Hampstead is a suburb on the island of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It is an independent municipality surrounded by Montreal boroughs.

It is a small, affluent, residential suburb of that is around 1.80 square kilometers in size and only 20 minutes away from downtown Montreal. The town was built in 1914 and was intended to be an exclusive garden city styled after Hampstead Village in the United Kingdom. The city can be found on both the right and left sides of Fleet Road. As one travels along Fleet Road towards Cote St Luc, the newer portion is on the right while the older section is on the left.

This community’s real estate has a wide range of architectural types, with a good mix of historic, attractive homes that retain the essence of a classic elegance that sits alongside new modern, urban projects. The majority of the homes are detached, with a lesser proportion being semi-detached. There are no apartment buildings and only a few duplexes available in this neighborhood.

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Reasons to Live in Hampstead

  • Safe

As mentioned earlier in the text, Hampstead is an upscale, classy neighborhood with most of its residents being wealthy and successful.

It has been reported that crime rates in the Hampstead area are 60% lower than the average in Montreal.

  • Beautifully Maintained

Hampstead has an upper-class suburbia feel. The neighborhood is green and lush with well-kept lawns and gardens in front of beautiful stone residences.

The town is one of the city’s most exclusive regions, but it’s also one of the most beautiful and peaceful if you can get in.

  • Recreation Center

Hampstead features an amazing recreation club with tennis courts and a swimming pool. There are classes and a hockey rink in the winter.

Perfect for families with children, this recreation center offers a spacious playground and so many special activities.

Real Estate Statistics (Centris)

Single Family Home     $1,834,000

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Hampstead – Quick Demographics

Age, Income & Family Types


The average age in Hampstead is 40 years old. 27% of the population is aged between 45 to 64 years old. 20% of the population is aged between 25 to 44 years old, making those the two largest age groups in Hampstead.


The average household income in Hampstead is $250,750. 44% of the population in Hampstead have a household income more than $150,000. 24% of the population have a household income less than $50,000.

Family Types

80% of the population in Hampstead are married couples.

Couples without children at home make up 33% while couples with children at home make up 55% of the population in Hampstead. Single-parent families make up 12% of the population in Hampstead.

Languages Spoken

73% of the people living in Hampstead speak English while 16% are French speakers. Other foreign languages heard in Hampstead make up about 11%.

22.1% of the population in Hampstead speak only English.

Source: Profusionimmo