Real Estate Market Report for
Thurso, QC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $174,900
  • Monthly growth 101.26 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.70%
Apartment
  • Median price $194,900
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 1.12%
Thurso Home Price

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

While the median for Quebec is $224,900 , which means that Thurso’s median price is $174,900 below average than the rest of the province.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Thurso, then you’re most likely to find homes with 3 bedrooms on sale this month.

Quebec 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in Thurso, 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.

Across the country as a whole, Thurso is pretty average when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

The median house price listed in Thurso this month is $194,900.

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.

Is Thurso a good investment prospect? It’s never a perfect science, but the data we have given us a number of indicators.

Over the last three months in Thurso, housing stock available seems to be falling – this could mean that homes values might increase faster.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $164,500 $189,900
3 bedrooms $179,900 $220,000
4 bedrooms $179,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20112455
  • Population in 20062299
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)6.8
  • Total private dwellings1075
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1042
  • Population density per square kilometre391.8
  • Land area (square km)6.27
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 2455
    0 to 4 years 145
    5 to 9 years 130
    10 to 14 years 115
    15 to 19 years 150
    15 years 25
    16 years 35
    17 years 30
    18 years 35
    19 years 30
    20 to 24 years 140
    25 to 29 years 145
    30 to 34 years 130
    35 to 39 years 145
    40 to 44 years 130
    45 to 49 years 195
    50 to 54 years 225
    55 to 59 years 180
    60 to 64 years 170
    65 to 69 years 135
    70 to 74 years 90
    75 to 79 years 105
    80 to 84 years 75
    85 years and over 55
    Median age of the population 45
    % of the population aged 15 and over 84.4
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 2075
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1205
    Married (and not separated) 730
    Living common-law 470
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 870
    Single (never legally married) 520
    Separated 35
    Divorced 150
    Widowed 165
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 730
    Size of census family: 2 persons 420
    Size of census family: 3 persons 150
    Size of census family: 4 persons 125
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 35
    Total number of census families in private households 730
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 590
    Married couples 360
    Without children at home 220
    With children at home 140
    1 child 65
    2 children 65
    3 or more children 15
    Common-law couples 235
    Without children at home 105
    With children at home 125
    1 child 55
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 20
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 135
    Female parent 95
    1 child 60
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 10
    Male parent 40
    1 child 25
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 655
    Under six years of age 165
    6 to 14 years 220
    15 to 17 years 80
    18 to 24 years 130
    25 years and over 55
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 2375
    Number of persons not in census families 400
    Living with relatives 45
    Living with non-relatives only 55
    Living alone 305
    Number of census family persons 1975
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 405
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 130
    Living with relatives 15
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 105
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 275
    Total number of private households by household type 1045
    Census-family households 715
    One-family-only households 665
    Couple-family households 555
    Without children 300
    With children 255
    Lone-parent-family households 110
    Other family households 50
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 35
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 10
    With children 10
    Lone-parent-family households 20
    Two-or-more-family households 10
    Non-census-family households 325
    One-person households 300
    Two-or-more-person households 25
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1045
    Single-detached house 710
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 335
    Semi-detached house 55
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 115
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 160
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 1040
    1 person 305
    2 persons 400
    3 persons 160
    4 persons 135
    5 persons 40
    6 or more persons 15
    Number of persons in private households 2375
    Average number of persons in private households 2.3
Census 2011

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