Real Estate Market Report for
Port Hardy, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $219,500
  • Monthly growth 4.52 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.47%
Apartment
  • Median price $55,000
  • Monthly growth -68.20 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.25%
Port Hardy Home Price

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The $219,500 price tag on the median Port Hardy home means that it is about average price.

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

According to our stats, Port Hardy is the neighbourhood that has the 128th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

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

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.

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

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Port Hardy has a median home price of $55,000.

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

This month we track 95th neighbourhoods in British Columbia, and Port Hardy has the 95th most choice available for real estate investors.

Can we guarantee how well Port Hardy 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 Hardy there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $148,500 $51,900
3 bedrooms $167,450
4 bedrooms $239,500
5 bedrooms $264,000
Demographics
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1752
  • Population density per square kilometre103.5
  • Land area (square km)38.73
  • Population in 20114008
  • Population in 20063822
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)4.9
  • Total private dwellings2037
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4010
    0 to 4 years 280
    5 to 9 years 250
    10 to 14 years 215
    15 to 19 years 240
    15 years 50
    16 years 50
    17 years 50
    18 years 50
    19 years 40
    20 to 24 years 275
    25 to 29 years 225
    30 to 34 years 245
    35 to 39 years 240
    40 to 44 years 250
    45 to 49 years 370
    50 to 54 years 325
    55 to 59 years 365
    60 to 64 years 275
    65 to 69 years 205
    70 to 74 years 110
    75 to 79 years 65
    80 to 84 years 40
    85 years and over 20
    Median age of the population 40.4
    % of the population aged 15 and over 81.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3265
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1895
    Married (and not separated) 1350
    Living common-law 540
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1370
    Single (never legally married) 825
    Separated 110
    Divorced 280
    Widowed 160
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1125
    Size of census family: 2 persons 630
    Size of census family: 3 persons 240
    Size of census family: 4 persons 180
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 75
    Total number of census families in private households 1130
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 925
    Married couples 660
    Without children at home 355
    With children at home 305
    1 child 130
    2 children 130
    3 or more children 50
    Common-law couples 265
    Without children at home 145
    With children at home 120
    1 child 55
    2 children 40
    3 or more children 25
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 200
    Female parent 155
    1 child 90
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 15
    Male parent 45
    1 child 35
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 1065
    Under six years of age 315
    6 to 14 years 395
    15 to 17 years 145
    18 to 24 years 145
    25 years and over 70
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 3955
    Number of persons not in census families 835
    Living with relatives 95
    Living with non-relatives only 190
    Living alone 555
    Number of census family persons 3115
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 415
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 150
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 125
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 265
    Total number of private households by household type 1755
    Census-family households 1115
    One-family-only households 1025
    Couple-family households 870
    Without children 465
    With children 405
    Lone-parent-family households 160
    Other family households 85
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 75
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 25
    With children 20
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Two-or-more-family households 10
    Non-census-family households 640
    One-person households 550
    Two-or-more-person households 85
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1750
    Single-detached house 900
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 40
    Movable dwelling 195
    Other dwelling 620
    Semi-detached house 60
    Row house 225
    Apartment, duplex 20
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 315
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 1755
    1 person 555
    2 persons 640
    3 persons 255
    4 persons 200
    5 persons 70
    6 or more persons 30
    Number of persons in private households 3955
    Average number of persons in private households 2.3
Census 2011

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