Real Estate Market Report for
Athabasca County, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $447,400
  • Monthly growth 51.66 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.57%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Athabasca County Home Price

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The median asking price in Athabasca County is $447,400, a substantial increase over the median three months ago which was $424,900 .

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $447,400 this month, Athabasca County, Alberta is definitely not for you price wise.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 3 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing has properties with fewer bedrooms.

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Athabasca County has more than the average number to choose from compared to the rest of the province

Can we guarantee how well Athabasca County is going to do next year? No, but we can look at the data we have and use it as a starting point before doing research.

If you are looking at investment properties in Athabasca County, then there are more homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a buyers.

When it comes to the size of the properties currently available to property investors in this neighbourhood, they tend to have the average number of bedrooms than the most commonly available across the nation.

It’s never an exact art, but to try to forecast how property is going to appreciate in Athabasca County for investors, it’s important to look at data like:

Because the amount of real estate listed for sale has stayed the same it looks like housing market forces in neighbourhood are likely to not necessarily affect house prices.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $229,900
3 bedrooms $469,900
4 bedrooms $497,450
5 bedrooms $600,998
Demographics
  • Population in 20117662
  • Population in 20067572
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)1.2
  • Total private dwellings3835
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents2965
  • Population density per square kilometre1.3
  • Land area (square km)6122.75
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 7665
    0 to 4 years 445
    5 to 9 years 420
    10 to 14 years 540
    15 to 19 years 540
    15 years 115
    16 years 115
    17 years 115
    18 years 105
    19 years 95
    20 to 24 years 335
    25 to 29 years 360
    30 to 34 years 365
    35 to 39 years 490
    40 to 44 years 555
    45 to 49 years 660
    50 to 54 years 710
    55 to 59 years 595
    60 to 64 years 535
    65 to 69 years 435
    70 to 74 years 300
    75 to 79 years 195
    80 to 84 years 105
    85 years and over 85
    Median age of the population 43.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 81.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 6255
    Married or living with a common-law partner 4320
    Married (and not separated) 3745
    Living common-law 575
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1935
    Single (never legally married) 1250
    Separated 115
    Divorced 300
    Widowed 270
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 2330
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1275
    Size of census family: 3 persons 395
    Size of census family: 4 persons 445
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 215
    Total number of census families in private households 2330
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 2120
    Married couples 1830
    Without children at home 980
    With children at home 850
    1 child 280
    2 children 385
    3 or more children 185
    Common-law couples 290
    Without children at home 170
    With children at home 115
    1 child 50
    2 children 35
    3 or more children 25
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 210
    Female parent 130
    1 child 80
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 20
    Male parent 80
    1 child 40
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 2215
    Under six years of age 495
    6 to 14 years 855
    15 to 17 years 325
    18 to 24 years 380
    25 years and over 160
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 7570
    Number of persons not in census families 910
    Living with relatives 115
    Living with non-relatives only 185
    Living alone 610
    Number of census family persons 6665
    Average number of persons per census family 2.9
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1105
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 270
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 40
    Living alone 215
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 835
    Total number of private households by household type 2965
    Census-family households 2280
    One-family-only households 2135
    Couple-family households 1985
    Without children 1080
    With children 905
    Lone-parent-family households 155
    Other family households 145
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 95
    Couple-family households 65
    Without children 30
    With children 40
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Two-or-more-family households 50
    Non-census-family households 685
    One-person households 615
    Two-or-more-person households 70
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 2965
    Single-detached house 2445
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 505
    Other dwelling 10
    Semi-detached house 5
    Row house 5
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 0
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 2965
    1 person 610
    2 persons 1230
    3 persons 385
    4 persons 465
    5 persons 180
    6 or more persons 90
    Number of persons in private households 7575
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
Census 2011

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