Varsity View is another of the original neighbourhoods in Saskatoon. Development began along the riverbank in 1884. This neighbourhood is nearest to the University of Saskatchewan campus. The majority of homes were constructed between 1940 and 1970 and the area has a high influx of young residents due to the proximity of the U of S.

Below is statistical information on the Varsity View area. This information was gathered by the 2015 Federal Census. If you are a home owner in this area looking to sell your property or are thinking about it please contact me and I can provide a free home evaluation. If you are looking to buy in the Varsity View area or are looking anywhere else in the Saskatoon real estate market feel free to contact me anytime I will help you the best I can.

Statistics 2015

Population: 3,527 Homeownership: 41.0% Average Personal Income: $36,420 Average Household Size: 2.0

Boundaries

Varsity View is located within the Core Neighbourhoods Suburban Development Area. It is bounded by College Drive to the north, 8th Street to the south, Cumberland Avenue to the east, and Clarence Avenue to the west.

Population Breakdown

 

Age Group Male Female
0 – 4 70 60
5 – 9 50 55
10 – 14 45 50
15 – 19 120 100
20 – 24 405 410
25 – 29 290 230
30 – 34 165 125
35 – 39 90 65
40 – 44 75 75
45 – 49 80 90
50 – 54 85 105
55 – 59 100 95
60 – 64 75 75
65 – 69 45 50
70 – 74 30 40
75 – 79 40 60
80 – 84 30 100
85+ 55 155

 

Family Income

 

Family Income Number
Under $10,000  235
$10,000 – $19,999  140
$20,000 – $29,999  300
$30,000 – $39,999  205
$40,000 – $49,999  180
$50,000 – $59,999  105
$60,000 – $79,999  140
$80,000 – $99,999  200
$100,000 – $124,999  115
$125,000 – $149,999  95
$150,000 and over  195
AVERAGE FAMILY INCOME $71,939

 

First Language

 

First Language Number
English 2,900
Chinese 145
German 70
Spanish 40
French 50

 

Schools

Public Elementary Schools: Brunskill Separate Elementary Schools: Bishop Murray Public Middle Schools: None Separate Middle Schools: None Public Secondary Schools: None Separate Secondary Schools: None

Parks

Park Name Acres
Albert Park  3.4
Cumberland Park  3.3
President Murray Park  7.3
Raoul Wallenberg Park  2.6

 

Types of Homes

 

Types of Home Number
One Unit Dwelling 813
Two Unit Dwelling 454
Multi-Unit Dwelling 694
TOTAL DWELLINGS 1,961
Neighborhood Area (acres) 312.8
Dwelling Units per Acre 6.3

 

Age of Homes

 

Age of homes Number
Before 1960 835
1961 – 1980 575
1981 – 1990 230
1991 – 2000 130
2001 – 2005 70
2006 – 2011 80

 

Average Selling Prices

Year 2015                                 No. of Sales            Avg. Price ($)

Low Rise Apt Condo                14                             $295,821

Semi-detached                            1                             $510,000

Semi-detached- 2 titles           13                             $647,036

Single Family Dwelling          38                             $508,449

 

 

The neighborhood statistical information on this page was compiled by the City of Saskatoon Planning Branch, all of the information was accurate as of the 2015 Federal Census.