Real Estate Market Report for
Nakusp, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $279,900
  • Monthly growth 0.16 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 6.96%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Nakusp Home Price

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While the median for British Columbia is $519,000 , which means that Nakusp’s median price is $279,900 better than average than the rest of the province.

Nakusp’s most common listing this month is 3 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 3 bedrooms.

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.

If you are looking at investment properties in Nakusp, then there are fewer homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a sellers market.

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.

As one of British Columbia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Nakusp 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.

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Nakusp 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)
1 bedroom $277,000
2 bedrooms $222,450
3 bedrooms $239,450
4 bedrooms $319,000
5 bedrooms $317,450
Demographics
  • Population in 20111569
  • Population in 20061524
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)3
  • Total private dwellings790
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents706
  • Population density per square kilometre194.8
  • Land area (square km)8.05
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1565
    0 to 4 years 45
    5 to 9 years 70
    10 to 14 years 100
    15 to 19 years 95
    15 years 20
    16 years 30
    17 years 25
    18 years 15
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 60
    25 to 29 years 50
    30 to 34 years 75
    35 to 39 years 65
    40 to 44 years 105
    45 to 49 years 105
    50 to 54 years 115
    55 to 59 years 150
    60 to 64 years 150
    65 to 69 years 110
    70 to 74 years 105
    75 to 79 years 60
    80 to 84 years 50
    85 years and over 55
    Median age of the population 50.6
    % of the population aged 15 and over 86.1
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1355
    Married or living with a common-law partner 810
    Married (and not separated) 660
    Living common-law 150
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 545
    Single (never legally married) 260
    Separated 60
    Divorced 110
    Widowed 115
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 460
    Size of census family: 2 persons 285
    Size of census family: 3 persons 85
    Size of census family: 4 persons 65
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 25
    Total number of census families in private households 460
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 395
    Married couples 320
    Without children at home 205
    With children at home 110
    1 child 50
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 20
    Common-law couples 75
    Without children at home 50
    With children at home 25
    1 child 5
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 70
    Female parent 50
    1 child 25
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 20
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 360
    Under six years of age 65
    6 to 14 years 150
    15 to 17 years 65
    18 to 24 years 50
    25 years and over 30
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1525
    Number of persons not in census families 310
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 65
    Living alone 225
    Number of census family persons 1210
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 355
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 135
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 120
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 220
    Total number of private households by household type 710
    Census-family households 450
    One-family-only households 425
    Couple-family households 375
    Without children 240
    With children 130
    Lone-parent-family households 50
    Other family households 30
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 20
    Couple-family households 10
    Without children 5
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 10
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 250
    One-person households 225
    Two-or-more-person households 30
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 705
    Single-detached house 550
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 60
    Other dwelling 95
    Semi-detached house 15
    Row house 35
    Apartment, duplex 20
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 20
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 705
    1 person 225
    2 persons 295
    3 persons 85
    4 persons 70
    5 persons 30
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 1525
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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