Real Estate Market Report for
Westville, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $120,000
  • Monthly growth -5.32 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.00%
Apartment
  • Median price $138,750
  • Monthly growth 0.00 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.24%
Westville Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Westville is in the cheapest 20% for Canada.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Westville has a median home price of $120,000.

According to our stats, Westville is the neighbourhood that has the 44th most properties available to real estate investors in Nova Scotia.

There are a number of important pieces of research you should do before deciding where to buy an investment property – this data for Westville will hopefully provide an indicator to help you where to research in-depth

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 Westville have increased which would tend to indicate that demand is not as high as supply.

Across the country as a whole, Westville is in the cheapest 20% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

When our research team crunched the numbers we calculated that Westville has a median home price of $138,750.

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.

Nova Scotia has the sixth least amount of properties available to property investors, with Westville having 21th most in the province, out of a total of 51.

Can we guarantee how well Westville is going to do next year? No, but we can look at the data we have and use it as a starting point before doing research.

Over the last three months in Westville, 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 $83,500
3 bedrooms $99,900
4 bedrooms $234,900
Demographics
  • Population in 20113798
  • Population in 20063805
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.2
  • Total private dwellings1650
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1568
  • Population density per square kilometre264
  • Land area (square km)14.39
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 3800
    0 to 4 years 235
    5 to 9 years 215
    10 to 14 years 225
    15 to 19 years 275
    15 years 55
    16 years 50
    17 years 60
    18 years 50
    19 years 60
    20 to 24 years 230
    25 to 29 years 185
    30 to 34 years 210
    35 to 39 years 275
    40 to 44 years 240
    45 to 49 years 275
    50 to 54 years 300
    55 to 59 years 305
    60 to 64 years 265
    65 to 69 years 195
    70 to 74 years 125
    75 to 79 years 80
    80 to 84 years 95
    85 years and over 70
    Median age of the population 40.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 82.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3130
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1760
    Married (and not separated) 1445
    Living common-law 320
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1365
    Single (never legally married) 815
    Separated 125
    Divorced 210
    Widowed 220
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1135
    Size of census family: 2 persons 565
    Size of census family: 3 persons 290
    Size of census family: 4 persons 215
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 60
    Total number of census families in private households 1135
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 875
    Married couples 715
    Without children at home 350
    With children at home 370
    1 child 165
    2 children 160
    3 or more children 45
    Common-law couples 160
    Without children at home 70
    With children at home 90
    1 child 45
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 15
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 260
    Female parent 215
    1 child 120
    2 children 70
    3 or more children 25
    Male parent 45
    1 child 30
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 1185
    Under six years of age 285
    6 to 14 years 380
    15 to 17 years 160
    18 to 24 years 215
    25 years and over 150
    Average number of children at home per census family 1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 3790
    Number of persons not in census families 585
    Living with relatives 75
    Living with non-relatives only 85
    Living alone 425
    Number of census family persons 3200
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 565
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 210
    Living with relatives 35
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 170
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 355
    Total number of private households by household type 1570
    Census-family households 1105
    One-family-only households 1005
    Couple-family households 790
    Without children 375
    With children 410
    Lone-parent-family households 215
    Other family households 100
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 70
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 10
    With children 30
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Two-or-more-family households 30
    Non-census-family households 460
    One-person households 425
    Two-or-more-person households 40
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1570
    Single-detached house 1180
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 95
    Other dwelling 295
    Semi-detached house 60
    Row house 55
    Apartment, duplex 30
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 140
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 1565
    1 person 425
    2 persons 525
    3 persons 280
    4 persons 235
    5 persons 70
    6 or more persons 25
    Number of persons in private households 3785
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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