Real Estate Market Report for
Brooks, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $278,950
  • Monthly growth 13.90 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.18%
Apartment
  • Median price $214,900
  • Monthly growth -1.17 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.24%
Brooks Home Price

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When looking across the province, Brooks is the 159th most expensive in Alberta.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Brooks has a median home price of $278,950.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 3 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 4.

Across Alberta Brooks has the 26th most properties on offer with 339.

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

Over the last three months in Brooks, housing stock available seems to be getting more prevalent – this could mean that homes values might be less affected by availability problems.

Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $244,900, which means that Brooks is close to average for Canada.

While the median for Alberta is $259,000 , which means that Brooks’s median price is $214,900 better than average than the rest of the province.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 342th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 40.

Can we guarantee how well Brooks 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in Brooks, then there are about the same homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a steadily priced.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $95,250
2 bedrooms $133,000 $212,000
3 bedrooms $232,950 $159,900
4 bedrooms $305,999 $201,500
5 bedrooms $359,000
6 bedrooms $424,450
Demographics
  • Population in 201113676
  • Population in 200612508
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)9.3
  • Total private dwellings5509
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents5037
  • Population density per square kilometre751.9
  • Land area (square km)18.19
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 13675
    0 to 4 years 1195
    5 to 9 years 910
    10 to 14 years 825
    15 to 19 years 760
    15 years 145
    16 years 150
    17 years 140
    18 years 155
    19 years 175
    20 to 24 years 850
    25 to 29 years 1245
    30 to 34 years 1375
    35 to 39 years 1210
    40 to 44 years 1055
    45 to 49 years 905
    50 to 54 years 845
    55 to 59 years 690
    60 to 64 years 535
    65 to 69 years 375
    70 to 74 years 240
    75 to 79 years 205
    80 to 84 years 190
    85 years and over 265
    Median age of the population 33.8
    % of the population aged 15 and over 78.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 10740
    Married or living with a common-law partner 6580
    Married (and not separated) 5390
    Living common-law 1185
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 4160
    Single (never legally married) 2715
    Separated 310
    Divorced 585
    Widowed 560
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 3655
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1740
    Size of census family: 3 persons 825
    Size of census family: 4 persons 740
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 355
    Total number of census families in private households 3655
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 3085
    Married couples 2490
    Without children at home 1115
    With children at home 1380
    1 child 520
    2 children 560
    3 or more children 295
    Common-law couples 595
    Without children at home 290
    With children at home 305
    1 child 145
    2 children 115
    3 or more children 45
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 565
    Female parent 450
    1 child 255
    2 children 135
    3 or more children 60
    Male parent 115
    1 child 80
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 20
    Total children in census families in private households 4060
    Under six years of age 1395
    6 to 14 years 1515
    15 to 17 years 405
    18 to 24 years 530
    25 years and over 215
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 13325
    Number of persons not in census families 2530
    Living with relatives 335
    Living with non-relatives only 1035
    Living alone 1150
    Number of census family persons 10795
    Average number of persons per census family 3
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 985
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 335
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 300
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 655
    Total number of private households by household type 5040
    Census-family households 3525
    One-family-only households 3040
    Couple-family households 2630
    Without children 1130
    With children 1500
    Lone-parent-family households 405
    Other family households 480
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 360
    Couple-family households 265
    Without children 140
    With children 125
    Lone-parent-family households 90
    Two-or-more-family households 125
    Non-census-family households 1515
    One-person households 1155
    Two-or-more-person households 360
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 5035
    Single-detached house 2850
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 350
    Other dwelling 1835
    Semi-detached house 370
    Row house 545
    Apartment, duplex 165
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 755
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 5040
    1 person 1155
    2 persons 1630
    3 persons 915
    4 persons 800
    5 persons 355
    6 or more persons 175
    Number of persons in private households 13325
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
Census 2011

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