Real Estate Market Report for
Swift Current, SK

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $295,000
  • Monthly growth 18.47 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.80%
Apartment
  • Median price $239,450
  • Monthly growth -0.18 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.36%
Swift Current Home Price

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Across the country as a whole, Swift Current is in the Top 40% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

The median house price listed in Swift Current this month is $295,000.

When it comes to the size of the properties currently available to property investors in this neighbourhood, they tend to have fewer bedrooms than the most commonly available across the nation.

According to our stats, Swift Current is the neighbourhood that has the 7th most properties available to real estate investors in Saskatchewan.

As one of Saskatchewan’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Swift Current 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.

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.

Across the country as a whole, Swift Current is in the Top 40% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

With Swift Current’s median house price at $239,450 in Aug , it is about average compared to the rest of Saskatchewan.

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

According to our stats, Swift Current is the neighbourhood that has the 9th most properties available to real estate investors in Saskatchewan.

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Swift Current is a good investment target.

Because the amount of real estate listed for sale has increased it looks like housing market forces in neighbourhood are likely to drive prices down.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $143,950
2 bedrooms $200,000 $220,000
3 bedrooms $277,900 $240,500
4 bedrooms $319,000
5 bedrooms $474,950
Demographics
  • Population in 201115503
  • Population in 200614946
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)3.7
  • Total private dwellings7266
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents6786
  • Population density per square kilometre644.9
  • Land area (square km)24.04
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 15500
    0 to 4 years 820
    5 to 9 years 880
    10 to 14 years 855
    15 to 19 years 955
    15 years 195
    16 years 175
    17 years 185
    18 years 195
    19 years 205
    20 to 24 years 985
    25 to 29 years 1040
    30 to 34 years 930
    35 to 39 years 920
    40 to 44 years 915
    45 to 49 years 1120
    50 to 54 years 1155
    55 to 59 years 1040
    60 to 64 years 820
    65 to 69 years 650
    70 to 74 years 630
    75 to 79 years 585
    80 to 84 years 590
    85 years and over 615
    Median age of the population 41.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 83.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 12950
    Married or living with a common-law partner 7855
    Married (and not separated) 6890
    Living common-law 965
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 5090
    Single (never legally married) 2945
    Separated 260
    Divorced 790
    Widowed 1095
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 4390
    Size of census family: 2 persons 2450
    Size of census family: 3 persons 815
    Size of census family: 4 persons 805
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 310
    Total number of census families in private households 4390
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 3840
    Married couples 3355
    Without children at home 1810
    With children at home 1545
    1 child 550
    2 children 720
    3 or more children 280
    Common-law couples 480
    Without children at home 300
    With children at home 180
    1 child 105
    2 children 55
    3 or more children 20
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 550
    Female parent 460
    1 child 280
    2 children 135
    3 or more children 40
    Male parent 90
    1 child 55
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 4000
    Under six years of age 985
    6 to 14 years 1555
    15 to 17 years 540
    18 to 24 years 680
    25 years and over 250
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 15155
    Number of persons not in census families 2930
    Living with relatives 190
    Living with non-relatives only 515
    Living alone 2225
    Number of census family persons 12225
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 2805
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1035
    Living with relatives 25
    Living with non-relatives only 25
    Living alone 985
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 1775
    Total number of private households by household type 6790
    Census-family households 4340
    One-family-only households 4125
    Couple-family households 3670
    Without children 2025
    With children 1650
    Lone-parent-family households 455
    Other family households 210
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 160
    Couple-family households 100
    Without children 45
    With children 50
    Lone-parent-family households 60
    Two-or-more-family households 50
    Non-census-family households 2445
    One-person households 2220
    Two-or-more-person households 225
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 6790
    Single-detached house 4525
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 60
    Movable dwelling 45
    Other dwelling 2155
    Semi-detached house 310
    Row house 175
    Apartment, duplex 180
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 1480
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 6785
    1 person 2220
    2 persons 2485
    3 persons 860
    4 persons 845
    5 persons 280
    6 or more persons 95
    Number of persons in private households 15155
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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