Real Estate Market Report for
Middleton, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $149,900
  • Monthly growth 0.30 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 3.64%
Apartment
  • Median price $149,900
  • Monthly growth 7.88 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.75%
Middleton Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Middleton is in the bottom 40% for Canada.

The $149,900 price tag on the median Middleton home means that it is below the national norm.

According to our stats, Middleton is the neighbourhood that has the 41th most properties available to real estate investors in Nova Scotia.

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

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 Middleton, the amount of stock on the market has decreased which is a positive indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 35, this month we show 34.

The median asking price in Middleton is $149,900, quite a drop from the median three months ago which was $149,000 .

Middleton, Nova Scotia has a median house price of $149,900 when compiling all the home listings in Aug .

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.

According to our stats, Middleton is the neighbourhood that has the 14th most properties available to real estate investors in Nova Scotia.

As one of Nova Scotia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Middleton needs to be carefully researched before investing in – and remember to check especially the locations within an area before spending - the old estate agent’s mantra of location, location, location has never lost its importance.

In Middleton, housing stock has increased over the last three months, which would tend to mean that more sellers are listing their houses than there are buyers to absorb the housing stock.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
3 bedrooms $139,900
4 bedrooms $154,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20111749
  • Population in 20061829
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-4.4
  • Total private dwellings935
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents846
  • Population density per square kilometre321.6
  • Land area (square km)5.44
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1750
    0 to 4 years 65
    5 to 9 years 75
    10 to 14 years 85
    15 to 19 years 110
    15 years 15
    16 years 20
    17 years 30
    18 years 20
    19 years 25
    20 to 24 years 90
    25 to 29 years 80
    30 to 34 years 50
    35 to 39 years 75
    40 to 44 years 110
    45 to 49 years 120
    50 to 54 years 120
    55 to 59 years 120
    60 to 64 years 120
    65 to 69 years 110
    70 to 74 years 95
    75 to 79 years 95
    80 to 84 years 95
    85 years and over 130
    Median age of the population 50.7
    % of the population aged 15 and over 87.2
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1525
    Married or living with a common-law partner 785
    Married (and not separated) 650
    Living common-law 135
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 740
    Single (never legally married) 355
    Separated 60
    Divorced 125
    Widowed 205
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 480
    Size of census family: 2 persons 295
    Size of census family: 3 persons 100
    Size of census family: 4 persons 65
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 20
    Total number of census families in private households 480
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 380
    Married couples 310
    Without children at home 205
    With children at home 110
    1 child 50
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 15
    Common-law couples 70
    Without children at home 35
    With children at home 30
    1 child 15
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 100
    Female parent 85
    1 child 45
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 20
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 390
    Under six years of age 85
    6 to 14 years 140
    15 to 17 years 60
    18 to 24 years 75
    25 years and over 35
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1670
    Number of persons not in census families 425
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 55
    Living alone 340
    Number of census family persons 1250
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 455
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 200
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 180
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 255
    Total number of private households by household type 845
    Census-family households 480
    One-family-only households 460
    Couple-family households 365
    Without children 230
    With children 135
    Lone-parent-family households 95
    Other family households 20
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 20
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 10
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Two-or-more-family households 0
    Non-census-family households 370
    One-person households 340
    Two-or-more-person households 30
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 850
    Single-detached house 470
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 380
    Semi-detached house 40
    Row house 120
    Apartment, duplex 15
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 200
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 845
    1 person 340
    2 persons 310
    3 persons 100
    4 persons 65
    5 persons 20
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 1670
    Average number of persons in private households 2
Census 2011

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