Real Estate Market Report for
Windsor, NS

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $189,900
  • Monthly growth 6.53 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 3.54%
Apartment
  • Median price $148,400
  • Monthly growth 0.00 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.24%
Windsor Home Price

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

Want a cheaply priced house? Then at $189,900 this month, Windsor, Nova Scotia is a possibility for you price wise.

Nova Scotia has the fifth most amount of properties available to property investors, with Windsor having 23th most in the province, out of a total of 825.

It’s never an exact art, but to try to forecast how property is going to appreciate in Windsor for investors, it’s important to look at data like:

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.

Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $244,900, which means that Windsor is in the cheapest 20% for Canada.

With Windsor’s median house price at $148,400 in Aug , it is below average compared to the rest of Nova Scotia.

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 Windsor having 21th most in the province, out of a total of 51.

As one of Nova Scotia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Windsor 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.

Over the last three months in Windsor, 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 $217,450
3 bedrooms $159,900
4 bedrooms $240,400
5 bedrooms $195,000
6 bedrooms $172,400
Demographics
  • Population in 20113785
  • Population in 20063709
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)2
  • Total private dwellings1669
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1600
  • Population density per square kilometre417.8
  • Land area (square km)9.06
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 3785
    0 to 4 years 175
    5 to 9 years 145
    10 to 14 years 185
    15 to 19 years 315
    15 years 65
    16 years 60
    17 years 75
    18 years 70
    19 years 50
    20 to 24 years 195
    25 to 29 years 175
    30 to 34 years 160
    35 to 39 years 160
    40 to 44 years 200
    45 to 49 years 300
    50 to 54 years 260
    55 to 59 years 275
    60 to 64 years 250
    65 to 69 years 185
    70 to 74 years 175
    75 to 79 years 170
    80 to 84 years 180
    85 years and over 285
    Median age of the population 47.9
    % of the population aged 15 and over 86.6
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 3280
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1555
    Married (and not separated) 1260
    Living common-law 295
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1725
    Single (never legally married) 915
    Separated 100
    Divorced 265
    Widowed 440
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 985
    Size of census family: 2 persons 610
    Size of census family: 3 persons 175
    Size of census family: 4 persons 140
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 55
    Total number of census families in private households 985
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 745
    Married couples 595
    Without children at home 380
    With children at home 220
    1 child 95
    2 children 90
    3 or more children 35
    Common-law couples 150
    Without children at home 80
    With children at home 70
    1 child 30
    2 children 25
    3 or more children 10
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 235
    Female parent 190
    1 child 120
    2 children 45
    3 or more children 30
    Male parent 45
    1 child 30
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 870
    Under six years of age 220
    6 to 14 years 275
    15 to 17 years 120
    18 to 24 years 165
    25 years and over 90
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.9
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 3375
    Number of persons not in census families 775
    Living with relatives 50
    Living with non-relatives only 125
    Living alone 600
    Number of census family persons 2600
    Average number of persons per census family 2.6
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 725
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 335
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 15
    Living alone 300
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 385
    Total number of private households by household type 1600
    Census-family households 955
    One-family-only households 870
    Couple-family households 675
    Without children 415
    With children 260
    Lone-parent-family households 190
    Other family households 85
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 55
    Couple-family households 30
    Without children 15
    With children 15
    Lone-parent-family households 25
    Two-or-more-family households 30
    Non-census-family households 650
    One-person households 605
    Two-or-more-person households 45
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1600
    Single-detached house 790
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 810
    Semi-detached house 225
    Row house 65
    Apartment, duplex 20
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 490
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 1600
    1 person 600
    2 persons 580
    3 persons 175
    4 persons 160
    5 persons 60
    6 or more persons 25
    Number of persons in private households 3380
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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