Real Estate Market Report for
Renfrew, ON

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $214,900
  • Monthly growth 115.11 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.01%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Renfrew Home Price

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With a median listing price of $214,900, Renfrew is Canada’s 2638th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

While the median for Ontario is $349,900 , which means that Renfrew’s median price is $214,900 below average than the rest of the province.

There are 1145 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Renfrew at the moment in Ontario which puts the neighbourhood in the top 20% when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

Ontario has hundreds of possible neighbourhoods for you to invest in and there is lots of data to sift through to help you narrow your search down.

One of the important leading indicators for property investors is whether the amount of stock on the market is increasing or decreasing – as more comes on buyers have more choice so prices can tend to drop. In Renfrew, the amount of stock on the market has increased which is a negative indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 126, this month we show 80.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

Is Renfrew 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 stayed the same it looks like housing market forces in neighbourhood are likely to not necessarily affect house prices.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $178,200
3 bedrooms $179,900
4 bedrooms $234,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20118218
  • Population in 20067846
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)4.7
  • Total private dwellings3980
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents3779
  • Population density per square kilometre643.5
  • Land area (square km)12.77
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 8220
    0 to 4 years 405
    5 to 9 years 365
    10 to 14 years 405
    15 to 19 years 420
    15 years 70
    16 years 95
    17 years 85
    18 years 80
    19 years 90
    20 to 24 years 435
    25 to 29 years 400
    30 to 34 years 400
    35 to 39 years 435
    40 to 44 years 400
    45 to 49 years 605
    50 to 54 years 705
    55 to 59 years 640
    60 to 64 years 605
    65 to 69 years 445
    70 to 74 years 430
    75 to 79 years 370
    80 to 84 years 325
    85 years and over 430
    Median age of the population 48.8
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 7045
    Married or living with a common-law partner 3590
    Married (and not separated) 2920
    Living common-law 670
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 3450
    Single (never legally married) 1710
    Separated 330
    Divorced 565
    Widowed 840
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 2230
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1325
    Size of census family: 3 persons 420
    Size of census family: 4 persons 345
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 135
    Total number of census families in private households 2230
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1745
    Married couples 1405
    Without children at home 860
    With children at home 550
    1 child 215
    2 children 240
    3 or more children 85
    Common-law couples 340
    Without children at home 170
    With children at home 170
    1 child 75
    2 children 60
    3 or more children 30
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 480
    Female parent 385
    1 child 240
    2 children 105
    3 or more children 40
    Male parent 95
    1 child 55
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 10
    Total children in census families in private households 2035
    Under six years of age 455
    6 to 14 years 705
    15 to 17 years 235
    18 to 24 years 405
    25 years and over 230
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 7815
    Number of persons not in census families 1810
    Living with relatives 115
    Living with non-relatives only 225
    Living alone 1470
    Number of census family persons 6010
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1660
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 680
    Living with relatives 30
    Living with non-relatives only 35
    Living alone 610
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 985
    Total number of private households by household type 3775
    Census-family households 2200
    One-family-only households 2090
    Couple-family households 1675
    Without children 985
    With children 685
    Lone-parent-family households 415
    Other family households 110
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 85
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 25
    With children 20
    Lone-parent-family households 45
    Two-or-more-family households 25
    Non-census-family households 1575
    One-person households 1475
    Two-or-more-person households 105
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 3775
    Single-detached house 2525
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 1255
    Semi-detached house 200
    Row house 195
    Apartment, duplex 80
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 765
    Other single-attached house 20
    Total number of private households by household size 3780
    1 person 1475
    2 persons 1330
    3 persons 445
    4 persons 380
    5 persons 110
    6 or more persons 45
    Number of persons in private households 7815
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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