Real Estate Market Report for
Bow Island, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $210,000
  • Monthly growth 0.04 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.24%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Bow Island Home Price

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The median asking price in Bow Island is $210,000, pretty close to the median three months ago which was $202,450 .

The $210,000 price tag on the median Bow Island home means that it is about average price.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 1539th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 30.

Can we guarantee how well Bow Island 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.

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.

Is Bow Island a good investment prospect? It’s never a perfect science, but the data we have given us a number of indicators.

In Bow Island, 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 $216,900
4 bedrooms $210,000
5 bedrooms $205,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20112025
  • Population in 20061790
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)13.1
  • Total private dwellings670
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents641
  • Population density per square kilometre342.1
  • Land area (square km)5.92
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 2025
    0 to 4 years 195
    5 to 9 years 175
    10 to 14 years 135
    15 to 19 years 160
    15 years 30
    16 years 40
    17 years 30
    18 years 25
    19 years 30
    20 to 24 years 150
    25 to 29 years 130
    30 to 34 years 95
    35 to 39 years 105
    40 to 44 years 100
    45 to 49 years 140
    50 to 54 years 140
    55 to 59 years 105
    60 to 64 years 90
    65 to 69 years 60
    70 to 74 years 55
    75 to 79 years 70
    80 to 84 years 55
    85 years and over 75
    Median age of the population 33.7
    % of the population aged 15 and over 75.1
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1520
    Married or living with a common-law partner 945
    Married (and not separated) 895
    Living common-law 45
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 570
    Single (never legally married) 345
    Separated 25
    Divorced 75
    Widowed 125
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 520
    Size of census family: 2 persons 225
    Size of census family: 3 persons 100
    Size of census family: 4 persons 80
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 115
    Total number of census families in private households 520
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 465
    Married couples 440
    Without children at home 185
    With children at home 250
    1 child 80
    2 children 65
    3 or more children 105
    Common-law couples 25
    Without children at home 10
    With children at home 15
    1 child 5
    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 25
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 10
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 745
    Under six years of age 235
    6 to 14 years 270
    15 to 17 years 100
    18 to 24 years 115
    25 years and over 30
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.4
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1900
    Number of persons not in census families 175
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 35
    Living alone 120
    Number of census family persons 1730
    Average number of persons per census family 3.3
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 225
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 65
    Living with relatives 5
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 55
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 160
    Total number of private households by household type 640
    Census-family households 510
    One-family-only households 480
    Couple-family households 440
    Without children 185
    With children 255
    Lone-parent-family households 40
    Other family households 25
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 15
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 5
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Two-or-more-family households 10
    Non-census-family households 135
    One-person households 120
    Two-or-more-person households 15
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 640
    Single-detached house 540
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 35
    Other dwelling 70
    Semi-detached house 30
    Row house 15
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 20
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 640
    1 person 120
    2 persons 215
    3 persons 100
    4 persons 85
    5 persons 55
    6 or more persons 65
    Number of persons in private households 1900
    Average number of persons in private households 3
Census 2011

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