Real Estate Market Report for
Didsbury, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $289,900
  • Monthly growth 20.84 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.16%
Apartment
  • Median price $220,450
  • Monthly growth 0.20 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.30%
Didsbury Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Didsbury is in the top 40% for Canada.

In Aug the median listed house price of $289,900 in Didsbury was an above average compared to the rest of Alberta.

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Didsbury has a huge choice compared to the rest of the province

As one of Alberta’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Didsbury 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.

Because the amount of real estate listed for sale has decreased it looks like housing market forces in neighbourhood are likely to put upwards pressure on house prices.

Across the country as a whole, Didsbury is pretty average when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

In Aug the median listed house price of $220,450 in Didsbury was a below average compared to the rest of Alberta.

This month we track 50th neighbourhoods in Alberta, and Didsbury has the 50th most choice available for real estate investors.

Is Didsbury 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 Didsbury, housing stock available seems to be falling – this could mean that homes values might increase faster.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
3 bedrooms $326,400
Demographics
  • Population in 20114957
  • Population in 20064305
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)15.1
  • Total private dwellings1987
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1923
  • Population density per square kilometre308.2
  • Land area (square km)16.08
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4955
    0 to 4 years 310
    5 to 9 years 330
    10 to 14 years 315
    15 to 19 years 330
    15 years 75
    16 years 65
    17 years 65
    18 years 65
    19 years 60
    20 to 24 years 230
    25 to 29 years 280
    30 to 34 years 315
    35 to 39 years 305
    40 to 44 years 295
    45 to 49 years 395
    50 to 54 years 360
    55 to 59 years 325
    60 to 64 years 310
    65 to 69 years 230
    70 to 74 years 170
    75 to 79 years 155
    80 to 84 years 155
    85 years and over 135
    Median age of the population 41.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 80.8
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 4000
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2560
    Married (and not separated) 2200
    Living common-law 360
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1440
    Single (never legally married) 790
    Separated 135
    Divorced 265
    Widowed 255
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1455
    Size of census family: 2 persons 790
    Size of census family: 3 persons 275
    Size of census family: 4 persons 260
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 130
    Total number of census families in private households 1455
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1245
    Married couples 1065
    Without children at home 575
    With children at home 490
    1 child 165
    2 children 215
    3 or more children 110
    Common-law couples 180
    Without children at home 100
    With children at home 85
    1 child 45
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 15
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 210
    Female parent 165
    1 child 90
    2 children 55
    3 or more children 20
    Male parent 45
    1 child 30
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 1450
    Under six years of age 380
    6 to 14 years 570
    15 to 17 years 190
    18 to 24 years 215
    25 years and over 95
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 4805
    Number of persons not in census families 660
    Living with relatives 70
    Living with non-relatives only 165
    Living alone 420
    Number of census family persons 4145
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 720
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 190
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 160
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 530
    Total number of private households by household type 1920
    Census-family households 1430
    One-family-only households 1330
    Couple-family households 1170
    Without children 630
    With children 540
    Lone-parent-family households 160
    Other family households 110
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 85
    Couple-family households 55
    Without children 25
    With children 30
    Lone-parent-family households 35
    Two-or-more-family households 25
    Non-census-family households 490
    One-person households 420
    Two-or-more-person households 70
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1925
    Single-detached house 1525
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 400
    Semi-detached house 180
    Row house 95
    Apartment, duplex 55
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 70
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 1925
    1 person 420
    2 persons 775
    3 persons 295
    4 persons 275
    5 persons 110
    6 or more persons 50
    Number of persons in private households 4805
    Average number of persons in private households 2.5
Census 2011

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