In Squamish 74.3% of home owners have a mortgage on their home. 29.7% of home owners in Squamish spend more than 30% of their household income on shelter costs. When it comes to rented homes, 11.8% of the rented homes in Squamish are subsidized and the remaining 88.2% 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. 54.2% of tenants in Squamish spend over 30% of their household income on shelter costs.
|Homes with a mortgage||74.30%|
|Homes spending more than 30% of household income on the home||29.70%|
|Homes that are subsidized by tax payers||11.80%|
|Rented homes where more than 30% of household income is spent on shelter costs||54.20%|