Real Estate Market Report for
Low, QC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $134,950
  • Monthly growth 94.87 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 3.20%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Low Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Low is number 4213 putting it behind most of Canada .

With Low’s median house price at $134,950 in Aug , it is below average compared to the rest of Quebec.

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

Quebec has the second most amount of properties available to property investors, with Low having 334th most in the province, out of a total of 1047.

Is Low a good investment prospect? It’s never a perfect science, but the data we have given us a number of indicators.

One of the important leading indicators for property investors is whether the amount of stock on the market is increasing or decreasing – as more comes on buyers have more choice so prices can tend to drop. In Low, the amount of stock on the market is about the same which is neither good nor bad indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 26, this month we show 26.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

Is Low a good investment prospect? It’s never a perfect science, but the data we have given us a number of indicators.

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 Low have stayed pretty much the same which would tend to indicate that demand is steady.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $129,000
2 bedrooms $135,000
3 bedrooms $139,450
4 bedrooms $116,500
Demographics
  • Population in 2011920
  • Population in 2006956
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-3.8
  • Total private dwellings813
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents408
  • Population density per square kilometre3.5
  • Land area (square km)261.32
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 920
    0 to 4 years 50
    5 to 9 years 30
    10 to 14 years 45
    15 to 19 years 50
    15 years 10
    16 years 15
    17 years 5
    18 years 10
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 55
    25 to 29 years 50
    30 to 34 years 25
    35 to 39 years 55
    40 to 44 years 70
    45 to 49 years 90
    50 to 54 years 100
    55 to 59 years 95
    60 to 64 years 65
    65 to 69 years 60
    70 to 74 years 40
    75 to 79 years 30
    80 to 84 years 15
    85 years and over 5
    Median age of the population 47
    % of the population aged 15 and over 86.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 795
    Married or living with a common-law partner 505
    Married (and not separated) 385
    Living common-law 115
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 290
    Single (never legally married) 195
    Separated 15
    Divorced 35
    Widowed 45
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 280
    Size of census family: 2 persons 160
    Size of census family: 3 persons 65
    Size of census family: 4 persons 35
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 20
    Total number of census families in private households 280
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 245
    Married couples 190
    Without children at home 105
    With children at home 85
    1 child 45
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 15
    Common-law couples 55
    Without children at home 30
    With children at home 30
    1 child 15
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 35
    Female parent 25
    1 child 20
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Male parent 5
    1 child 5
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 230
    Under six years of age 55
    6 to 14 years 65
    15 to 17 years 30
    18 to 24 years 55
    25 years and over 20
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 920
    Number of persons not in census families 165
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 115
    Number of census family persons 755
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 150
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 50
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 40
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 100
    Total number of private households by household type 405
    Census-family households 280
    One-family-only households 260
    Couple-family households 235
    Without children 135
    With children 100
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Other family households 15
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 10
    Couple-family households 5
    Without children 0
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 130
    One-person households 115
    Two-or-more-person households 10
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 405
    Single-detached house 395
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 5
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 410
    1 person 120
    2 persons 165
    3 persons 65
    4 persons 40
    5 persons 10
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 920
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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