Real Estate Market Report for
Kamloops, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $424,900
  • Monthly growth 23.19 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.44%
Apartment
  • Median price $256,950
  • Monthly growth 4.92 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.30%
Kamloops Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Kamloops is number 647 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

The median house price listed in Kamloops this month is $424,900.

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.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 24th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 10.

There are a number of important pieces of research you should do before deciding where to buy an investment property – this data for Kamloops will hopefully provide an indicator to help you where to research in-depth

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

Across the nation CREW lists data for 1054 neighbourhoods, and this month Kamloops is number 336 putting it in the top half of the country .

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $256,950 this month, Kamloops, British Columbia is a possibility for you price wise.

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

British Columbia has the third most amount of properties available to property investors, with Kamloops having 14th most in the province, out of a total of 124.

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.

It’s always hard to tell what property prices will do over the coming months, but over the last three months the properties available for purchase in Kamloops have dried up which would tend to indicate that demand is higher than the supply of new properties.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $290,000 $164,900
2 bedrooms $312,500 $259,900
3 bedrooms $359,000 $279,900
4 bedrooms $489,000 $344,900
5 bedrooms $509,900 $379,450
6 bedrooms $612,500
Demographics
  • Population in 201185678
  • Population in 200680376
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)6.6
  • Total private dwellings36949
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents35022
  • Population density per square kilometre286.3
  • Land area (square km)299.23
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 85680
    0 to 4 years 4305
    5 to 9 years 4325
    10 to 14 years 4705
    15 to 19 years 5640
    15 years 1090
    16 years 1070
    17 years 1100
    18 years 1110
    19 years 1270
    20 to 24 years 6405
    25 to 29 years 5780
    30 to 34 years 4925
    35 to 39 years 4965
    40 to 44 years 5760
    45 to 49 years 6630
    50 to 54 years 7070
    55 to 59 years 6250
    60 to 64 years 5565
    65 to 69 years 4010
    70 to 74 years 3145
    75 to 79 years 2580
    80 to 84 years 1870
    85 years and over 1740
    Median age of the population 41.5
    % of the population aged 15 and over 84.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 72335
    Married or living with a common-law partner 41180
    Married (and not separated) 33825
    Living common-law 7355
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 31160
    Single (never legally married) 19395
    Separated 2265
    Divorced 5300
    Widowed 4205
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 24340
    Size of census family: 2 persons 13335
    Size of census family: 3 persons 5070
    Size of census family: 4 persons 4425
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 1515
    Total number of census families in private households 24340
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 20240
    Married couples 16580
    Without children at home 8490
    With children at home 8085
    1 child 3200
    2 children 3635
    3 or more children 1245
    Common-law couples 3665
    Without children at home 2300
    With children at home 1365
    1 child 695
    2 children 490
    3 or more children 180
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 4100
    Female parent 3205
    1 child 1940
    2 children 940
    3 or more children 320
    Male parent 895
    1 child 595
    2 children 230
    3 or more children 65
    Total children in census families in private households 22920
    Under six years of age 5085
    6 to 14 years 8075
    15 to 17 years 3105
    18 to 24 years 4580
    25 years and over 2070
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 83730
    Number of persons not in census families 16220
    Living with relatives 1865
    Living with non-relatives only 5030
    Living alone 9325
    Number of census family persons 67505
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 12260
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 4160
    Living with relatives 455
    Living with non-relatives only 325
    Living alone 3380
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 8095
    Total number of private households by household type 35020
    Census-family households 23720
    One-family-only households 21260
    Couple-family households 18150
    Without children 9640
    With children 8510
    Lone-parent-family households 3115
    Other family households 2460
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 1850
    Couple-family households 1205
    Without children 590
    With children 610
    Lone-parent-family households 645
    Two-or-more-family households 610
    Non-census-family households 11305
    One-person households 9320
    Two-or-more-person households 1980
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 35020
    Single-detached house 19715
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 675
    Movable dwelling 1005
    Other dwelling 13630
    Semi-detached house 2570
    Row house 2990
    Apartment, duplex 2495
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5530
    Other single-attached house 45
    Total number of private households by household size 35020
    1 person 9320
    2 persons 13040
    3 persons 5535
    4 persons 4865
    5 persons 1600
    6 or more persons 660
    Number of persons in private households 83725
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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