Real Estate Market Report for
Grafton, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $184,900
  • Monthly growth -2.16 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.03%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Grafton Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Grafton is number 3190 putting it in the bottom half of the country .

In Aug the median listed house price of $184,900 in Grafton was a below average compared to the rest of Nova Scotia.

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

Nova Scotia 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 Grafton, housing stock available seems to be staying constant – this could mean that homes values might not be hugely affected by supply constraints.

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.

Nova Scotia 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.

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

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
4 bedrooms $246,250
Demographics
  • Population in 201122103
  • Population in 200622161
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.3
  • Total private dwellings10260
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents8997
  • Population density per square kilometre17.9
  • Land area (square km)1234.93
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 22100
    0 to 4 years 1175
    5 to 9 years 1210
    10 to 14 years 1390
    15 to 19 years 1420
    15 years 275
    16 years 295
    17 years 300
    18 years 280
    19 years 275
    20 to 24 years 1150
    25 to 29 years 1195
    30 to 34 years 1260
    35 to 39 years 1350
    40 to 44 years 1515
    45 to 49 years 1965
    50 to 54 years 1940
    55 to 59 years 1550
    60 to 64 years 1550
    65 to 69 years 1135
    70 to 74 years 915
    75 to 79 years 700
    80 to 84 years 390
    85 years and over 295
    Median age of the population 43.1
    % of the population aged 15 and over 82.9
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 18330
    Married or living with a common-law partner 11825
    Married (and not separated) 9640
    Living common-law 2180
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 6510
    Single (never legally married) 4010
    Separated 550
    Divorced 990
    Widowed 955
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 6815
    Size of census family: 2 persons 3825
    Size of census family: 3 persons 1355
    Size of census family: 4 persons 1155
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 475
    Total number of census families in private households 6810
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 5880
    Married couples 4785
    Without children at home 2665
    With children at home 2120
    1 child 850
    2 children 895
    3 or more children 385
    Common-law couples 1090
    Without children at home 590
    With children at home 500
    1 child 240
    2 children 195
    3 or more children 70
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 930
    Female parent 700
    1 child 425
    2 children 205
    3 or more children 70
    Male parent 230
    1 child 150
    2 children 70
    3 or more children 10
    Total children in census families in private households 6185
    Under six years of age 1410
    6 to 14 years 2340
    15 to 17 years 815
    18 to 24 years 1100
    25 years and over 520
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 21780
    Number of persons not in census families 2905
    Living with relatives 275
    Living with non-relatives only 550
    Living alone 2075
    Number of census family persons 18875
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 3380
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 940
    Living with relatives 120
    Living with non-relatives only 65
    Living alone 755
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 2435
    Total number of private households by household type 9000
    Census-family households 6700
    One-family-only households 6285
    Couple-family households 5560
    Without children 3075
    With children 2490
    Lone-parent-family households 725
    Other family households 420
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 310
    Couple-family households 185
    Without children 85
    With children 100
    Lone-parent-family households 120
    Two-or-more-family households 105
    Non-census-family households 2295
    One-person households 2070
    Two-or-more-person households 225
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 9000
    Single-detached house 7465
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 235
    Other dwelling 1290
    Semi-detached house 650
    Row house 140
    Apartment, duplex 120
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 380
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 8995
    1 person 2070
    2 persons 3710
    3 persons 1395
    4 persons 1250
    5 persons 390
    6 or more persons 185
    Number of persons in private households 21780
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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