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Community Dashboard: Livability

Affordability

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Real median after-tax household income

$61,000
Updated Dec. 2019

Trend not improving

Core housing need

13.9%
Updated Dec. 2016

Information only

Municipal charges as a percentage of household income

5.2%
Updated Dec. 2020

Below target

Property tax as a percentage of household income

4.1%
Updated Dec. 2020

Below target

Property tax increase

2.87%
Updated Jan. 2022

Information only

Residential rent average (all home types)

$1,132
Updated Oct. 2021

Information only

Consumer price index

1.430
Updated Dec. 2021

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Children and parent/ caregiver program participants

11,077
Updated Dec. 2020

Below target

Licensed child care spaces in operation

35.6%
Updated Jun. 2021

Below target

Beneficiaries for Ontario Disability Support Program

22,277
Updated Dec. 2021

Information only

Beneficiaries for Ontario Works

14,199
Updated Dec. 2021

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Housing

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Core housing need

13.9%
Updated Dec. 2016

Information only

Residential rental vacancy rate (all home types)

1.8%
Updated Oct. 2021

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Community housing waiting list placement

7.6%
Updated Dec. 2020

Trend not improving

Community housing units

8,659
Updated Dec. 2020

Trend is improving

Residential rent average (all home types)

$1,132
Updated Oct. 2021

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Infrastructure

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Patched paved lanes

60.63 km
Updated Dec. 2020

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Potholes filled

175,148
Updated Dec. 2020

Information only

Bike lanes

715 km
Updated Dec. 2020

Trend unchanged

Transportation

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Specialized Transit on-time performance

93%
Updated Dec. 2021

Below target

Transit ridership per capita

0.52
Updated Dec. 2021

Below target

About livability

Visibility on the quality of life in the Region through affordability, housing and infrastructure

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