Real Estate Market Report for
Boston Bar, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $257,700
  • Monthly growth 45.22 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.10%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Boston Bar Home Price

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With Boston Bar’s median house price at $257,700 in Aug , it is one of the cheapest neighbourhoods compared to the rest of British Columbia.

This month we track 288th neighbourhoods in British Columbia, and Boston Bar has the 288th most choice available for real estate investors.

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Boston Bar is a good investment target.

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.

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.

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.

It’s always hard to tell what property prices will do over the coming months, but over the last three months the properties available for purchase in Boston Bar have stayed pretty much the same which would tend to indicate that demand is steady.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
3 bedrooms $185,000
Demographics
  • Population in 2011442
  • Population in 2006478
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-7.5
  • Total private dwellings272
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents229
  • Population density per square kilometre0.2
  • Land area (square km)2329.43
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 440
    0 to 4 years 15
    5 to 9 years 5
    10 to 14 years 20
    15 to 19 years 25
    15 years 0
    16 years 10
    17 years 5
    18 years 5
    19 years 5
    20 to 24 years 20
    25 to 29 years 15
    30 to 34 years 10
    35 to 39 years 15
    40 to 44 years 25
    45 to 49 years 40
    50 to 54 years 40
    55 to 59 years 65
    60 to 64 years 55
    65 to 69 years 30
    70 to 74 years 15
    75 to 79 years 20
    80 to 84 years 15
    85 years and over 0
    Median age of the population 52.4
    % of the population aged 15 and over 89.8
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 395
    Married or living with a common-law partner 220
    Married (and not separated) 170
    Living common-law 55
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 175
    Single (never legally married) 90
    Separated 15
    Divorced 50
    Widowed 20
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 120
    Size of census family: 2 persons 85
    Size of census family: 3 persons 20
    Size of census family: 4 persons 5
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 10
    Total number of census families in private households 120
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 105
    Married couples 80
    Without children at home 55
    With children at home 25
    1 child 10
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 5
    Common-law couples 30
    Without children at home 15
    With children at home 10
    1 child 5
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 15
    Female parent 10
    1 child 10
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Male parent 5
    1 child 0
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 75
    Under six years of age 15
    6 to 14 years 20
    15 to 17 years 10
    18 to 24 years 15
    25 years and over 10
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.7
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 430
    Number of persons not in census families 125
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 100
    Number of census family persons 305
    Average number of persons per census family 2.5
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 85
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 30
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 30
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 50
    Total number of private households by household type 230
    Census-family households 120
    One-family-only households 115
    Couple-family households 105
    Without children 70
    With children 30
    Lone-parent-family households 15
    Other family households 5
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 5
    Couple-family households 5
    Without children 0
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 0
    Non-census-family households 110
    One-person households 105
    Two-or-more-person households 5
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 225
    Single-detached house 145
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 75
    Other dwelling 5
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 230
    1 person 105
    2 persons 85
    3 persons 20
    4 persons 10
    5 persons 10
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 430
    Average number of persons in private households 1.9
Census 2011

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