Real Estate Market Report for
Gibsons, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $595,000
  • Monthly growth -0.82 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.98%
Apartment
  • Median price $334,900
  • Monthly growth 1.51 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.92%
Gibsons Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Gibsons is in the top 20% for Canada.

While the median for British Columbia is $519,000 , which means that Gibsons’s median price is $595,000 considerably better than the rest of the province.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 3 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing has properties with fewer bedrooms.

Across British Columbia Gibsons has the 73th most properties on offer with 359.

British Columbia has hundreds of possible neighbourhoods for you to invest in and there is lots of data to sift through to help you narrow your search down.

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

The median asking price in Gibsons is $334,900, a substantial increase over the median three months ago which was $319,900 .

The median house price listed in Gibsons this month is $334,900.

2 bedroom properties are the most common available for real estate investors this month in neighbourhood.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 279th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 30.

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

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.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $429,000 $282,450
2 bedrooms $388,500 $359,900
3 bedrooms $595,000
4 bedrooms $700,000
5 bedrooms $649,000
6 bedrooms $757,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20114437
  • Population in 20064182
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)6.1
  • Total private dwellings2180
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents2013
  • Population density per square kilometre1033.4
  • Land area (square km)4.29
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4435
    0 to 4 years 195
    5 to 9 years 165
    10 to 14 years 185
    15 to 19 years 255
    15 years 65
    16 years 50
    17 years 40
    18 years 65
    19 years 35
    20 to 24 years 200
    25 to 29 years 175
    30 to 34 years 190
    35 to 39 years 195
    40 to 44 years 225
    45 to 49 years 330
    50 to 54 years 400
    55 to 59 years 360
    60 to 64 years 390
    65 to 69 years 330
    70 to 74 years 245
    75 to 79 years 205
    80 to 84 years 190
    85 years and over 205
    Median age of the population 51.4
    % of the population aged 15 and over 87.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3890
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2065
    Married (and not separated) 1675
    Living common-law 385
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1825
    Single (never legally married) 855
    Separated 160
    Divorced 435
    Widowed 375
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1245
    Size of census family: 2 persons 805
    Size of census family: 3 persons 225
    Size of census family: 4 persons 150
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 60
    Total number of census families in private households 1250
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1000
    Married couples 805
    Without children at home 515
    With children at home 290
    1 child 130
    2 children 115
    3 or more children 50
    Common-law couples 195
    Without children at home 130
    With children at home 65
    1 child 30
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 245
    Female parent 215
    1 child 130
    2 children 60
    3 or more children 20
    Male parent 35
    1 child 30
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 980
    Under six years of age 225
    6 to 14 years 320
    15 to 17 years 145
    18 to 24 years 190
    25 years and over 100
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 4225
    Number of persons not in census families 1000
    Living with relatives 80
    Living with non-relatives only 205
    Living alone 715
    Number of census family persons 3225
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1010
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 395
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 25
    Living alone 350
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 610
    Total number of private households by household type 2010
    Census-family households 1220
    One-family-only households 1110
    Couple-family households 920
    Without children 600
    With children 320
    Lone-parent-family households 190
    Other family households 105
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 80
    Couple-family households 50
    Without children 25
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 35
    Two-or-more-family households 30
    Non-census-family households 795
    One-person households 710
    Two-or-more-person households 85
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 2015
    Single-detached house 1135
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 10
    Movable dwelling 10
    Other dwelling 855
    Semi-detached house 105
    Row house 250
    Apartment, duplex 110
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 390
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 2015
    1 person 710
    2 persons 790
    3 persons 240
    4 persons 170
    5 persons 60
    6 or more persons 25
    Number of persons in private households 4225
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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