Real Estate Market Report for
Owen Sound, ON

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $229,900
  • Monthly growth 66.05 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.29%
Apartment
  • Median price $274,900
  • Monthly growth 104.46 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.52%
Owen Sound Home Price

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The median asking price in Owen Sound is $229,900, pretty close to the median three months ago which was $224,900 .

In Aug the median listed house price of $229,900 in Owen Sound was a below average compared to the rest of Ontario.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Owen Sound, then you’re most likely to find homes with 3 bedrooms on sale this month.

Across Ontario Owen Sound has the 67th most properties on offer with 1145.

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

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

With a median listing price of $274,900, Owen Sound is Canada’s 292th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Owen Sound has a median home price of $274,900.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Owen Sound, then you’re most likely to find homes with 2 bedrooms on sale this month.

Across Ontario Owen Sound has the 24th most properties on offer with 196.

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

In Owen Sound, 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)
1 bedroom $212,400
2 bedrooms $169,900 $299,900
3 bedrooms $214,700
4 bedrooms $254,450
5 bedrooms $338,000
6 bedrooms $349,200
Demographics
  • Population in 201121688
  • Population in 200621753
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.3
  • Total private dwellings10109
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents9607
  • Population density per square kilometre895.5
  • Land area (square km)24.22
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 21685
    0 to 4 years 1010
    5 to 9 years 1015
    10 to 14 years 1105
    15 to 19 years 1310
    15 years 250
    16 years 270
    17 years 260
    18 years 280
    19 years 260
    20 to 24 years 1385
    25 to 29 years 1250
    30 to 34 years 1105
    35 to 39 years 1080
    40 to 44 years 1200
    45 to 49 years 1550
    50 to 54 years 1760
    55 to 59 years 1610
    60 to 64 years 1450
    65 to 69 years 1150
    70 to 74 years 935
    75 to 79 years 990
    80 to 84 years 885
    85 years and over 895
    Median age of the population 46.3
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 18555
    Married or living with a common-law partner 9855
    Married (and not separated) 8055
    Living common-law 1800
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 8700
    Single (never legally married) 4560
    Separated 760
    Divorced 1490
    Widowed 1890
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 5980
    Size of census family: 2 persons 3430
    Size of census family: 3 persons 1250
    Size of census family: 4 persons 900
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 400
    Total number of census families in private households 5980
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 4815
    Married couples 3910
    Without children at home 2200
    With children at home 1715
    1 child 715
    2 children 685
    3 or more children 315
    Common-law couples 900
    Without children at home 520
    With children at home 380
    1 child 195
    2 children 125
    3 or more children 65
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 1170
    Female parent 960
    1 child 575
    2 children 290
    3 or more children 105
    Male parent 205
    1 child 140
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 10
    Total children in census families in private households 5550
    Under six years of age 1195
    6 to 14 years 1915
    15 to 17 years 745
    18 to 24 years 1170
    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 20700
    Number of persons not in census families 4360
    Living with relatives 285
    Living with non-relatives only 660
    Living alone 3410
    Number of census family persons 16340
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 4065
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1500
    Living with relatives 80
    Living with non-relatives only 60
    Living alone 1365
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 2560
    Total number of private households by household type 9605
    Census-family households 5910
    One-family-only households 5550
    Couple-family households 4560
    Without children 2590
    With children 1970
    Lone-parent-family households 990
    Other family households 360
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 290
    Couple-family households 165
    Without children 70
    With children 90
    Lone-parent-family households 125
    Two-or-more-family households 70
    Non-census-family households 3695
    One-person households 3410
    Two-or-more-person households 290
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 9605
    Single-detached house 4995
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 690
    Movable dwelling 25
    Other dwelling 3895
    Semi-detached house 425
    Row house 630
    Apartment, duplex 235
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 2595
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 9605
    1 person 3410
    2 persons 3435
    3 persons 1330
    4 persons 935
    5 persons 355
    6 or more persons 140
    Number of persons in private households 20700
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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