Saint John

Saint John, NB
Saint John, New Brunswick on a map

Population: 127,761 (2011)
Minimum Wage: $10.65/hr (as of April 1, 2016)

Population Facts

HOMELESSNESS
People estimated to be (#):

  • staying in shelters: 338 (2014)

HOUSING
Number of public & subsidized housing units: 2,133 (2012)
Individuals on housing wait list: 1,415 (2012)
Rental Vacancy Rate: 8.5% (2015)
Average Cost of Rent (2 bdrm): $718/mo (2015)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE
Income assistance (single individual): $537 (2014)
Individuals receiving social assistance (#): 6,934 (2012)

For more information visit: 2013 Saint John Homelessness Report Card