Real Estate Market Report for
Port Coquitlam, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $871,894
  • Monthly growth 6.66 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.73%
Apartment
  • Median price $318,750
  • Monthly growth 6.42 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.37%
Port Coquitlam Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Port Coquitlam is in the top 20% for Canada.

With Port Coquitlam’s median house price at $871,894 in Aug , it is high priced compared to the rest of British Columbia.

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

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Port Coquitlam has a huge choice compared to the rest of the province

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

If you are looking at investment properties in Port Coquitlam, 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.

Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $244,900, which means that Port Coquitlam is in the top 20% for Canada.

With Port Coquitlam’s median house price at $318,750 in Aug , it is above average compared to the rest of British Columbia.

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

There are 124 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Port Coquitlam at the moment in British Columbia which puts the neighbourhood in the top 20% when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

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

Over the last three months in Port Coquitlam, housing stock available seems to be getting more prevalent – this could mean that homes values might be less affected by availability problems.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $238,800
2 bedrooms $558,995 $359,344
3 bedrooms $778,950 $569,000
4 bedrooms $929,800
5 bedrooms $948,000
6 bedrooms $1,228,950
Demographics
  • Population in 201156342
  • Population in 200652687
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)6.9
  • Total private dwellings21533
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents20651
  • Population density per square kilometre1931.3
  • Land area (square km)29.17
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 56340
    0 to 4 years 3045
    5 to 9 years 3105
    10 to 14 years 3660
    15 to 19 years 4160
    15 years 840
    16 years 815
    17 years 880
    18 years 805
    19 years 815
    20 to 24 years 3775
    25 to 29 years 3575
    30 to 34 years 3610
    35 to 39 years 3925
    40 to 44 years 4685
    45 to 49 years 5320
    50 to 54 years 4985
    55 to 59 years 3850
    60 to 64 years 2955
    65 to 69 years 1990
    70 to 74 years 1390
    75 to 79 years 1045
    80 to 84 years 650
    85 years and over 635
    Median age of the population 39.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 82.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 46540
    Married or living with a common-law partner 27375
    Married (and not separated) 23835
    Living common-law 3535
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 19165
    Single (never legally married) 13135
    Separated 1365
    Divorced 2785
    Widowed 1890
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 16155
    Size of census family: 2 persons 6875
    Size of census family: 3 persons 4030
    Size of census family: 4 persons 4030
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 1220
    Total number of census families in private households 16155
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 13470
    Married couples 11710
    Without children at home 4185
    With children at home 7520
    1 child 2825
    2 children 3605
    3 or more children 1090
    Common-law couples 1765
    Without children at home 1085
    With children at home 685
    1 child 355
    2 children 240
    3 or more children 90
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 2685
    Female parent 2115
    1 child 1230
    2 children 700
    3 or more children 190
    Male parent 570
    1 child 380
    2 children 160
    3 or more children 30
    Total children in census families in private households 18710
    Under six years of age 3625
    6 to 14 years 6130
    15 to 17 years 2465
    18 to 24 years 4395
    25 years and over 2095
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.2
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 55780
    Number of persons not in census families 7440
    Living with relatives 1205
    Living with non-relatives only 1700
    Living alone 4535
    Number of census family persons 48340
    Average number of persons per census family 3
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 5380
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1725
    Living with relatives 410
    Living with non-relatives only 95
    Living alone 1215
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 3650
    Total number of private households by household type 20650
    Census-family households 15510
    One-family-only households 13675
    Couple-family households 11615
    Without children 4475
    With children 7140
    Lone-parent-family households 2065
    Other family households 1830
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 1210
    Couple-family households 875
    Without children 265
    With children 610
    Lone-parent-family households 340
    Two-or-more-family households 620
    Non-census-family households 5145
    One-person households 4530
    Two-or-more-person households 610
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 20650
    Single-detached house 8625
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 5
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 12015
    Semi-detached house 735
    Row house 3070
    Apartment, duplex 3130
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5075
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 20650
    1 person 4535
    2 persons 6170
    3 persons 3935
    4 persons 3975
    5 persons 1380
    6 or more persons 655
    Number of persons in private households 55780
    Average number of persons in private households 2.7
Census 2011

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