Real Estate Market Report for
Armstrong, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $449,000
  • Monthly growth 23.05 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 4.69%
Apartment
  • Median price $141,000
  • Monthly growth 0.35 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.24%
Armstrong Home Price

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With Armstrong’s median house price at $449,000 in Aug , it is about average compared to the rest of British Columbia.

Investors looking for properties in Armstrong are most likely to find 3 bedroom homes on offer this month, with 4 bedroom potential investment properties the second most popular.

Will prices rise across the next year in in Armstrong? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

Over the last three months in Armstrong, housing stock available seems to be getting more prevalent – this could mean that homes values might be less affected by availability problems.

Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $244,900, which means that Armstrong is in the cheapest 20% for Canada.

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $141,000 this month, Armstrong, British Columbia do not consider price wise.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing has properties with fewer bedrooms.

This month we track 95th neighbourhoods in British Columbia, and Armstrong has the 95th most choice available for real estate investors.

Will prices rise across the next year in in Armstrong? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Armstrong there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $434,000 $140,500
3 bedrooms $422,450
4 bedrooms $469,900
5 bedrooms $499,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20114815
  • Population in 20064241
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)13.5
  • Total private dwellings2067
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1986
  • Population density per square kilometre928
  • Land area (square km)5.19
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4815
    0 to 4 years 265
    5 to 9 years 245
    10 to 14 years 295
    15 to 19 years 325
    15 years 70
    16 years 50
    17 years 65
    18 years 75
    19 years 60
    20 to 24 years 220
    25 to 29 years 230
    30 to 34 years 240
    35 to 39 years 240
    40 to 44 years 280
    45 to 49 years 340
    50 to 54 years 380
    55 to 59 years 340
    60 to 64 years 330
    65 to 69 years 295
    70 to 74 years 245
    75 to 79 years 210
    80 to 84 years 175
    85 years and over 165
    Median age of the population 46.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 83.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 4010
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2395
    Married (and not separated) 2055
    Living common-law 340
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1620
    Single (never legally married) 810
    Separated 155
    Divorced 335
    Widowed 315
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1415
    Size of census family: 2 persons 795
    Size of census family: 3 persons 280
    Size of census family: 4 persons 235
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 100
    Total number of census families in private households 1410
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1180
    Married couples 1010
    Without children at home 570
    With children at home 440
    1 child 160
    2 children 195
    3 or more children 80
    Common-law couples 170
    Without children at home 110
    With children at home 60
    1 child 30
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 10
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 230
    Female parent 190
    1 child 90
    2 children 85
    3 or more children 15
    Male parent 40
    1 child 25
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 10
    Total children in census families in private households 1305
    Under six years of age 310
    6 to 14 years 480
    15 to 17 years 175
    18 to 24 years 240
    25 years and over 95
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 4675
    Number of persons not in census families 780
    Living with relatives 85
    Living with non-relatives only 140
    Living alone 555
    Number of census family persons 3895
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 980
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 350
    Living with relatives 30
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 300
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 630
    Total number of private households by household type 1985
    Census-family households 1375
    One-family-only households 1260
    Couple-family households 1080
    Without children 625
    With children 455
    Lone-parent-family households 180
    Other family households 120
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 90
    Couple-family households 55
    Without children 30
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 30
    Two-or-more-family households 30
    Non-census-family households 610
    One-person households 555
    Two-or-more-person households 55
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1985
    Single-detached house 1425
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 560
    Semi-detached house 160
    Row house 150
    Apartment, duplex 40
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 205
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 1985
    1 person 550
    2 persons 760
    3 persons 280
    4 persons 260
    5 persons 95
    6 or more persons 35
    Number of persons in private households 4675
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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