Suburb Profile Report for Dickson ACT (2602)

Dickson House: Median price $760,000, Annual capital growth 7.00%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Dickson Unit: Median price $368,250, Annual capital growth 2.34%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $370

  • House
  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 6.12% for the last year, Dickson, 2602 is the 1775th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Dickson,2602 has offered an average of 6.12% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property buyers and investors in Dickson 2602 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -7.54% . This means that Dickson is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in ACT.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.08 sales per month, which equates to 37 per year.

The ACT suburb of Dickson, 2602 is in the Unincorporated ACT local government area.

Dickson is an average performer in ACT when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Dickson gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -2.32%.

Dickson,2602 has offered an average of -2.32% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Dickson, 2602. Typically our figures indicate that -4.22% is being offered, which puts this ACT suburb at 1021th most discounted overall in Australia.

Dickson is 25th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in ACT with a 5.22% return

HOUSE UNIT
$760,000 $368,250
1.33% -2.06%
6.12% -2.32%
7.00% 2.34%
$500 $370
37 35
3.42% 5.22%
40.64 105.11

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2138
Median household income ($/weekly) 1650
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2050
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 198 9.3
    20-24 years 272 12.7
    25-34 years 482 22.5
    35-44 years 288 13.5
    45-54 years 250 11.7
    Others 649 30.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 832 51.1
    Registered Married 533 32.7
    Defacto Relationship 264 16.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1452 71.0
    Croatia 86 4.2
    Papua New Guinea 29 1.4
    United Kingdom 91 4.5
    Other 126 6.2
    Others 260 12.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 93 4.8
    Christianity 917 47.8
    Hinduism 16 0.8
    Islam 51 2.7
    No Religion 824 42.9
    Others 19 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 62 8.0
    $1,000-$1,249 63 8.1
    $1,500-$1,999 103 13.3
    $2,000-$2,499 90 11.6
    $2,500-$2,999 85 11.0
    Others 373 48.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 774 44.4
    Not in the labour force 528 30.3
    Employed, worked part-time 325 18.6
    Employed, away from work 70 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 47 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 168 14.4
    Professionals 441 37.7
    Technicians & trades workers 108 9.2
    Community & personal service workers 109 9.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 197 16.8
    Others 147 12.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 27 4.4
    Infants/Primary 129 21.2
    Secondary 95 15.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 54 8.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 289 47.5
    Others 15 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1233 62.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 463 23.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 287 14.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 410 48.2
    Fully owned 227 26.7
    Being purchased 207 24.4
    Other tenure type 6 0.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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