Real Estate Market Report for
Big White, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $527,400
  • Monthly growth 67.72 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.45%
Apartment
  • Median price $185,000
  • Monthly growth -2.11 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.31%
Big White Home Price

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Across the country as a whole, Big White is in the top 20% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Big White has a median home price of $527,400.

3 bedroom properties are the most common available for real estate investors this month in neighbourhood.

There are 359 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Big White at the moment in British Columbia which puts the neighbourhood middle range when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

British Columbia has hundreds of possible neighbourhoods for you to invest in and there is lots of data to sift through to help you narrow your search down.

The amount of homes for sale in neighbourhood has fallen over the last three months – this means that supply and demand economics would mean that the pressure on house prices has also grown.

The median asking price in Big White is $185,000, less than the median three months ago which was $189,000 .

Big White, British Columbia has a median house price of $185,000 when compiling all the home listings in Aug .

If you’re looking at investment properties in Big White, then you’re most likely to find homes with 2 bedrooms on sale this month.

According to our stats, Big White is the neighbourhood that has the 35th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

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

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 Big White, the amount of stock on the market has decreased which is a positive indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 63, this month we show 47.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $89,950
2 bedrooms $207,000
3 bedrooms $512,400 $324,500
4 bedrooms $636,950 $259,000
5 bedrooms $657,000
Demographics
  • Total private dwellings3584
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents894
  • Population density per square kilometre0.5
  • Land area (square km)4292.83
  • Population in 20111970
  • Population in 20062234
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-11.8
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1970
    0 to 4 years 80
    5 to 9 years 110
    10 to 14 years 100
    15 to 19 years 80
    15 years 25
    16 years 10
    17 years 20
    18 years 10
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 45
    25 to 29 years 60
    30 to 34 years 85
    35 to 39 years 110
    40 to 44 years 115
    45 to 49 years 135
    50 to 54 years 210
    55 to 59 years 220
    60 to 64 years 240
    65 to 69 years 175
    70 to 74 years 105
    75 to 79 years 55
    80 to 84 years 35
    85 years and over 25
    Median age of the population 51.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1680
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1120
    Married (and not separated) 920
    Living common-law 200
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 560
    Single (never legally married) 280
    Separated 40
    Divorced 160
    Widowed 80
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 595
    Size of census family: 2 persons 410
    Size of census family: 3 persons 70
    Size of census family: 4 persons 75
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 40
    Total number of census families in private households 600
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 545
    Married couples 450
    Without children at home 305
    With children at home 140
    1 child 50
    2 children 60
    3 or more children 30
    Common-law couples 95
    Without children at home 70
    With children at home 30
    1 child 10
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 55
    Female parent 40
    1 child 20
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 15
    1 child 15
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 415
    Under six years of age 100
    6 to 14 years 185
    15 to 17 years 55
    18 to 24 years 50
    25 years and over 30
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.7
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1925
    Number of persons not in census families 370
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 80
    Living alone 265
    Number of census family persons 1555
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 380
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 105
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 80
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 275
    Total number of private households by household type 895
    Census-family households 595
    One-family-only households 570
    Couple-family households 525
    Without children 360
    With children 160
    Lone-parent-family households 45
    Other family households 25
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 25
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 15
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Two-or-more-family households 0
    Non-census-family households 300
    One-person households 265
    Two-or-more-person households 40
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 895
    Single-detached house 755
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 90
    Other dwelling 45
    Semi-detached house 5
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 35
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 895
    1 person 260
    2 persons 430
    3 persons 85
    4 persons 75
    5 persons 25
    6 or more persons 15
    Number of persons in private households 1925
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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