Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay, ON
Thunder Bay, Ontario on a map

Population: 104,700 (2016)
Unemployment Rate: 6.9% (2016)
Minimum Wage: $11.40/hr (as of October 1, 2016)
Total Number of Shellters: 3 (2015)
Total Number of Beds: 76 (2015)

Population Facts

HOMELESSNESS

Individuals Residing in Emergency Shelters: Approx. 500 (Jan-Jun 2013) (2014)
Tenants living in core housing need : 47% (2014)

HOUSING
Supportive Housing Units (#): 1,733 (2014)
Emergency shelter beds (#): 142 (2014)
No. of households on housing waitlist: 1,185 (2013)
Rental Vacancy Rate: 4.7% (2015)
Average Cost of Rent (1 bdrm): $743/mo. (2015)