Real Estate Market Report for
Port Alice, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $88,000
  • Monthly growth -4.29 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.68%
Apartment
  • Median price $39,900
  • Monthly growth 0.00 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.07%
Port Alice Home Price

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Across the nation CREW lists data for 5162 neighbourhoods, and this month Port Alice is number 4859 putting it behind most of Canada .

While the median for British Columbia is $519,000 , which means that Port Alice’s median price is $88,000 a lot lower than the rest of the province.

When it comes to the size of the properties currently available to property investors in this neighbourhood, they tend to have fewer bedrooms than the most commonly available across the nation.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 1539th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 40.

Can we guarantee how well Port Alice is going to do next year? No, but we can look at the data we have and use it as a starting point before doing research.

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

With a median listing price of $39,900, Port Alice is Canada’s 1049th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $39,900 this month, Port Alice, British Columbia do not consider price wise.

Port Alice’s most common listing this month is 2 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 2 bedrooms.

British Columbia has the third most amount of properties available to property investors, with Port Alice having 84th most in the province, out of a total of 124.

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

In Port Alice, housing stock has stayed the same over the last three months, which would tend to mean that home supply and demand are equal.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $27,450
2 bedrooms $74,850 $39,900
3 bedrooms $79,950 $64,850
5 bedrooms $168,500
Demographics
  • Population in 2011805
  • Population in 2006821
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-1.9
  • Total private dwellings559
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents412
  • Population density per square kilometre114.4
  • Land area (square km)7.04
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 805
    0 to 4 years 25
    5 to 9 years 15
    10 to 14 years 30
    15 to 19 years 50
    15 years 10
    16 years 10
    17 years 5
    18 years 5
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 40
    25 to 29 years 45
    30 to 34 years 30
    35 to 39 years 40
    40 to 44 years 55
    45 to 49 years 85
    50 to 54 years 100
    55 to 59 years 100
    60 to 64 years 70
    65 to 69 years 50
    70 to 74 years 30
    75 to 79 years 15
    80 to 84 years 5
    85 years and over 0
    Median age of the population 48.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 90.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 725
    Married or living with a common-law partner 460
    Married (and not separated) 320
    Living common-law 140
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 265
    Single (never legally married) 155
    Separated 25
    Divorced 60
    Widowed 30
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 245
    Size of census family: 2 persons 175
    Size of census family: 3 persons 40
    Size of census family: 4 persons 30
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 5
    Total number of census families in private households 250
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 225
    Married couples 155
    Without children at home 115
    With children at home 45
    1 child 15
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 5
    Common-law couples 70
    Without children at home 45
    With children at home 25
    1 child 15
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 25
    Female parent 15
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 10
    1 child 10
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 140
    Under six years of age 35
    6 to 14 years 45
    15 to 17 years 35
    18 to 24 years 25
    25 years and over 10
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.6
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 800
    Number of persons not in census families 185
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 25
    Living alone 150
    Number of census family persons 615
    Average number of persons per census family 2.5
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 100
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 35
    Living with relatives 5
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 35
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 65
    Total number of private households by household type 410
    Census-family households 245
    One-family-only households 240
    Couple-family households 220
    Without children 155
    With children 65
    Lone-parent-family households 20
    Other family households 10
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 5
    Couple-family households 0
    Without children 0
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 165
    One-person households 150
    Two-or-more-person households 15
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 415
    Single-detached house 240
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 165
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 95
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 65
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 415
    1 person 155
    2 persons 180
    3 persons 40
    4 persons 25
    5 persons 5
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 800
    Average number of persons in private households 1.9
Census 2011

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