Real Estate Market Report for
Rock Forest, QC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $258,000
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.42%
Apartment
  • Median price $219,000
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.06%
Rock Forest Home Price

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Rock Forest was Canada’s 1985th most expensive suburb by listed median house price this month.

In Aug the median listed house price of $258,000 in Rock Forest was an impressive compared to the rest of Quebec.

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

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Rock Forest is a good investment target.

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

Across the nation CREW lists data for 1054 neighbourhoods, and this month Rock Forest is number 480 putting it in the top half of the country .

The $219,000 price tag on the median Rock Forest home means that it is about average price.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing has properties with fewer bedrooms.

Quebec has the most amount of properties available to property investors, with Rock Forest having 82th most in the province, out of a total of 453.

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Rock Forest is a good investment target.

It’s always hard to tell what property prices will do over the coming months, but over the last three months the properties available for purchase in Rock Forest have dried up which would tend to indicate that demand is higher than the supply of new properties.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $139,900
2 bedrooms $197,425 $209,900
3 bedrooms $249,900 $192,500
4 bedrooms $279,000 $377,450
5 bedrooms $319,900
6 bedrooms $289,000
Demographics
  • Population in 2011154601
  • Population in 2006147427
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)4.9
  • Total private dwellings75880
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents70572
  • Population density per square kilometre437.4
  • Land area (square km)353.49
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 154600
    0 to 4 years 8370
    5 to 9 years 7655
    10 to 14 years 8220
    15 to 19 years 9820
    15 years 1835
    16 years 1820
    17 years 1890
    18 years 2015
    19 years 2255
    20 to 24 years 12470
    25 to 29 years 11115
    30 to 34 years 10330
    35 to 39 years 8975
    40 to 44 years 9220
    45 to 49 years 11025
    50 to 54 years 11555
    55 to 59 years 10880
    60 to 64 years 9785
    65 to 69 years 7790
    70 to 74 years 5445
    75 to 79 years 4570
    80 to 84 years 3600
    85 years and over 3785
    Median age of the population 40.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 84.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 130350
    Married or living with a common-law partner 69620
    Married (and not separated) 39345
    Living common-law 30280
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 60730
    Single (never legally married) 40600
    Separated 1760
    Divorced 10720
    Widowed 7650
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 41265
    Size of census family: 2 persons 23000
    Size of census family: 3 persons 8095
    Size of census family: 4 persons 7100
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 3065
    Total number of census families in private households 41265
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 34230
    Married couples 19110
    Without children at home 11090
    With children at home 8010
    1 child 3005
    2 children 3270
    3 or more children 1735
    Common-law couples 15120
    Without children at home 7630
    With children at home 7490
    1 child 3005
    2 children 3295
    3 or more children 1190
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 7035
    Female parent 5285
    1 child 3175
    2 children 1580
    3 or more children 530
    Male parent 1750
    1 child 1100
    2 children 505
    3 or more children 145
    Total children in census families in private households 39575
    Under six years of age 9885
    6 to 14 years 14180
    15 to 17 years 5390
    18 to 24 years 7555
    25 years and over 2570
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 150255
    Number of persons not in census families 35185
    Living with relatives 2185
    Living with non-relatives only 6650
    Living alone 26355
    Number of census family persons 115070
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 21930
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 8990
    Living with relatives 530
    Living with non-relatives only 495
    Living alone 7970
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 12935
    Total number of private households by household type 70570
    Census-family households 40990
    One-family-only households 39380
    Couple-family households 33030
    Without children 17990
    With children 15040
    Lone-parent-family households 6350
    Other family households 1615
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 1350
    Couple-family households 835
    Without children 505
    With children 330
    Lone-parent-family households 515
    Two-or-more-family households 260
    Non-census-family households 29580
    One-person households 26355
    Two-or-more-person households 3220
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 70570
    Single-detached house 27375
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 2120
    Movable dwelling 405
    Other dwelling 40670
    Semi-detached house 2930
    Row house 1580
    Apartment, duplex 4280
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 31650
    Other single-attached house 230
    Total number of private households by household size 70570
    1 person 26355
    2 persons 24555
    3 persons 8820
    4 persons 7370
    5 persons 2495
    6 or more persons 980
    Number of persons in private households 150255
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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