Real Estate Market Report for
St. Stephen, NB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $138,450
  • Monthly growth 2.63 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.75%
Apartment
  • Median price $105,000
  • Monthly growth 0.00 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.22%
St. Stephen Home Price

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With a median listing price of $138,450, St. Stephen is Canada’s 4173th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

The median house price listed in St. Stephen this month is $138,450.

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 508th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 10.

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

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in St. Stephen there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

The median asking price in St. Stephen is $105,000, quite a drop from the median three months ago which was $99,900 .

In Aug the median listed house price of $105,000 in St. Stephen was relatively low compared to the rest of New Brunswick.

There are 32 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than St. Stephen at the moment in New Brunswick which puts the neighbourhood top 40% when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

As one of New Brunswick’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, St. Stephen 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in St. Stephen, then there are about the same homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a steadily priced.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $134,900
3 bedrooms $121,900
4 bedrooms $145,500
6 bedrooms $229,450
Demographics
  • Population in 20114817
  • Population in 20064780
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)0.8
  • Total private dwellings2256
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents2149
  • Population density per square kilometre358
  • Land area (square km)13.45
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4815
    0 to 4 years 270
    5 to 9 years 260
    10 to 14 years 290
    15 to 19 years 320
    15 years 60
    16 years 55
    17 years 80
    18 years 60
    19 years 60
    20 to 24 years 260
    25 to 29 years 225
    30 to 34 years 270
    35 to 39 years 330
    40 to 44 years 355
    45 to 49 years 360
    50 to 54 years 335
    55 to 59 years 335
    60 to 64 years 325
    65 to 69 years 210
    70 to 74 years 190
    75 to 79 years 180
    80 to 84 years 155
    85 years and over 170
    Median age of the population 42.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 83
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 4000
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2090
    Married (and not separated) 1730
    Living common-law 360
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1910
    Single (never legally married) 995
    Separated 185
    Divorced 330
    Widowed 400
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1335
    Size of census family: 2 persons 720
    Size of census family: 3 persons 290
    Size of census family: 4 persons 245
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 80
    Total number of census families in private households 1335
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1030
    Married couples 850
    Without children at home 440
    With children at home 405
    1 child 175
    2 children 180
    3 or more children 55
    Common-law couples 180
    Without children at home 95
    With children at home 85
    1 child 40
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 15
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 305
    Female parent 270
    1 child 160
    2 children 70
    3 or more children 40
    Male parent 35
    1 child 25
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 1345
    Under six years of age 315
    6 to 14 years 495
    15 to 17 years 190
    18 to 24 years 225
    25 years and over 130
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 4715
    Number of persons not in census families 1005
    Living with relatives 90
    Living with non-relatives only 150
    Living alone 770
    Number of census family persons 3715
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 835
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 380
    Living with relatives 30
    Living with non-relatives only 15
    Living alone 335
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 460
    Total number of private households by household type 2150
    Census-family households 1315
    One-family-only households 1220
    Couple-family households 965
    Without children 505
    With children 460
    Lone-parent-family households 260
    Other family households 90
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 75
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 20
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 30
    Two-or-more-family households 20
    Non-census-family households 835
    One-person households 770
    Two-or-more-person households 65
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 2150
    Single-detached house 1370
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 20
    Other dwelling 765
    Semi-detached house 150
    Row house 50
    Apartment, duplex 55
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 490
    Other single-attached house 30
    Total number of private households by household size 2150
    1 person 770
    2 persons 710
    3 persons 305
    4 persons 265
    5 persons 65
    6 or more persons 35
    Number of persons in private households 4715
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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