Housing

As of 2006, the Town of Smoky Lake contained a total of 445 dwellings, 79.8% of which are owner occupied. The vast majority of the housing inventory is made up of low density single detached houses, and the average household size is 2.1 persons, compared to the Alberta average of 2.6. Statistics Canada estimates that 9.0% of total occupied dwellings require major repair. Of the Town’s total occupied dwellings, 91.0% were constructed prior to 1986. 

Housing Inventory
Single-detached houses 81%
Apartments 9.0%
Other* 8%
Source: Statistics Canada 2006 Census
* According to Statistics Canada “Other” includes other single attached houses and movable dwellings such as mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.