Real Estate Market Report for
Comox, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $489,900
  • Monthly growth 4.45 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.17%
Apartment
  • Median price $449,000
  • Monthly growth -8.36 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.43%
Comox Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Comox is number 448 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Comox has a median home price of $489,900.

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

According to our stats, Comox is the neighbourhood that has the 67th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

As one of British Columbia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Comox needs to be carefully researched before investing in – and remember to check especially the locations within an area before spending - the old estate agent’s mantra of location, location, location has never lost its importance.

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 Comox have increased which would tend to indicate that demand is not as high as supply.

Across the nation CREW lists data for 1054 neighbourhoods, and this month Comox is number 57 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Comox has a median home price of $449,000.

Comox’s most common listing this month is 2 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 2 bedrooms.

This month we track 47th neighbourhoods in British Columbia, and Comox has the 47th most choice available for real estate investors.

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

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 Comox have increased which would tend to indicate that demand is not as high as supply.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $335,000 $519,500
3 bedrooms $474,900 $355,000
4 bedrooms $559,450
5 bedrooms $699,900
Demographics
  • Population in 201113627
  • Population in 200612385
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)10
  • Total private dwellings6236
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents5974
  • Population density per square kilometre814.3
  • Land area (square km)16.74
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 13630
    0 to 4 years 550
    5 to 9 years 630
    10 to 14 years 805
    15 to 19 years 790
    15 years 180
    16 years 175
    17 years 150
    18 years 170
    19 years 120
    20 to 24 years 555
    25 to 29 years 535
    30 to 34 years 540
    35 to 39 years 705
    40 to 44 years 820
    45 to 49 years 1090
    50 to 54 years 1025
    55 to 59 years 985
    60 to 64 years 1080
    65 to 69 years 960
    70 to 74 years 745
    75 to 79 years 690
    80 to 84 years 495
    85 years and over 625
    Median age of the population 49.1
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 11635
    Married or living with a common-law partner 7315
    Married (and not separated) 6310
    Living common-law 1010
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 4315
    Single (never legally married) 2135
    Separated 330
    Divorced 865
    Widowed 995
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 4110
    Size of census family: 2 persons 2520
    Size of census family: 3 persons 725
    Size of census family: 4 persons 620
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 245
    Total number of census families in private households 4110
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 3585
    Married couples 3090
    Without children at home 1885
    With children at home 1205
    1 child 475
    2 children 520
    3 or more children 210
    Common-law couples 500
    Without children at home 315
    With children at home 190
    1 child 90
    2 children 70
    3 or more children 30
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 525
    Female parent 430
    1 child 255
    2 children 140
    3 or more children 35
    Male parent 95
    1 child 75
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 3285
    Under six years of age 675
    6 to 14 years 1305
    15 to 17 years 485
    18 to 24 years 585
    25 years and over 240
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 13285
    Number of persons not in census families 2300
    Living with relatives 165
    Living with non-relatives only 385
    Living alone 1755
    Number of census family persons 10985
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 3235
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1030
    Living with relatives 60
    Living with non-relatives only 60
    Living alone 910
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 2205
    Total number of private households by household type 5975
    Census-family households 4060
    One-family-only households 3835
    Couple-family households 3405
    Without children 2090
    With children 1315
    Lone-parent-family households 425
    Other family households 225
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 185
    Couple-family households 110
    Without children 50
    With children 60
    Lone-parent-family households 70
    Two-or-more-family households 45
    Non-census-family households 1915
    One-person households 1755
    Two-or-more-person households 155
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 5975
    Single-detached house 4045
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 60
    Other dwelling 1870
    Semi-detached house 540
    Row house 535
    Apartment, duplex 60
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 725
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 5975
    1 person 1755
    2 persons 2495
    3 persons 765
    4 persons 655
    5 persons 225
    6 or more persons 80
    Number of persons in private households 13285
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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