Real Estate Market Report for
Rolla, BC

Updated : May 2015
House
  • Median price $234,750
  • Monthly growth 34.52 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.09%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Rolla Home Price

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Last month, Rolla was Canada’s 2431th priciest – this month at number 2431 it’s gained 882 While month on month that number shouldn’t matter too much, as fluctuation is common, it’s worth checking back regularly to see whether the improvement continues.

While the median for British Columbia is $469,900 , which means that Rolla’s median price is $234,750 better than average than the rest of the province.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 3 bedrooms, in May this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

British Columbia has the third most amount of properties available to property investors, with Rolla having 324th most in the province, out of a total of 348.

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

The amount of homes for sale in neighbourhood has fallen over the last three months – this means that supply and demand economics would mean that the pressure on house prices has also grown.

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

If you are looking at investment properties in Rolla, then there are about the same homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a steadily priced.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $161,750
Demographics
  • Population in 20115479
  • Population in 20065749
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-4.7
  • Total private dwellings2252
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents2003
  • Population density per square kilometre0.5
  • Land area (square km)11709.25
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 5480
    0 to 4 years 305
    5 to 9 years 325
    10 to 14 years 370
    15 to 19 years 445
    15 years 90
    16 years 100
    17 years 100
    18 years 90
    19 years 65
    20 to 24 years 285
    25 to 29 years 235
    30 to 34 years 275
    35 to 39 years 310
    40 to 44 years 335
    45 to 49 years 500
    50 to 54 years 560
    55 to 59 years 450
    60 to 64 years 380
    65 to 69 years 265
    70 to 74 years 235
    75 to 79 years 120
    80 to 84 years 60
    85 years and over 20
    Median age of the population 42.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 81.8
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 4480
    Married or living with a common-law partner 3065
    Married (and not separated) 2605
    Living common-law 460
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1420
    Single (never legally married) 980
    Separated 100
    Divorced 165
    Widowed 165
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1650
    Size of census family: 2 persons 885
    Size of census family: 3 persons 310
    Size of census family: 4 persons 290
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 160
    Total number of census families in private households 1650
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1490
    Married couples 1260
    Without children at home 660
    With children at home 605
    1 child 200
    2 children 255
    3 or more children 145
    Common-law couples 230
    Without children at home 135
    With children at home 90
    1 child 55
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 15
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 160
    Female parent 100
    1 child 55
    2 children 35
    3 or more children 10
    Male parent 55
    1 child 35
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 1620
    Under six years of age 340
    6 to 14 years 595
    15 to 17 years 270
    18 to 24 years 310
    25 years and over 110
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 5300
    Number of persons not in census families 540
    Living with relatives 80
    Living with non-relatives only 115
    Living alone 345
    Number of census family persons 4760
    Average number of persons per census family 2.9
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 690
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 155
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 15
    Living alone 120
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 535
    Total number of private households by household type 2005
    Census-family households 1615
    One-family-only households 1490
    Couple-family households 1380
    Without children 745
    With children 640
    Lone-parent-family households 115
    Other family households 125
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 90
    Couple-family households 55
    Without children 25
    With children 35
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Two-or-more-family households 35
    Non-census-family households 390
    One-person households 345
    Two-or-more-person households 45
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 2000
    Single-detached house 1785
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 210
    Other dwelling 5
    Semi-detached house 5
    Row house 5
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 0
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 2005
    1 person 345
    2 persons 840
    3 persons 315
    4 persons 310
    5 persons 115
    6 or more persons 75
    Number of persons in private households 5300
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
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