Real Estate Market Report for
St. John's, NL

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $334,900
  • Monthly growth 1.51 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.18%
Apartment
  • Median price $309,900
  • Monthly growth 0.00 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.11%
St. John's Home Price

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The $334,900 price tag on the median St. John's home means that it is above the cost of most houses in the country.

3 bedroom properties are the most common available for real estate investors this month in neighbourhood.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 19th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 10.

Can we guarantee how well St. John's 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in St. John's, then there are more homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a buyers.

When looking across the province, St. John's is the 7th most expensive in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $309,900 this month, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador is a possibility for you price wise.

If you’re looking at investment properties in St. John's, then you’re most likely to find homes with 2 bedrooms on sale this month.

Will prices rise across the next year in in St. John's? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

In St. John's, housing stock has stayed the same over the last three months, which would tend to mean that home supply and demand are equal.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $249,000
2 bedrooms $264,900 $302,450
3 bedrooms $341,400 $479,900
4 bedrooms $384,900
5 bedrooms $327,000
6 bedrooms $354,500 $428,950
Demographics
  • Population in 2011106172
  • Population in 2006100646
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)5.5
  • Total private dwellings48819
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents45026
  • Population density per square kilometre238
  • Land area (square km)446.06
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 106170
    0 to 4 years 5000
    5 to 9 years 4735
    10 to 14 years 4965
    15 to 19 years 6055
    15 years 1145
    16 years 1055
    17 years 1045
    18 years 1265
    19 years 1550
    20 to 24 years 9785
    25 to 29 years 8830
    30 to 34 years 7200
    35 to 39 years 6710
    40 to 44 years 7055
    45 to 49 years 8110
    50 to 54 years 8045
    55 to 59 years 7500
    60 to 64 years 6595
    65 to 69 years 5070
    70 to 74 years 3630
    75 to 79 years 2735
    80 to 84 years 2130
    85 years and over 2025
    Median age of the population 39.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 86.2
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 91470
    Married or living with a common-law partner 46920
    Married (and not separated) 38130
    Living common-law 8790
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 44545
    Single (never legally married) 31030
    Separated 2235
    Divorced 5725
    Widowed 5555
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 29090
    Size of census family: 2 persons 15500
    Size of census family: 3 persons 6955
    Size of census family: 4 persons 5130
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 1505
    Total number of census families in private households 29090
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 23020
    Married couples 18630
    Without children at home 8580
    With children at home 10050
    1 child 4515
    2 children 4285
    3 or more children 1260
    Common-law couples 4385
    Without children at home 3010
    With children at home 1370
    1 child 790
    2 children 445
    3 or more children 145
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 6070
    Female parent 5090
    1 child 3210
    2 children 1415
    3 or more children 465
    Male parent 980
    1 child 700
    2 children 240
    3 or more children 45
    Total children in census families in private households 28155
    Under six years of age 5875
    6 to 14 years 8700
    15 to 17 years 3125
    18 to 24 years 6260
    25 years and over 4195
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 103875
    Number of persons not in census families 23615
    Living with relatives 2860
    Living with non-relatives only 7675
    Living alone 13080
    Number of census family persons 80265
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 14175
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 4995
    Living with relatives 740
    Living with non-relatives only 325
    Living alone 3935
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 9175
    Total number of private households by household type 45025
    Census-family households 28490
    One-family-only households 26065
    Couple-family households 21100
    Without children 10540
    With children 10560
    Lone-parent-family households 4970
    Other family households 2420
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 1825
    Couple-family households 1175
    Without children 600
    With children 575
    Lone-parent-family households 650
    Two-or-more-family households 595
    Non-census-family households 16540
    One-person households 13080
    Two-or-more-person households 3460
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 45025
    Single-detached house 20120
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 510
    Movable dwelling 100
    Other dwelling 24295
    Semi-detached house 2915
    Row house 5170
    Apartment, duplex 10270
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5810
    Other single-attached house 125
    Total number of private households by household size 45025
    1 person 13080
    2 persons 16110
    3 persons 7830
    4 persons 5715
    5 persons 1705
    6 or more persons 585
    Number of persons in private households 103880
    Average number of persons in private households 2.3
Census 2011

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