Real Estate Market Report for
Brazil Lake, NS

Updated : May 2015
House
  • Median price $161,000
  • Monthly growth -3.59 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.04%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Brazil Lake Home Price

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With a median listing price of $161,000, Brazil Lake is Canada’s 3776th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

In May the median listed house price of $161,000 in Brazil Lake was a below average compared to the rest of Nova Scotia.

Across Nova Scotia Brazil Lake has the 548th most properties on offer with 750.

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

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

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

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
4 bedrooms $157,000
Demographics
  • Population in 201110105
  • Population in 200610304
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-1.9
  • Total private dwellings4918
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents4202
  • Population density per square kilometre17.3
  • Land area (square km)585.75
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 10105
    0 to 4 years 460
    5 to 9 years 485
    10 to 14 years 610
    15 to 19 years 665
    15 years 150
    16 years 140
    17 years 135
    18 years 115
    19 years 130
    20 to 24 years 470
    25 to 29 years 455
    30 to 34 years 510
    35 to 39 years 570
    40 to 44 years 715
    45 to 49 years 910
    50 to 54 years 815
    55 to 59 years 810
    60 to 64 years 815
    65 to 69 years 640
    70 to 74 years 450
    75 to 79 years 290
    80 to 84 years 205
    85 years and over 220
    Median age of the population 45.7
    % of the population aged 15 and over 84.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 8550
    Married or living with a common-law partner 5465
    Married (and not separated) 4645
    Living common-law 820
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 3080
    Single (never legally married) 1805
    Separated 245
    Divorced 490
    Widowed 545
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 3185
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1865
    Size of census family: 3 persons 655
    Size of census family: 4 persons 490
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 180
    Total number of census families in private households 3185
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 2720
    Married couples 2305
    Without children at home 1335
    With children at home 970
    1 child 435
    2 children 390
    3 or more children 150
    Common-law couples 415
    Without children at home 225
    With children at home 185
    1 child 100
    2 children 65
    3 or more children 25
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 470
    Female parent 370
    1 child 235
    2 children 100
    3 or more children 35
    Male parent 100
    1 child 70
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 2690
    Under six years of age 545
    6 to 14 years 995
    15 to 17 years 405
    18 to 24 years 520
    25 years and over 225
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 9995
    Number of persons not in census families 1400
    Living with relatives 160
    Living with non-relatives only 260
    Living alone 980
    Number of census family persons 8595
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1730
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 520
    Living with relatives 80
    Living with non-relatives only 35
    Living alone 410
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 1205
    Total number of private households by household type 4200
    Census-family households 3115
    One-family-only households 2895
    Couple-family households 2545
    Without children 1460
    With children 1085
    Lone-parent-family households 345
    Other family households 225
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 155
    Couple-family households 85
    Without children 40
    With children 50
    Lone-parent-family households 65
    Two-or-more-family households 75
    Non-census-family households 1090
    One-person households 980
    Two-or-more-person households 110
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 4205
    Single-detached house 3895
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 40
    Other dwelling 275
    Semi-detached house 60
    Row house 40
    Apartment, duplex 55
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 120
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 4200
    1 person 975
    2 persons 1765
    3 persons 675
    4 persons 540
    5 persons 180
    6 or more persons 60
    Number of persons in private households 9995
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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