Real Estate Market Report for
Vulcan, AB

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $227,900
  • Monthly growth -3.83 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.43%
Apartment
  • Median price $225,400
  • Monthly growth -1.09 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.46%
Vulcan Home Price

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When looking across the province, Vulcan is the 206th most expensive in Alberta.

While the median for Alberta is $375,000 , which means that Vulcan’s median price is $227,900 better than average than the rest of the province.

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Vulcan has more than the average number to choose from compared to the rest of the province

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

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.

In Aug the median listed house price of $225,400 in Vulcan was a below average compared to the rest of Alberta.

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Vulcan has fewer than average compared to the rest of the province

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

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 Vulcan have stayed pretty much the same which would tend to indicate that demand is steady.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $249,900
3 bedrooms $190,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20111836
  • Population in 20061940
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-5.4
  • Total private dwellings865
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents768
  • Population density per square kilometre279
  • Land area (square km)6.58
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 1835
    0 to 4 years 70
    5 to 9 years 90
    10 to 14 years 105
    15 to 19 years 100
    15 years 20
    16 years 25
    17 years 20
    18 years 15
    19 years 15
    20 to 24 years 70
    25 to 29 years 55
    30 to 34 years 55
    35 to 39 years 95
    40 to 44 years 85
    45 to 49 years 115
    50 to 54 years 125
    55 to 59 years 140
    60 to 64 years 160
    65 to 69 years 145
    70 to 74 years 115
    75 to 79 years 85
    80 to 84 years 110
    85 years and over 110
    Median age of the population 52.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 85.8
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1575
    Married or living with a common-law partner 950
    Married (and not separated) 845
    Living common-law 100
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 625
    Single (never legally married) 295
    Separated 35
    Divorced 90
    Widowed 210
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 525
    Size of census family: 2 persons 340
    Size of census family: 3 persons 85
    Size of census family: 4 persons 65
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 40
    Total number of census families in private households 525
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 460
    Married couples 410
    Without children at home 265
    With children at home 145
    1 child 60
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 35
    Common-law couples 45
    Without children at home 30
    With children at home 20
    1 child 10
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 65
    Female parent 55
    1 child 35
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 10
    Male parent 10
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 410
    Under six years of age 80
    6 to 14 years 175
    15 to 17 years 60
    18 to 24 years 60
    25 years and over 35
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 1685
    Number of persons not in census families 290
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 35
    Living alone 235
    Number of census family persons 1400
    Average number of persons per census family 2.7
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 435
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 125
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 120
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 310
    Total number of private households by household type 765
    Census-family households 515
    One-family-only households 495
    Couple-family households 435
    Without children 285
    With children 150
    Lone-parent-family households 55
    Other family households 25
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 15
    Couple-family households 10
    Without children 5
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 250
    One-person households 235
    Two-or-more-person households 15
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 770
    Single-detached house 620
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 15
    Other dwelling 135
    Semi-detached house 50
    Row house 45
    Apartment, duplex 15
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 20
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 765
    1 person 235
    2 persons 335
    3 persons 80
    4 persons 65
    5 persons 40
    6 or more persons 10
    Number of persons in private households 1685
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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