Real Estate Market Report for
Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $424,900
  • Monthly growth 11.84 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.85%
Apartment
  • Median price $319,900
  • Monthly growth 3.69 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.85%
Fort Saskatchewan Home Price

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Across the country as a whole, Fort Saskatchewan is in the top 20% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

In Aug the median listed house price of $424,900 in Fort Saskatchewan was an impressive compared to the rest of Alberta.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Fort Saskatchewan, then you’re most likely to find homes with 3 bedrooms on sale this month.

Alberta has the fourth most amount of properties available to property investors, with Fort Saskatchewan having 18th most in the province, out of a total of 339.

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Fort Saskatchewan is a good investment target.

Over the last three months in Fort Saskatchewan, housing stock available seems to be falling – this could mean that homes values might increase faster.

Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta has a median house price of $319,900 when compiling all the home listings in Aug .

Fort Saskatchewan’s most common listing this month is 2 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 3 bedrooms.

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

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Fort Saskatchewan is a good investment target.

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Fort Saskatchewan there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $169,900
2 bedrooms $327,900 $249,900
3 bedrooms $419,900 $324,900
4 bedrooms $444,950 $336,450
5 bedrooms $474,900
6 bedrooms $454,900
Demographics
  • Population in 201119051
  • Population in 200614957
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)27.4
  • Total private dwellings8109
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents7333
  • Population density per square kilometre395.9
  • Land area (square km)48.12
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 19050
    0 to 4 years 1355
    5 to 9 years 1170
    10 to 14 years 1150
    15 to 19 years 1290
    15 years 265
    16 years 250
    17 years 275
    18 years 260
    19 years 240
    20 to 24 years 1465
    25 to 29 years 1545
    30 to 34 years 1465
    35 to 39 years 1420
    40 to 44 years 1325
    45 to 49 years 1430
    50 to 54 years 1365
    55 to 59 years 1155
    60 to 64 years 940
    65 to 69 years 620
    70 to 74 years 470
    75 to 79 years 365
    80 to 84 years 245
    85 years and over 280
    Median age of the population 35.4
    % of the population aged 15 and over 80.7
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 15370
    Married or living with a common-law partner 9640
    Married (and not separated) 8000
    Living common-law 1640
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 5735
    Single (never legally married) 3780
    Separated 375
    Divorced 870
    Widowed 710
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 5500
    Size of census family: 2 persons 2680
    Size of census family: 3 persons 1175
    Size of census family: 4 persons 1170
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 475
    Total number of census families in private households 5500
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 4745
    Married couples 3925
    Without children at home 1790
    With children at home 2140
    1 child 770
    2 children 970
    3 or more children 400
    Common-law couples 815
    Without children at home 455
    With children at home 365
    1 child 180
    2 children 125
    3 or more children 60
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 750
    Female parent 570
    1 child 320
    2 children 175
    3 or more children 75
    Male parent 185
    1 child 115
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 15
    Total children in census families in private households 5830
    Under six years of age 1595
    6 to 14 years 2055
    15 to 17 years 770
    18 to 24 years 1065
    25 years and over 350
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 18795
    Number of persons not in census families 2725
    Living with relatives 330
    Living with non-relatives only 790
    Living alone 1605
    Number of census family persons 16070
    Average number of persons per census family 2.9
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1845
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 575
    Living with relatives 40
    Living with non-relatives only 25
    Living alone 515
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 1260
    Total number of private households by household type 7335
    Census-family households 5410
    One-family-only households 5005
    Couple-family households 4440
    Without children 2095
    With children 2340
    Lone-parent-family households 565
    Other family households 410
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 320
    Couple-family households 205
    Without children 80
    With children 120
    Lone-parent-family households 120
    Two-or-more-family households 85
    Non-census-family households 1925
    One-person households 1600
    Two-or-more-person households 320
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 7330
    Single-detached house 4795
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 2540
    Semi-detached house 780
    Row house 525
    Apartment, duplex 30
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 1205
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 7335
    1 person 1605
    2 persons 2670
    3 persons 1225
    4 persons 1240
    5 persons 440
    6 or more persons 160
    Number of persons in private households 18795
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
Census 2011

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