Real Estate Market Report for
Thornhill, BC

Updated : Sep 2015
House
  • Median price $362,450
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.11%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Thornhill Home Price

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With a median listing price of $362,450, Thornhill is Canada’s 868th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

While the median for British Columbia is $489,900 , which means that Thornhill’s median price is $362,450 considerably better than the rest of the province.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 3 bedrooms, in Sep this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

According to our stats, Thornhill is the neighbourhood that has the 324th most properties available to real estate investors in British Columbia.

British Columbia 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.

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Thornhill there is about the same amount of stock than three months ago. This would indicate housing stock pressure remaining the same.

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

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

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.

Demographics
  • Population in 20113988
  • Population in 20064002
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.3
  • Total private dwellings1785
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1678
  • Population density per square kilometre241.9
  • Land area (square km)16.48
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 3985
    0 to 4 years 240
    5 to 9 years 230
    10 to 14 years 255
    15 to 19 years 335
    15 years 65
    16 years 70
    17 years 75
    18 years 65
    19 years 55
    20 to 24 years 220
    25 to 29 years 225
    30 to 34 years 215
    35 to 39 years 270
    40 to 44 years 300
    45 to 49 years 320
    50 to 54 years 335
    55 to 59 years 280
    60 to 64 years 295
    65 to 69 years 220
    70 to 74 years 110
    75 to 79 years 75
    80 to 84 years 40
    85 years and over 25
    Median age of the population 40.1
    % of the population aged 15 and over 81.9
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3265
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1830
    Married (and not separated) 1340
    Living common-law 485
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1440
    Single (never legally married) 920
    Separated 135
    Divorced 225
    Widowed 160
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1135
    Size of census family: 2 persons 600
    Size of census family: 3 persons 235
    Size of census family: 4 persons 220
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 80
    Total number of census families in private households 1135
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 905
    Married couples 665
    Without children at home 360
    With children at home 305
    1 child 120
    2 children 135
    3 or more children 50
    Common-law couples 240
    Without children at home 110
    With children at home 130
    1 child 55
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 25
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 225
    Female parent 170
    1 child 95
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 30
    Male parent 55
    1 child 35
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 1165
    Under six years of age 270
    6 to 14 years 430
    15 to 17 years 185
    18 to 24 years 195
    25 years and over 80
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 3970
    Number of persons not in census families 775
    Living with relatives 105
    Living with non-relatives only 180
    Living alone 485
    Number of census family persons 3205
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 470
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 170
    Living with relatives 15
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 135
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 295
    Total number of private households by household type 1680
    Census-family households 1115
    One-family-only households 1005
    Couple-family households 835
    Without children 435
    With children 405
    Lone-parent-family households 165
    Other family households 110
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 90
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 20
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 45
    Two-or-more-family households 20
    Non-census-family households 565
    One-person households 490
    Two-or-more-person households 80
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1680
    Single-detached house 1230
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 285
    Other dwelling 165
    Semi-detached house 85
    Row house 30
    Apartment, duplex 20
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 25
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 1680
    1 person 485
    2 persons 600
    3 persons 245
    4 persons 235
    5 persons 75
    6 or more persons 40
    Number of persons in private households 3975
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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