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Occupied Private Dwellings by Structural Type, Durham Region and Area Municipalities, 1996-2006

1996

Structural Type of Dwelling Durham Ajax Brock Clarington Oshawa Pickering Scugog Uxbridge Whitby

Single-detached

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

Semi-detached

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,
five or more storeys

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

Apartment building,
less 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

Structural Type of Dwelling Durham Ajax Brock Clarington Oshawa Pickering Scugog Uxbridge Whitby

Single-detached

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

Semi-detached

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,
five or more storeys

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

Apartment building,
less 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

2006

Structural Type of Dwelling

Durham Ajax Brock Clarington Oshawa Pickering Scugog Uxbridge Whitby

Single-detached

131,560 19,655 3,805 21,440 29,610 18,105 7,015 5,555 26,370

Semi-detached

11,385 1,385 40 925 5,245 2,230 135 110 1,310

Row house

18,125 3,355 160 2,010 4,765 3,415 105 280 4,055

Apartment, detached duplex

6,535 900 25 630 2,785 1,355 30 85 730

Apartment building,
five or more storeys

13,350 1,995 0 270 6,575 2,145 10 10 2,355

Apartment building,
less than five storeys

13,240 1,315 355 1,450 5,815 965 420 590 2,340

Other single-attached house

300 0 40 65 120 10 25 20 15

Movable dwelling

170 0 0 55 0 0 10 10 75

Total Occupied Private Dwellings

194,670 28,615 4,420 26,850 54,920 28,220 7,735 6,655 37,245

Source:  Statistics Canada Census, 1996-2006. Durham Region Planning Department.

Notes: 1996 and 2006 based on a 20% sample, whereas 2001 is based on a 100% sample. For clarification of dwelling terminology, please see the 2006 Census Dictionary.