: 1,713 (2016)
  • Individual clients and families on housing wait list (#): 1,562 (February 2017)
  • No. of households in core housing need: 5,295 (2011)
  • Total percentage of households in core housing need: 9.5% (2011)
  • 1-bedroom vacancy rate: 5.8% (2016)
  • 2-bedroom vacancy rate: 6.0% (2016)
  • Average cost of rent (bachelor): $580/mo. (2016)
  • Average cost of rent (bachelor): $580/mo. (2016)
  • Average cost of rent (2 bdrm): $798/mo. (2016)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

  • Income assistance (single individual): $537 (2016)
  • Individuals receiving social assistance (#): 5,270 (2016)
  • Number of individuals served by Peter McKee Community Food Centre: 22,932 (May 2016-Feb 2017) 

INDIGENOUS DATA

  • Percentage of Aboriginal households in core housing need: 18.1% (2011)