Real Estate Market Report for
Ghost Lake, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $722,450
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 5.80%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Ghost Lake Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Ghost Lake is number 153 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

In Aug the median listed house price of $722,450 in Ghost Lake was an impressive compared to the rest of Alberta.

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

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

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Ghost Lake there is more stock than three months ago. This would indicate pressure on prices easing.

Can we guarantee how well Ghost Lake 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.

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Ghost Lake there is about the same amount of stock than three months ago. This would indicate housing stock pressure remaining the same.

Demographics
  • Population in 201181
  • Population in 200678
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)3.8
  • Total private dwellings69
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents35
  • Population density per square kilometre129.4
  • Land area (square km)0.63
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 80
    0 to 4 years 5
    5 to 9 years 0
    10 to 14 years 5
    15 to 19 years 5
    15 years 0
    16 years 0
    17 years 0
    18 years 0
    19 years 5
    20 to 24 years 0
    25 to 29 years 0
    30 to 34 years 5
    35 to 39 years 5
    40 to 44 years 10
    45 to 49 years 5
    50 to 54 years 0
    55 to 59 years 15
    60 to 64 years 10
    65 to 69 years 5
    70 to 74 years 0
    75 to 79 years 0
    80 to 84 years 5
    85 years and over 5
    Median age of the population 55.5
    % of the population aged 15 and over 90.1
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 70
    Married or living with a common-law partner 55
    Married (and not separated) 50
    Living common-law 10
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 20
    Single (never legally married) 20
    Separated 0
    Divorced 5
    Widowed 0
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 30
    Size of census family: 2 persons 20
    Size of census family: 3 persons 5
    Size of census family: 4 persons 5
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 0
    Total number of census families in private households 30
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 25
    Married couples 25
    Without children at home 20
    With children at home 10
    1 child 5
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Common-law couples 5
    Without children at home 5
    With children at home 0
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 5
    Female parent 0
    1 child 5
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Male parent 5
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 15
    Under six years of age 5
    6 to 14 years 5
    15 to 17 years 5
    18 to 24 years 0
    25 years and over 0
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.5
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 85
    Number of persons not in census families 5
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 5
    Number of census family persons 70
    Average number of persons per census family 2.3
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 15
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 5
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 0
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 10
    Total number of private households by household type 35
    Census-family households 30
    One-family-only households 25
    Couple-family households 25
    Without children 20
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Other family households 5
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 0
    Couple-family households 0
    Without children 0
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 0
    Non-census-family households 5
    One-person households 5
    Two-or-more-person households 0
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 35
    Single-detached house 30
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 0
    Semi-detached house 5
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 0
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 35
    1 person 5
    2 persons 25
    3 persons 0
    4 persons 5
    5 persons 0
    6 or more persons 0
    Number of persons in private households 85
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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