Peterborough Real Estate

57 homes for sale in Peterborough, ON.

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Home Prices in Peterborough

The asking price of homes for sale in Peterborough has increased 20.03% since January last year, while the number of homes for sale has increased 5.45%. See more Peterborough Home Prices & Values.

House
Median Asking Price
$490K
45 Houses
Townhouse
Median Asking Price
$307K
6 Townhouses
Condo
Median Asking Price
$365K
3 Condos

Peterborough MLS® Listings & Real Estate

Zolo helps you find your perfect home out of the 57 homes for sale in Peterborough. Search by location with our map of MLS® listings for Canada-wide real estate. Explore these homes by property type, price, number of bedrooms, size, keywords like "garage," and more to find Peterborough condos or houses for sale in Peterborough. With Zolo you'll be able to find the most popular Peterborough neighbourhoods, neighbourhoods with the top schools in the city, and easily navigate MLS® listing content. Most locals in the city own their homes, while 35% live in Peterborough rentals.

Zolo has the most comprehensive, up-to-date set of Peterborough real estate listings and gives you the power to search for homes listed on the Peterborough MLS® system, including nearby cities and neighbourhoods. Get in touch with one of our Peterborough REALTORS® to get started on landing your dream home today! Interested in cities around Peterborough? Browse some Drummond real estate as well as search for homes for sale in Hamilton Township and within the Douro Dummer MLS® system on Zolo.

Peterborough City Guide

79K
Population
4.4%
Population Growth
10%
Unemployment

Located in Ontario, the city of Peterborough has a population of 78,698. The 4.4% population growth for this city is above average when compared to other Canadian cities.

There are 8.8% of immigrants in in Peterborough, 0.55% of which are recent immigrants to Canada. Other than English, the most common language spoken is French, with 1% of residents reporting it as their mother tongue. The largest cultural community within Peterborough is English at 38%, followed by Canadian at 35% and Irish at 30%.

Peterborough offers good employment opportunities with an unemployment rate that sits near 10%, which is above average when compared to other cities. Approximately 52% of residents hold a university degree. Residents can expect good quality of life in Peterborough based upon an average median family income of $52,883.

According to Statistics Canada 83% of Peterborough residents drive. About 15% of residents that are already established within the city will move within a year, while 43% will move within five years.

Peterborough's population is lower than average when it comes to homeownership, with 65% owning a home and 35% renting. The median monthly mortgage cost is estimated to be about $939, which is average when compared to renters in other Canadian cities.

In the Canadian real estate context, Peterborough is a good place to establish a foothold in the real estate market.

Neighbourhoods

Peterborough is known as the city for great neighbourhoods. To help you to find the most appropriate community to settle consider each of Peterborough's neighbourhoods. Better still, spend the weekend checking out open houses in Peterborough. Ask the Realtor on duty about the neighborhood. Their local knowledge will help in narrowing down the best spot to set up roots in the Canadian real estate market.

Neighbourhood
(Top 5)
Sold under 10d Sold above asking Average sale price Active listings
1Otonabee 67% 33% $375K 6
2Monaghan 47% 27% $417K 10
3Downtown 25% 25% $270K 1
4Northcrest 27% 9% $509K 2
5Ashburnham 17% 33% $382K 1

Nearby Cities

Many prospective homeowners opt properties for sale in areas that are further from Peterborough's downtown core. Suburban neighbourhoods usually offer larger homes on larger lots. For even more options, consider commuting into Peterborough's core from a nearby city, such as Douro-dummer, , and . Even neighbouring cities that require a bit of a longer commute, such as , , and , are good options as they provide good housing options, often at more affordable prices.

City
(Top 5)
Active listings
1Peterborough 58
2Douro-dummer 18
3Smith-ennismore-lakefield 14
4Otonabee-south Monaghan 14

Demographics

Buying a house means owning a piece of a neighbourhood, so it’s a good idea to get to know your neighbours. Here’s a snapshot of Peterborough’s demographics, including median age, schools and income, using census information from Statistics Canada.

35%
Rent
65%
Own
$850
Monthly Rent (Median)
$939
Monthly Mortgage (Median)
20,805
Total Families
$52,883
Family Income (Median)
43
Age (Median)
52%
College Educated

Schools

For those interested in buying Canadian real estate in order to raise a family, take heart: Peterborough is home to top-rated elementary and secondary schools. To help you narrow down your Peterborough housing market search, here’s the top five schools in each category. (Learn more in our school guide.)

Elementary Schools

8.0 Monsignor O'Donoghue
7.4 Edmison Heights
6.8 St Anne
6.5 James Strath
6.2 St Catherine

Secondary Schools

7.4 St Peter's
6.3 Holy Cross
6.3 Crestwood
6.2 Thomas A Stewart
5.9 Adam Scott

Commuters

According to Statistics Canada, residents in Peterborough use a variety of ways to get around.

83%
Drive
5%
Transit
2%
Bike
9%
Walk
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