Real Estate Market Report for
South Alton, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $242,400
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.05%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
South Alton Home Price

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When looking across the province, South Alton is the 292th most expensive in Nova Scotia.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that South Alton has a median home price of $242,400.

According to our stats, South Alton is the neighbourhood that has the 587th most properties available to real estate investors in Nova Scotia.

Can we guarantee how well South Alton is going to do next year? No, but we can look at the data we have and use it as a starting point before doing research.

Because the amount of real estate listed for sale has stayed the same it looks like housing market forces in neighbourhood are likely to not necessarily affect house prices.

Nova Scotia has hundreds of possible neighbourhoods for you to invest in and there is lots of data to sift through to help you narrow your search down.

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

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
3 bedrooms $184,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20118275
  • Population in 20068121
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)1.9
  • Total private dwellings3805
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents3585
  • Population density per square kilometre33.6
  • Land area (square km)246.16
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 8275
    0 to 4 years 355
    5 to 9 years 380
    10 to 14 years 495
    15 to 19 years 570
    15 years 125
    16 years 110
    17 years 115
    18 years 120
    19 years 105
    20 to 24 years 495
    25 to 29 years 370
    30 to 34 years 415
    35 to 39 years 465
    40 to 44 years 555
    45 to 49 years 710
    50 to 54 years 750
    55 to 59 years 630
    60 to 64 years 630
    65 to 69 years 510
    70 to 74 years 370
    75 to 79 years 260
    80 to 84 years 170
    85 years and over 140
    Median age of the population 45.3
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.1
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 7045
    Married or living with a common-law partner 4130
    Married (and not separated) 3495
    Living common-law 640
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 2915
    Single (never legally married) 1645
    Separated 230
    Divorced 555
    Widowed 480
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 2485
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1425
    Size of census family: 3 persons 500
    Size of census family: 4 persons 400
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 155
    Total number of census families in private households 2490
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 2050
    Married couples 1735
    Without children at home 975
    With children at home 755
    1 child 325
    2 children 310
    3 or more children 120
    Common-law couples 320
    Without children at home 180
    With children at home 145
    1 child 65
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 30
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 440
    Female parent 355
    1 child 225
    2 children 90
    3 or more children 40
    Male parent 80
    1 child 45
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 15
    Total children in census families in private households 2245
    Under six years of age 405
    6 to 14 years 805
    15 to 17 years 335
    18 to 24 years 475
    25 years and over 220
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 8250
    Number of persons not in census families 1465
    Living with relatives 145
    Living with non-relatives only 320
    Living alone 1000
    Number of census family persons 6785
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1445
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 545
    Living with relatives 55
    Living with non-relatives only 50
    Living alone 435
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 900
    Total number of private households by household type 3585
    Census-family households 2435
    One-family-only households 2260
    Couple-family households 1920
    Without children 1080
    With children 835
    Lone-parent-family households 340
    Other family households 180
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 125
    Couple-family households 75
    Without children 30
    With children 45
    Lone-parent-family households 45
    Two-or-more-family households 50
    Non-census-family households 1150
    One-person households 1005
    Two-or-more-person households 145
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 3585
    Single-detached house 2260
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 10
    Movable dwelling 360
    Other dwelling 950
    Semi-detached house 235
    Row house 20
    Apartment, duplex 190
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 500
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 3585
    1 person 1005
    2 persons 1415
    3 persons 535
    4 persons 410
    5 persons 165
    6 or more persons 55
    Number of persons in private households 8250
    Average number of persons in private households 2.3
Census 2011

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