Montréal

Montreal, QC
Montreal, Quebec on a map

Population: 3,386,600 (2016)
Unemployment Rate: 7.9% (2016)
Minimum Wage: $10.75/hr (2016)
Total Number of Shelters: 39 (2015)
Total Number of Beds: 1,397 (2015)

Population Facts

HOMELESSNESS

Number of people estimated to be:

  •     Homeless: 3016 (2015)

From these numbers:

  •     Sleeping on the streets: 429 (2015)
  •     In Shelters: 1,066 (2015)
  •     In transitional housing: 1041 (2015)
  •     Others (Hospitals, Prison, etc): 480 (2015)

HOUSING
Average Cost of Rent (2 bedroom): $760/mo (2015)
Rental Vacancy Rate: 4
% (2015)
No. of emergency shelter beds:
1,441 (2012)
No. of Transitional housing beds:
1390 (2012)*

*These statistics are for the whole province of Quebec