In Sainte-Marie 51.3% of home owners have a mortgage on their home. 11.7% of home owners in Sainte-Marie spend more than 30% of their household income on shelter costs. When it comes to rented homes, 4.0% of the rented homes in Sainte-Marie are subsidized and the remaining 96% 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. 25.9% of tenants in Sainte-Marie spend over 30% of their household income on shelter costs.
|Homes with a mortgage||51.30%|
|Homes spending more than 30% of household income on the home||11.70%|
|Homes that are subsidized by tax payers||4.00%|
|Rented homes where more than 30% of household income is spent on shelter costs||25.90%|