Suburb Profile Report for Curtin ACT (2605)

Curtin House: Median price $851,000, Annual capital growth 5.64%, Number of sales 79, Weekly median advertised rent $565

Curtin Unit: Median price $405,000, Annual capital growth 5.96%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 10.16% for the last year, Curtin, 2605 is the 1208th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Curtin has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -12.20% to buyers in Curtin at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of ACT.

The ACT suburb of Curtin, 2605 is in the Unincorporated ACT local government area.

Investment property in Curtin has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -16.06%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Curtin has given property investors a paper return of -1.94%. This puts Suburb as 53 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in ACT

Curtin, 2605’s gross rental yield is 4.62%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$851,000 $405,000
2.28% -1.94%
10.16% -16.06%
5.64% 5.96%
$565 $360
79 19
3.45% 4.62%
76.68 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5175
Median household income ($/weekly) 2020
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2126
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 682 13.2
    25-34 years 534 10.3
    35-44 years 735 14.2
    45-54 years 829 16.0
    55-64 years 569 11.0
    Others 1825 35.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1962 51.8
    Not Married 1492 39.4
    Defacto Relationship 333 8.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3888 77.1
    Indonesia 77 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 66 1.3
    United Kingdom 334 6.6
    Other 203 4.0
    Others 477 9.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 76 1.6
    Christianity 2900 60.3
    Hinduism 58 1.2
    Other Religious Groups 55 1.1
    No Religion 1661 34.6
    Others 57 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 186 10.5
    $2,000-$2,499 150 8.4
    $2,500-$2,999 221 12.4
    $3,000-$3,499 161 9.1
    $4,000 or more 258 14.5
    Others 802 45.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1757 43.0
    Not in the labour force 1318 32.3
    Employed, worked part-time 771 18.9
    Employed, away from work 156 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 82 2.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 517 19.3
    Professionals 1018 38.0
    Technicians & trades workers 187 7.0
    Community & personal service workers 211 7.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 439 16.4
    Others 307 11.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 65 4.8
    Infants/Primary 460 34.1
    Secondary 383 28.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 94 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 313 23.2
    Others 32 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4287 88.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 385 8.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 155 3.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 804 41.2
    Being purchased 625 32.0
    Rented 520 26.6
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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