Real Estate Market Report for
Sidney, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $609,450
  • Monthly growth -3.55 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.45%
Apartment
  • Median price $499,888
  • Monthly growth 16.28 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.54%
Sidney Home Price

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With a median listing price of $609,450, Sidney is Canada’s 252th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

The median house price listed in Sidney this month is $609,450.

Investors looking for properties in Sidney are most likely to find 3 bedroom homes on offer this month, with 2 bedroom potential investment properties the second most popular.

According to our stats, Sidney is the neighbourhood that has the 133th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

It’s never an exact art, but to try to forecast how property is going to appreciate in Sidney for investors, it’s important to look at data like:

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.

Sidney, British Columbia has a median house price of $499,888 when compiling all the home listings in Aug .

Sidney’s most common listing this month is 2 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 2 bedrooms.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 213th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 30.

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

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

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $249,000
2 bedrooms $595,000 $574,444
3 bedrooms $649,900 $889,000
4 bedrooms $617,000
Demographics
  • Population in 201111178
  • Population in 200611315
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-1.2
  • Total private dwellings5776
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents5328
  • Population density per square kilometre2183.6
  • Land area (square km)5.12
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 11180
    0 to 4 years 350
    5 to 9 years 380
    10 to 14 years 430
    15 to 19 years 485
    15 years 100
    16 years 80
    17 years 95
    18 years 105
    19 years 100
    20 to 24 years 400
    25 to 29 years 380
    30 to 34 years 420
    35 to 39 years 455
    40 to 44 years 545
    45 to 49 years 705
    50 to 54 years 740
    55 to 59 years 815
    60 to 64 years 950
    65 to 69 years 830
    70 to 74 years 715
    75 to 79 years 710
    80 to 84 years 770
    85 years and over 1100
    Median age of the population 56.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 89.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 10020
    Married or living with a common-law partner 5725
    Married (and not separated) 5060
    Living common-law 665
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 4295
    Single (never legally married) 1730
    Separated 270
    Divorced 940
    Widowed 1360
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 3230
    Size of census family: 2 persons 2235
    Size of census family: 3 persons 505
    Size of census family: 4 persons 370
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 120
    Total number of census families in private households 3230
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 2750
    Married couples 2425
    Without children at home 1700
    With children at home 730
    1 child 325
    2 children 305
    3 or more children 95
    Common-law couples 330
    Without children at home 225
    With children at home 100
    1 child 60
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 10
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 475
    Female parent 375
    1 child 245
    2 children 100
    3 or more children 35
    Male parent 100
    1 child 60
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 15
    Total children in census families in private households 2115
    Under six years of age 420
    6 to 14 years 725
    15 to 17 years 275
    18 to 24 years 415
    25 years and over 275
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.7
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 10660
    Number of persons not in census families 2560
    Living with relatives 155
    Living with non-relatives only 395
    Living alone 2010
    Number of census family persons 8095
    Average number of persons per census family 2.5
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 3675
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1355
    Living with relatives 50
    Living with non-relatives only 60
    Living alone 1240
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 2320
    Total number of private households by household type 5325
    Census-family households 3170
    One-family-only households 2930
    Couple-family households 2550
    Without children 1815
    With children 735
    Lone-parent-family households 380
    Other family households 240
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 175
    Couple-family households 115
    Without children 50
    With children 65
    Lone-parent-family households 65
    Two-or-more-family households 60
    Non-census-family households 2160
    One-person households 2010
    Two-or-more-person households 155
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 5325
    Single-detached house 2095
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 100
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 3125
    Semi-detached house 435
    Row house 495
    Apartment, duplex 655
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 1530
    Other single-attached house 15
    Total number of private households by household size 5325
    1 person 2010
    2 persons 2190
    3 persons 515
    4 persons 425
    5 persons 125
    6 or more persons 65
    Number of persons in private households 10660
    Average number of persons in private households 2
Census 2011

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