Real Estate Market Report for
Dawson, YT

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $265,000
  • Monthly growth 11.11 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.69%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Dawson Home Price

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With a median listing price of $265,000, Dawson is Canada’s 1884th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

The median house price listed in Dawson this month is $265,000.

When it comes to the size of the properties currently available to property investors in this neighbourhood, they tend to have fewer bedrooms than the most commonly available across the nation.

There are 4 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Dawson at the moment in Yukon which puts the neighbourhood middle range when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

As one of Yukon’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Dawson 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in Dawson, 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.

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

Over the last three months in Dawson, housing stock available seems to be staying constant – this could mean that homes values might not be hugely affected by supply constraints.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
3 bedrooms $299,500
4 bedrooms $281,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20111319
  • Population in 20061327
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.6
  • Total private dwellings727
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents629
  • Population density per square kilometre40.7
  • Land area (square km)32.45
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1320
    0 to 4 years 70
    5 to 9 years 70
    10 to 14 years 55
    15 to 19 years 60
    15 years 10
    16 years 10
    17 years 15
    18 years 20
    19 years 15
    20 to 24 years 80
    25 to 29 years 140
    30 to 34 years 110
    35 to 39 years 85
    40 to 44 years 100
    45 to 49 years 130
    50 to 54 years 115
    55 to 59 years 115
    60 to 64 years 70
    65 to 69 years 50
    70 to 74 years 30
    75 to 79 years 10
    80 to 84 years 5
    85 years and over 10
    Median age of the population 39.3
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1125
    Married or living with a common-law partner 510
    Married (and not separated) 305
    Living common-law 205
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 615
    Single (never legally married) 440
    Separated 40
    Divorced 95
    Widowed 40
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 335
    Size of census family: 2 persons 190
    Size of census family: 3 persons 75
    Size of census family: 4 persons 55
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 20
    Total number of census families in private households 330
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 245
    Married couples 145
    Without children at home 65
    With children at home 80
    1 child 35
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 15
    Common-law couples 100
    Without children at home 70
    With children at home 35
    1 child 20
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 85
    Female parent 60
    1 child 40
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 20
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 320
    Under six years of age 85
    6 to 14 years 105
    15 to 17 years 30
    18 to 24 years 60
    25 years and over 35
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1295
    Number of persons not in census families 395
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 115
    Living alone 260
    Number of census family persons 905
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 100
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 55
    Living with relatives 5
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 45
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 40
    Total number of private households by household type 625
    Census-family households 330
    One-family-only households 305
    Couple-family households 235
    Without children 125
    With children 110
    Lone-parent-family households 70
    Other family households 25
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 25
    Couple-family households 10
    Without children 10
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 15
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 300
    One-person households 260
    Two-or-more-person households 40
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 625
    Single-detached house 470
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 25
    Other dwelling 135
    Semi-detached house 50
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 80
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 630
    1 person 255
    2 persons 195
    3 persons 90
    4 persons 60
    5 persons 20
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 1295
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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