Real Estate Market Report for
Benson, SK

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $165,000
  • Monthly growth -30.96 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.60%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Benson Home Price

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With a median listing price of $165,000, Benson is Canada’s 3595th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

While the median for Saskatchewan is $269,900 , which means that Benson’s median price is $165,000 below average than the rest of the province.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Benson, then you’re most likely to find homes with 3 bedrooms on sale this month.

There are a number of important pieces of research you should do before deciding where to buy an investment property – this data for Benson will hopefully provide an indicator to help you where to research in-depth

One of the important leading indicators for property investors is whether the amount of stock on the market is increasing or decreasing – as more comes on buyers have more choice so prices can tend to drop. In Benson, the amount of stock on the market has decreased which is a positive indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 4, this month we show 3.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

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

In Benson, housing stock has stayed the same over the last three months, which would tend to mean that home supply and demand are equal.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
3 bedrooms $152,450
Demographics
  • Population in 2011490
  • Population in 2006434
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)12.9
  • Total private dwellings188
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents176
  • Population density per square kilometre0.6
  • Land area (square km)836.39
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 490
    0 to 4 years 30
    5 to 9 years 30
    10 to 14 years 35
    15 to 19 years 35
    15 years 10
    16 years 5
    17 years 5
    18 years 5
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 20
    25 to 29 years 20
    30 to 34 years 30
    35 to 39 years 30
    40 to 44 years 25
    45 to 49 years 30
    50 to 54 years 50
    55 to 59 years 40
    60 to 64 years 50
    65 to 69 years 20
    70 to 74 years 20
    75 to 79 years 10
    80 to 84 years 5
    85 years and over 5
    Median age of the population 40.7
    % of the population aged 15 and over 80.2
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 390
    Married or living with a common-law partner 300
    Married (and not separated) 275
    Living common-law 25
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 90
    Single (never legally married) 75
    Separated 0
    Divorced 10
    Widowed 10
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 155
    Size of census family: 2 persons 85
    Size of census family: 3 persons 25
    Size of census family: 4 persons 20
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 25
    Total number of census families in private households 150
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 145
    Married couples 135
    Without children at home 75
    With children at home 60
    1 child 20
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 25
    Common-law couples 15
    Without children at home 10
    With children at home 5
    1 child 5
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 5
    Female parent 0
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Male parent 0
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 155
    Under six years of age 35
    6 to 14 years 65
    15 to 17 years 20
    18 to 24 years 25
    25 years and over 10
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 490
    Number of persons not in census families 35
    Living with relatives 5
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 25
    Number of census family persons 455
    Average number of persons per census family 3
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 60
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 5
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 10
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 50
    Total number of private households by household type 175
    Census-family households 150
    One-family-only households 150
    Couple-family households 145
    Without children 80
    With children 65
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Other family households 0
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 0
    Couple-family households 0
    Without children 5
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 0
    Non-census-family households 25
    One-person households 25
    Two-or-more-person households 5
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 175
    Single-detached house 170
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 10
    Other dwelling 0
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 0
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 175
    1 person 20
    2 persons 80
    3 persons 25
    4 persons 25
    5 persons 20
    6 or more persons 10
    Number of persons in private households 490
    Average number of persons in private households 2.8
Census 2011

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