Suburb Profile Report for Hughes ACT (2605)

Hughes House: Median price $820,000, Annual capital growth 5.56%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Hughes Unit: Median price $261,250, Annual capital growth 22.97%, Number of sales 21, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Hughes is in the bottom 10% in ACT when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Hughes gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -4.65%.

Over the longer term, Hughes has seen property prices show investors a 15.90% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

On average over the past year, suburb has had 2.83 sales per month, which equates to 34 per year.

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

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

HOUSE UNIT
$820,000 $261,250
-5.20% N/A
-4.65% N/A
5.56% 22.97%
$490 $290
34 21
3.11% 5.77%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2956
Median household income ($/weekly) 1898
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 380 12.9
    25-34 years 288 9.7
    35-44 years 412 13.9
    45-54 years 440 14.9
    55-64 years 313 10.6
    Others 1123 38.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1036 50.9
    Not Married 837 41.2
    Defacto Relationship 161 7.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2048 72.5
    Indonesia 46 1.6
    Papua New Guinea 58 2.1
    United Kingdom 192 6.8
    Other 125 4.4
    Others 357 12.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 46 1.7
    Christianity 1548 57.8
    Hinduism 44 1.6
    Islam 92 3.4
    No Religion 914 34.2
    Others 32 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 75 7.6
    $1,500-$1,999 121 12.2
    $2,500-$2,999 125 12.6
    $3,000-$3,499 98 9.9
    $4,000 or more 131 13.2
    Others 442 44.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 888 38.7
    Not in the labour force 850 37.0
    Employed, worked part-time 403 17.6
    Employed, away from work 101 4.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 53 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 275 19.8
    Professionals 532 38.3
    Community & personal service workers 103 7.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 230 16.6
    Sales 79 5.7
    Others 169 12.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 47 6.4
    Infants/Primary 252 34.2
    Secondary 191 25.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 51 6.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 180 24.4
    Others 16 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2194 83.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 238 9.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 195 7.4
    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 412 38.8
    Being purchased 355 33.4
    Rented 282 26.5
    Other tenure type 14 1.3
    Tenure Type
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