Real Estate Market Report for
Perth, ON

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $310,000
  • Monthly growth 210.31 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 6.42%
Apartment
  • Median price $219,000
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.48%
Perth Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Perth is number 1339 putting it in the top half of the country .

The median house price listed in Perth this month is $310,000.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 3 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 3.

Ontario has the most amount of properties available to property investors, with Perth having 32th most in the province, out of a total of 1145.

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

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Perth there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

When looking across the province, Perth is the 127th most expensive in Ontario.

In Aug the median listed house price of $219,000 in Perth was a below average compared to the rest of Ontario.

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

Ontario has the second most amount of properties available to property investors, with Perth having 52th most in the province, out of a total of 196.

Will prices rise across the next year in in Perth? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

Because the amount of real estate listed for sale has decreased it looks like housing market forces in neighbourhood are likely to put upwards pressure on house prices.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $201,200
2 bedrooms $309,900 $209,000
3 bedrooms $292,400
4 bedrooms $299,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20115840
  • Population in 20065907
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-1.1
  • Total private dwellings3131
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents2946
  • Population density per square kilometre476.7
  • Land area (square km)12.25
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 5840
    0 to 4 years 220
    5 to 9 years 210
    10 to 14 years 250
    15 to 19 years 360
    15 years 70
    16 years 70
    17 years 65
    18 years 75
    19 years 75
    20 to 24 years 380
    25 to 29 years 245
    30 to 34 years 235
    35 to 39 years 240
    40 to 44 years 295
    45 to 49 years 385
    50 to 54 years 470
    55 to 59 years 420
    60 to 64 years 445
    65 to 69 years 415
    70 to 74 years 420
    75 to 79 years 340
    80 to 84 years 285
    85 years and over 220
    Median age of the population 50.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 88.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 5160
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2730
    Married (and not separated) 2290
    Living common-law 440
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 2425
    Single (never legally married) 1225
    Separated 200
    Divorced 455
    Widowed 540
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1660
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1060
    Size of census family: 3 persons 300
    Size of census family: 4 persons 215
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 85
    Total number of census families in private households 1655
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1345
    Married couples 1125
    Without children at home 725
    With children at home 400
    1 child 165
    2 children 160
    3 or more children 75
    Common-law couples 220
    Without children at home 140
    With children at home 80
    1 child 45
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 10
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 310
    Female parent 265
    1 child 160
    2 children 80
    3 or more children 25
    Male parent 50
    1 child 35
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 1325
    Under six years of age 260
    6 to 14 years 420
    15 to 17 years 200
    18 to 24 years 315
    25 years and over 135
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 5810
    Number of persons not in census families 1480
    Living with relatives 85
    Living with non-relatives only 185
    Living alone 1210
    Number of census family persons 4325
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1675
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 710
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 660
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 970
    Total number of private households by household type 2945
    Census-family households 1640
    One-family-only households 1570
    Couple-family households 1290
    Without children 835
    With children 455
    Lone-parent-family households 275
    Other family households 70
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 55
    Couple-family households 35
    Without children 20
    With children 15
    Lone-parent-family households 20
    Two-or-more-family households 20
    Non-census-family households 1310
    One-person households 1210
    Two-or-more-person households 95
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 2950
    Single-detached house 1570
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 65
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 1305
    Semi-detached house 260
    Row house 130
    Apartment, duplex 25
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 865
    Other single-attached house 30
    Total number of private households by household size 2945
    1 person 1210
    2 persons 1090
    3 persons 315
    4 persons 225
    5 persons 90
    6 or more persons 25
    Number of persons in private households 5810
    Average number of persons in private households 2
Census 2011

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