Real Estate Market Report for
Sainte-Marie, QC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $198,250
  • Monthly growth 86.15 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.80%
Apartment
  • Median price $156,500
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.16%
Sainte-Marie Home Price

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Sainte-Marie was Canada’s 2958th most expensive suburb by listed median house price this month.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Sainte-Marie has a median home price of $198,250.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 3 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 3.

Quebec has the second most amount of properties available to property investors, with Sainte-Marie having 95th most in the province, out of a total of 1047.

As one of Quebec’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Sainte-Marie 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.

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 Sainte-Marie, the amount of stock on the market has decreased which is a positive indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 107, this month we show 102.

Across the country as a whole, Sainte-Marie is in the lowest priced 40% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Sainte-Marie has a median home price of $156,500.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Sainte-Marie, then you’re most likely to find homes with 2 bedrooms on sale this month.

Across Quebec Sainte-Marie has the 201th most properties on offer with 453.

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

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Sainte-Marie there is about the same amount of stock than three months ago. This would indicate housing stock pressure remaining the same.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $215,000
2 bedrooms $171,600 $153,200
3 bedrooms $199,900 $124,450
4 bedrooms $169,500
5 bedrooms $249,000
6 bedrooms $307,400
Demographics
  • Population in 201112889
  • Population in 200611584
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)11.3
  • Total private dwellings5654
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents5512
  • Population density per square kilometre120.3
  • Land area (square km)107.17
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 12890
    0 to 4 years 755
    5 to 9 years 665
    10 to 14 years 695
    15 to 19 years 805
    15 years 150
    16 years 165
    17 years 140
    18 years 180
    19 years 170
    20 to 24 years 770
    25 to 29 years 825
    30 to 34 years 890
    35 to 39 years 750
    40 to 44 years 785
    45 to 49 years 1000
    50 to 54 years 1060
    55 to 59 years 980
    60 to 64 years 850
    65 to 69 years 625
    70 to 74 years 430
    75 to 79 years 390
    80 to 84 years 300
    85 years and over 320
    Median age of the population 42
    % of the population aged 15 and over 83.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 10775
    Married or living with a common-law partner 6515
    Married (and not separated) 4020
    Living common-law 2495
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 4260
    Single (never legally married) 2890
    Separated 115
    Divorced 570
    Widowed 680
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 3655
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1885
    Size of census family: 3 persons 715
    Size of census family: 4 persons 755
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 305
    Total number of census families in private households 3655
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 3215
    Married couples 1970
    Without children at home 1075
    With children at home 895
    1 child 305
    2 children 385
    3 or more children 205
    Common-law couples 1245
    Without children at home 565
    With children at home 675
    1 child 255
    2 children 330
    3 or more children 95
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 440
    Female parent 325
    1 child 180
    2 children 110
    3 or more children 40
    Male parent 115
    1 child 70
    2 children 40
    3 or more children 10
    Total children in census families in private households 3655
    Under six years of age 885
    6 to 14 years 1220
    15 to 17 years 445
    18 to 24 years 810
    25 years and over 300
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 12640
    Number of persons not in census families 2115
    Living with relatives 145
    Living with non-relatives only 220
    Living alone 1745
    Number of census family persons 10525
    Average number of persons per census family 2.9
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1910
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 690
    Living with relatives 45
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 625
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 1220
    Total number of private households by household type 5510
    Census-family households 3640
    One-family-only households 3550
    Couple-family households 3150
    Without children 1605
    With children 1545
    Lone-parent-family households 405
    Other family households 85
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 75
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 25
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Two-or-more-family households 10
    Non-census-family households 1870
    One-person households 1745
    Two-or-more-person households 125
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 5510
    Single-detached house 3215
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 80
    Other dwelling 2210
    Semi-detached house 730
    Row house 60
    Apartment, duplex 260
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 1120
    Other single-attached house 40
    Total number of private households by household size 5515
    1 person 1745
    2 persons 1945
    3 persons 730
    4 persons 755
    5 persons 260
    6 or more persons 75
    Number of persons in private households 12640
    Average number of persons in private households 2.3
Census 2011

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