Real Estate Market Report for
Stratford, ON

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $319,900
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.71%
Apartment
  • Median price $306,000
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.14%
Stratford Home Price

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When looking across the province, Stratford is the 509th most expensive in Ontario.

With Stratford’s median house price at $319,900 in Aug , it is about average compared to the rest of Ontario.

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

Across Ontario Stratford has the 90th most properties on offer with 1145.

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

If you are looking at investment properties in Stratford, 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.

Stratford was Canada’s 204th most expensive suburb by listed median house price this month.

The $306,000 price tag on the median Stratford home means that it is quite highly priced by Canadian standards.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 2 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 2.

There are 196 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Stratford at the moment in Ontario which puts the neighbourhood top 40% when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

As one of Ontario’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Stratford 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 Stratford, then there are fewer homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a sellers market.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $229,900
2 bedrooms $305,900 $439,000
3 bedrooms $312,450 $260,900
4 bedrooms $399,900
5 bedrooms $596,950
Demographics
  • Population in 201130886
  • Population in 200630516
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)1.2
  • Total private dwellings13892
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents13330
  • Population density per square kilometre1146
  • Land area (square km)26.95
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 30885
    0 to 4 years 1505
    5 to 9 years 1610
    10 to 14 years 1735
    15 to 19 years 1975
    15 years 425
    16 years 400
    17 years 370
    18 years 380
    19 years 395
    20 to 24 years 1785
    25 to 29 years 1730
    30 to 34 years 1755
    35 to 39 years 1855
    40 to 44 years 1965
    45 to 49 years 2420
    50 to 54 years 2495
    55 to 59 years 2410
    60 to 64 years 2030
    65 to 69 years 1490
    70 to 74 years 1215
    75 to 79 years 1010
    80 to 84 years 910
    85 years and over 985
    Median age of the population 43.8
    % of the population aged 15 and over 84.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 26040
    Married or living with a common-law partner 14740
    Married (and not separated) 12300
    Living common-law 2445
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 11300
    Single (never legally married) 6470
    Separated 990
    Divorced 1810
    Widowed 2025
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 8660
    Size of census family: 2 persons 4690
    Size of census family: 3 persons 1795
    Size of census family: 4 persons 1525
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 650
    Total number of census families in private households 8660
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 7195
    Married couples 5975
    Without children at home 3080
    With children at home 2895
    1 child 1130
    2 children 1235
    3 or more children 530
    Common-law couples 1220
    Without children at home 735
    With children at home 480
    1 child 230
    2 children 165
    3 or more children 90
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 1460
    Female parent 1175
    1 child 670
    2 children 360
    3 or more children 140
    Male parent 285
    1 child 200
    2 children 65
    3 or more children 20
    Total children in census families in private households 8420
    Under six years of age 1770
    6 to 14 years 3010
    15 to 17 years 1150
    18 to 24 years 1715
    25 years and over 770
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 29930
    Number of persons not in census families 5660
    Living with relatives 435
    Living with non-relatives only 845
    Living alone 4385
    Number of census family persons 24270
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 4965
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1820
    Living with relatives 120
    Living with non-relatives only 65
    Living alone 1640
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 3145
    Total number of private households by household type 13330
    Census-family households 8555
    One-family-only households 8080
    Couple-family households 6840
    Without children 3620
    With children 3225
    Lone-parent-family households 1240
    Other family households 470
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 365
    Couple-family households 215
    Without children 110
    With children 105
    Lone-parent-family households 150
    Two-or-more-family households 100
    Non-census-family households 4775
    One-person households 4385
    Two-or-more-person households 390
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 13330
    Single-detached house 7330
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 570
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 5425
    Semi-detached house 1510
    Row house 700
    Apartment, duplex 635
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 2555
    Other single-attached house 25
    Total number of private households by household size 13330
    1 person 4385
    2 persons 4700
    3 persons 1880
    4 persons 1590
    5 persons 600
    6 or more persons 185
    Number of persons in private households 29930
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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