Real Estate Market Report for
Bridgewater, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $179,900
  • Monthly growth 0.00 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.68%
Apartment
  • Median price $184,450
  • Monthly growth 32.22 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.20%
Bridgewater Home Price

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Bridgewater was Canada’s 3261th most expensive suburb by listed median house price this month.

The median house price listed in Bridgewater this month is $179,900.

According to our stats, Bridgewater is the neighbourhood that has the 11th most properties available to real estate investors in Nova Scotia.

Will prices rise across the next year in in Bridgewater? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

In Bridgewater, housing stock has decreased over the last three months, which would tend to mean that home buyers are snapping up properties faster than they come on the market.

Across the country as a whole, Bridgewater is in the lowest priced 40% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

In Aug the median listed house price of $184,450 in Bridgewater was an above average compared to the rest of Nova Scotia.

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Bridgewater has more than the average number to choose from compared to the rest of the province

Will prices rise across the next year in in Bridgewater? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

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 Bridgewater, the amount of stock on the market has increased which is a negative indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 12, this month we show 8.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $279,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20118241
  • Population in 20067944
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)3.7
  • Total private dwellings3996
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents3795
  • Population density per square kilometre605.8
  • Land area (square km)13.6
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 8240
    0 to 4 years 375
    5 to 9 years 340
    10 to 14 years 395
    15 to 19 years 455
    15 years 75
    16 years 85
    17 years 90
    18 years 105
    19 years 100
    20 to 24 years 475
    25 to 29 years 475
    30 to 34 years 415
    35 to 39 years 445
    40 to 44 years 515
    45 to 49 years 600
    50 to 54 years 630
    55 to 59 years 600
    60 to 64 years 555
    65 to 69 years 490
    70 to 74 years 415
    75 to 79 years 395
    80 to 84 years 295
    85 years and over 370
    Median age of the population 47
    % of the population aged 15 and over 86.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 7130
    Married or living with a common-law partner 3915
    Married (and not separated) 3170
    Living common-law 750
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 3215
    Single (never legally married) 1685
    Separated 255
    Divorced 545
    Widowed 725
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 2350
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1445
    Size of census family: 3 persons 475
    Size of census family: 4 persons 330
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 95
    Total number of census families in private households 2350
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1910
    Married couples 1535
    Without children at home 925
    With children at home 610
    1 child 275
    2 children 255
    3 or more children 75
    Common-law couples 375
    Without children at home 220
    With children at home 150
    1 child 90
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 20
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 440
    Female parent 380
    1 child 255
    2 children 100
    3 or more children 30
    Male parent 60
    1 child 45
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 1895
    Under six years of age 445
    6 to 14 years 660
    15 to 17 years 230
    18 to 24 years 365
    25 years and over 195
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 7940
    Number of persons not in census families 1790
    Living with relatives 105
    Living with non-relatives only 380
    Living alone 1300
    Number of census family persons 6150
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1730
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 670
    Living with relatives 35
    Living with non-relatives only 25
    Living alone 610
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 1060
    Total number of private households by household type 3795
    Census-family households 2320
    One-family-only households 2195
    Couple-family households 1815
    Without children 1095
    With children 720
    Lone-parent-family households 380
    Other family households 120
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 95
    Couple-family households 55
    Without children 20
    With children 30
    Lone-parent-family households 40
    Two-or-more-family households 30
    Non-census-family households 1470
    One-person households 1300
    Two-or-more-person households 175
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 3795
    Single-detached house 2215
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 5
    Movable dwelling 235
    Other dwelling 1345
    Semi-detached house 185
    Row house 55
    Apartment, duplex 100
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 995
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 3795
    1 person 1295
    2 persons 1515
    3 persons 490
    4 persons 355
    5 persons 105
    6 or more persons 35
    Number of persons in private households 7940
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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