Real Estate Market Report for
Golden, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $385,000
  • Monthly growth 26.37 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 4.59%
Apartment
  • Median price $235,000
  • Monthly growth 5.64 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.10%
Golden Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Golden is number 839 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

The $385,000 price tag on the median Golden home means that it is quite highly priced by Canadian standards.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 3 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 3.

According to our stats, Golden is the neighbourhood that has the 63th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

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.

The amount of homes for sale in neighbourhood has fallen over the last three months – this means that supply and demand economics would mean that the pressure on house prices has also grown.

The median asking price in Golden is $235,000, an improvement on the median three months ago which was $229,900 .

The $235,000 price tag on the median Golden home means that it is above the cost of most houses in the country.

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

According to our stats, Golden is the neighbourhood that has the 61th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

Can we guarantee how well Golden 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in Golden, 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.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $282,450 $199,000
2 bedrooms $302,450 $237,450
3 bedrooms $426,500 $353,450
4 bedrooms $465,000
5 bedrooms $377,850
6 bedrooms $574,800
Demographics
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-2.9
  • Total private dwellings1722
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1539
  • Population density per square kilometre324.4
  • Land area (square km)11.41
  • Population in 20113701
  • Population in 20063811
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 3700
    0 to 4 years 215
    5 to 9 years 210
    10 to 14 years 195
    15 to 19 years 240
    15 years 60
    16 years 50
    17 years 50
    18 years 45
    19 years 35
    20 to 24 years 200
    25 to 29 years 285
    30 to 34 years 315
    35 to 39 years 290
    40 to 44 years 250
    45 to 49 years 270
    50 to 54 years 330
    55 to 59 years 245
    60 to 64 years 200
    65 to 69 years 125
    70 to 74 years 110
    75 to 79 years 75
    80 to 84 years 85
    85 years and over 65
    Median age of the population 38.1
    % of the population aged 15 and over 83.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3080
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1785
    Married (and not separated) 1370
    Living common-law 420
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1295
    Single (never legally married) 825
    Separated 100
    Divorced 185
    Widowed 185
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1045
    Size of census family: 2 persons 545
    Size of census family: 3 persons 255
    Size of census family: 4 persons 185
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 60
    Total number of census families in private households 1045
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 880
    Married couples 665
    Without children at home 325
    With children at home 340
    1 child 145
    2 children 145
    3 or more children 50
    Common-law couples 205
    Without children at home 120
    With children at home 85
    1 child 50
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 10
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 165
    Female parent 120
    1 child 70
    2 children 35
    3 or more children 10
    Male parent 50
    1 child 20
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 10
    Total children in census families in private households 985
    Under six years of age 255
    6 to 14 years 360
    15 to 17 years 140
    18 to 24 years 150
    25 years and over 75
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 3645
    Number of persons not in census families 740
    Living with relatives 50
    Living with non-relatives only 265
    Living alone 425
    Number of census family persons 2905
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 430
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 160
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 140
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 265
    Total number of private households by household type 1540
    Census-family households 1020
    One-family-only households 925
    Couple-family households 800
    Without children 410
    With children 390
    Lone-parent-family households 130
    Other family households 95
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 75
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 20
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 30
    Two-or-more-family households 20
    Non-census-family households 520
    One-person households 425
    Two-or-more-person households 95
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1540
    Single-detached house 920
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 230
    Other dwelling 390
    Semi-detached house 80
    Row house 110
    Apartment, duplex 60
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 130
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 1540
    1 person 425
    2 persons 550
    3 persons 260
    4 persons 210
    5 persons 65
    6 or more persons 30
    Number of persons in private households 3645
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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