In Oshawa 65.7% of home owners have a mortgage on their home. 19.8% of home owners in Oshawa spend more than 30% of their household income on shelter costs. When it comes to rented homes, 15.8% of the rented homes in Oshawa are subsidized and the remaining 84.2% pay market rent. Subsidized housing is government sponsored economic assistance program aimed towards alleviating housing costs and expenses for people in need with low to moderate incomes. 42.8% of tenants in Oshawa spend over 30% of their household income on shelter costs.
|Homes with a mortgage||65.70%|
|Homes spending more than 30% of household income on the home||19.80%|
|Homes that are subsidized by tax payers||15.80%|
|Rented homes where more than 30% of household income is spent on shelter costs||42.80%|