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Total Number of Occupied Private Dwellings by Structural Type of Dwelling Durham Region and Area Municipalities, 1991, 1996 & 2001

1991

1991 - Structural Type of Dwelling

Durham

Ajax

Brock

Clarington

Oshawa

Pickering

Scugog

Uxbridge

Whitby

Single-detached house

94,005 13,100 3,375 13,325 25,250 15,120 5,255 3,915 14,645

Semi-detached house

9,855 945 60 990 5,310 1570 145 65 765

Row house

8,860 1,415 95 445 3,955 1,870 80 145 855

Apartment, detached duplex

2,785 275 80 295 1,360 375 60 90 260

Apartment, building that has five or more storeys

10,750 1,785 0 185 6,140 1,260 0 0 1,375

Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys

9,255 520 285 1,010 4,800 245 380 430 1,575

Other single-attached house

400 40 15 35 110 70 20 85 30

Movable dwelling

230 0 15 100 15 10 20 0 75

Total Occupied Private Dwellings

136,135 18,085 3,920 16,380 46,945 20,515 5,965 4,730 19,580

1996

1996 - Structural Type of Dwelling

Durham Ajax Brock Clarington Oshawa Pickering Scugog Uxbridge Whitby

Single-detached house

103,480 13,900 3,610 15,980 26,420 16,770 5,550 4,400 16,845

Semi-detached house

10,220 1,015 45 1,065 5,270 1,825 200 75 720

Row house

11,885 1,835 90 1,240 4,150 2,450 85 225 1,795

Apartment, detached duplex

4,255 455 40 360 1,900 810 135 75 485

Apartment, building that has five or more storeys

13,080 2,070 0 220 6,725 1,550 0 90 2,420

Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys

10,830 1,090 375 1,110 5,080 575 445 465 1,690

Other single-attached house

245 10 0 50 95 15 20 35 35

Movable dwelling

105 0 0 50 0 30 10 10 0

Total Occupied Private Dwellings

154,100 20,365 4,165 20,080 49,640 24,030 6,445 5,385 23,995

2001

2001 - Structural Type of Dwelling

Durham Ajax Brock Clarington Oshawa Pickering Scugog Uxbridge Whitby

Single-detached house

119,140 16,305 3,745 18,745 28,700 19,525 6,290 5,000 20,800

Semi-detached house

10,605 1,040 50 965 5,520 1,905 125 85 915

Row house

14,210 2,330 130 1,605 4,625 2,760 90 235 2,435

Apartment, detached duplex

3,010 390 55 340 1,450 295 45 70 365

Apartment, building that has five or more storeys

13,700 2,035 0 270 6,945 2,005 5 0 2,445

Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys

10,610 1,065 395 1,180 4,985 410 485 500 1,590

Other single-attached house

275 5 20 25 130 45 15 5 30

Movable dwelling

185 0 5 80 0 0 15 0 75

Total Occupied Private Dwellings

171,725 23,180 4,400 23,205 52,355 26,945 7,070 5,900 28,640

Source:  Statistics Canada Census, 1991, 1996, and 2001. Durham Region Planning Department.

Notes:
  • 1991 and 1996 based on a 20% sample, whereas 2001 is based on a 100% sample.
  • For clarification of dwelling terminology, please see the 2001 Census Dictionary.