Real Estate Market Report for
Shelburne, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $149,900
  • Monthly growth 0.03 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 4.21%
Apartment
  • Median price $127,900
  • Monthly growth -28.32 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.33%
Shelburne Home Price

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When looking across the province, Shelburne is the 583th most expensive in Nova Scotia.

The median house price listed in Shelburne this month is $149,900.

Across Nova Scotia Shelburne has the 36th most properties on offer with 825.

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

Over the last three months in Shelburne, housing stock available seems to be falling – this could mean that homes values might increase faster.

With a median listing price of $127,900, Shelburne is Canada’s 934th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

The $127,900 price tag on the median Shelburne home means that it is very cheap in comparison to the rest of the nation.

Nova Scotia has the sixth least amount of properties available to property investors, with Shelburne having 29th most in the province, out of a total of 51.

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

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $94,450
3 bedrooms $147,000
4 bedrooms $169,500
5 bedrooms $159,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20111686
  • Population in 20061879
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-10.3
  • Total private dwellings903
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents797
  • Population density per square kilometre187.3
  • Land area (square km)9
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1685
    0 to 4 years 75
    5 to 9 years 65
    10 to 14 years 70
    15 to 19 years 110
    15 years 20
    16 years 15
    17 years 20
    18 years 30
    19 years 15
    20 to 24 years 60
    25 to 29 years 55
    30 to 34 years 85
    35 to 39 years 95
    40 to 44 years 110
    45 to 49 years 125
    50 to 54 years 160
    55 to 59 years 150
    60 to 64 years 160
    65 to 69 years 125
    70 to 74 years 90
    75 to 79 years 60
    80 to 84 years 50
    85 years and over 50
    Median age of the population 50.1
    % of the population aged 15 and over 87.7
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1475
    Married or living with a common-law partner 815
    Married (and not separated) 635
    Living common-law 175
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 670
    Single (never legally married) 340
    Separated 60
    Divorced 125
    Widowed 140
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 515
    Size of census family: 2 persons 330
    Size of census family: 3 persons 105
    Size of census family: 4 persons 50
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 25
    Total number of census families in private households 510
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 405
    Married couples 315
    Without children at home 200
    With children at home 120
    1 child 60
    2 children 35
    3 or more children 20
    Common-law couples 85
    Without children at home 55
    With children at home 35
    1 child 20
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 105
    Female parent 90
    1 child 65
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 20
    1 child 15
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 400
    Under six years of age 85
    6 to 14 years 120
    15 to 17 years 60
    18 to 24 years 70
    25 years and over 65
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1665
    Number of persons not in census families 345
    Living with relatives 30
    Living with non-relatives only 45
    Living alone 270
    Number of census family persons 1320
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 360
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 145
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 120
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 215
    Total number of private households by household type 795
    Census-family households 505
    One-family-only households 470
    Couple-family households 380
    Without children 240
    With children 145
    Lone-parent-family households 90
    Other family households 35
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 25
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 10
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 10
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 290
    One-person households 275
    Two-or-more-person households 20
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 800
    Single-detached house 630
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 40
    Other dwelling 130
    Semi-detached house 25
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 45
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 50
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 795
    1 person 275
    2 persons 320
    3 persons 115
    4 persons 60
    5 persons 15
    6 or more persons 10
    Number of persons in private households 1665
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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