In Barrhead 50.2% of home owners have a mortgage on their home. 20.4% of home owners in Barrhead spend more than 30% of their household income on shelter costs. When it comes to rented homes, 13.6% of the rented homes in Barrhead are subsidized and the remaining 86.4% 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. 55.1% of tenants in Barrhead spend over 30% of their household income on shelter costs.
|Homes with a mortgage||50.20%|
|Homes spending more than 30% of household income on the home||20.40%|
|Homes that are subsidized by tax payers||13.60%|
|Rented homes where more than 30% of household income is spent on shelter costs||55.10%|