Real Estate Market Report for
Whitbourne, NL

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $274,450
  • Monthly growth 9.82 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 3.35%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Whitbourne Home Price

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When looking across the province, Whitbourne is the 45th most expensive in Newfoundland and Labrador.

In Aug the median listed house price of $274,450 in Whitbourne was an impressive compared to the rest of Newfoundland and Labrador.

There are 197 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Whitbourne at the moment in Newfoundland and Labrador which puts the neighbourhood in the top 20% when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

Can we guarantee how well Whitbourne 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.

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

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.

As one of Newfoundland and Labrador’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Whitbourne 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.

If you are looking at investment properties in Whitbourne, then there are about the same homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a steadily priced.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $247,900
3 bedrooms $389,900
Demographics
  • Population in 2011916
  • Population in 2006855
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)7.1
  • Total private dwellings478
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents385
  • Population density per square kilometre42.8
  • Land area (square km)21.41
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 915
    0 to 4 years 50
    5 to 9 years 50
    10 to 14 years 55
    15 to 19 years 45
    15 years 10
    16 years 10
    17 years 10
    18 years 10
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 45
    25 to 29 years 25
    30 to 34 years 45
    35 to 39 years 60
    40 to 44 years 75
    45 to 49 years 70
    50 to 54 years 65
    55 to 59 years 65
    60 to 64 years 85
    65 to 69 years 75
    70 to 74 years 40
    75 to 79 years 30
    80 to 84 years 15
    85 years and over 10
    Median age of the population 45.5
    % of the population aged 15 and over 83.3
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 765
    Married or living with a common-law partner 535
    Married (and not separated) 460
    Living common-law 70
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 230
    Single (never legally married) 135
    Separated 10
    Divorced 35
    Widowed 50
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 290
    Size of census family: 2 persons 155
    Size of census family: 3 persons 65
    Size of census family: 4 persons 55
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 10
    Total number of census families in private households 290
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 260
    Married couples 230
    Without children at home 125
    With children at home 105
    1 child 50
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 15
    Common-law couples 35
    Without children at home 20
    With children at home 20
    1 child 5
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 25
    Female parent 20
    1 child 10
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 5
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 245
    Under six years of age 60
    6 to 14 years 95
    15 to 17 years 25
    18 to 24 years 45
    25 years and over 25
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 915
    Number of persons not in census families 115
    Living with relatives 10
    Living with non-relatives only 15
    Living alone 95
    Number of census family persons 800
    Average number of persons per census family 2.8
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 180
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 55
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 50
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 125
    Total number of private households by household type 385
    Census-family households 285
    One-family-only households 275
    Couple-family households 255
    Without children 140
    With children 115
    Lone-parent-family households 20
    Other family households 10
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 10
    Couple-family households 10
    Without children 5
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 100
    One-person households 95
    Two-or-more-person households 5
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 385
    Single-detached house 350
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 30
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 25
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 385
    1 person 90
    2 persons 155
    3 persons 65
    4 persons 55
    5 persons 15
    6 or more persons 5
    Number of persons in private households 915
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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