Real Estate Market Report for
Vanderhoof, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $279,500
  • Monthly growth 1.82 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.68%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Vanderhoof Home Price

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With a median listing price of $279,500, Vanderhoof is Canada’s 1708th most expensive when ordered by median listing price.

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $279,500 this month, Vanderhoof, British Columbia is somewhere that you should look at price wise.

Vanderhoof’s most common listing this month is 3 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 3 bedrooms.

Across British Columbia Vanderhoof has the 95th most properties on offer with 359.

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.

The amount of homes for sale in neighbourhood has increased over the last three months – this means that supply and demand economics would mean that the pressure on house prices has also slipped.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

As one of British Columbia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Vanderhoof 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.

It’s always hard to tell what property prices will do over the coming months, but over the last three months the properties available for purchase in Vanderhoof have stayed pretty much the same which would tend to indicate that demand is steady.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $312,500
3 bedrooms $304,450
4 bedrooms $282,000
5 bedrooms $319,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20114480
  • Population in 20064064
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)10.2
  • Total private dwellings1791
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1705
  • Population density per square kilometre81.7
  • Land area (square km)54.83
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4480
    0 to 4 years 330
    5 to 9 years 305
    10 to 14 years 385
    15 to 19 years 335
    15 years 60
    16 years 70
    17 years 75
    18 years 65
    19 years 55
    20 to 24 years 270
    25 to 29 years 260
    30 to 34 years 290
    35 to 39 years 290
    40 to 44 years 295
    45 to 49 years 320
    50 to 54 years 340
    55 to 59 years 300
    60 to 64 years 215
    65 to 69 years 135
    70 to 74 years 135
    75 to 79 years 100
    80 to 84 years 105
    85 years and over 70
    Median age of the population 36
    % of the population aged 15 and over 77.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3460
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2130
    Married (and not separated) 1830
    Living common-law 300
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1335
    Single (never legally married) 825
    Separated 120
    Divorced 180
    Widowed 205
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1240
    Size of census family: 2 persons 590
    Size of census family: 3 persons 245
    Size of census family: 4 persons 245
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 155
    Total number of census families in private households 1240
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1045
    Married couples 895
    Without children at home 410
    With children at home 485
    1 child 140
    2 children 200
    3 or more children 140
    Common-law couples 150
    Without children at home 75
    With children at home 70
    1 child 40
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 195
    Female parent 160
    1 child 85
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 25
    Male parent 40
    1 child 25
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 1460
    Under six years of age 390
    6 to 14 years 615
    15 to 17 years 200
    18 to 24 years 195
    25 years and over 65
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.2
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 4365
    Number of persons not in census families 625
    Living with relatives 80
    Living with non-relatives only 120
    Living alone 430
    Number of census family persons 3740
    Average number of persons per census family 3
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 470
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 185
    Living with relatives 15
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 170
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 290
    Total number of private households by household type 1705
    Census-family households 1225
    One-family-only households 1150
    Couple-family households 990
    Without children 460
    With children 525
    Lone-parent-family households 160
    Other family households 80
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 65
    Couple-family households 35
    Without children 15
    With children 20
    Lone-parent-family households 30
    Two-or-more-family households 15
    Non-census-family households 475
    One-person households 430
    Two-or-more-person households 50
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1705
    Single-detached house 1180
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 190
    Other dwelling 335
    Semi-detached house 80
    Row house 125
    Apartment, duplex 15
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 110
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 1705
    1 person 430
    2 persons 590
    3 persons 260
    4 persons 245
    5 persons 120
    6 or more persons 65
    Number of persons in private households 4370
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
Census 2011

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