Suburb Profile Report for Mawson ACT (2607)

Mawson House: Median price $790,000, Annual capital growth 6.35%, Number of sales 33, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Mawson Unit: Median price $420,000, Annual capital growth 8.08%, Number of sales 50, Weekly median advertised rent $325

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Mawson is in the TOP 20% in ACT when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Mawson gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 13.67%.

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

Property investors looking for a bargain in Mawson should be aiming for at least -1.88% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 2.75 sales per month, which equates to 33 per year.

Mawson is 76th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in ACT with a 3.23% return

Property investors who have had real estate in Mawson, 2607 should be unhappy with this ACT suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -20.75%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Mawson comes in at number 66th in ACT.

Property buyers and investors in Mawson 2607 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.26% . This means that Mawson is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in ACT.

The ACT suburb of Mawson, 2607 is in the Unincorporated ACT local government area.

HOUSE UNIT
$790,000 $420,000
8.22% -8.30%
13.67% -20.75%
6.35% 8.08%
$490 $325
33 50
3.23% 4.02%
86.25 83.78

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2920
Median household income ($/weekly) 1554
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2100
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 469 16.1
    35-44 years 367 12.6
    45-54 years 446 15.3
    55-64 years 289 9.9
    65-74 years 296 10.1
    Others 1053 36.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1063 45.6
    Registered Married 1037 44.4
    Defacto Relationship 233 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1900 68.5
    Indonesia 93 3.4
    Philippines 39 1.4
    United Kingdom 152 5.5
    Other 229 8.3
    Others 361 13.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 50 1.9
    Christianity 1603 60.3
    Hinduism 104 3.9
    Islam 101 3.8
    No Religion 761 28.6
    Others 40 1.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 102 8.8
    $1,250-$1,499 110 9.5
    $1,500-$1,999 144 12.5
    $2,500-$2,999 126 10.9
    $4,000 or more 94 8.1
    Others 578 50.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1099 45.6
    Not in the labour force 733 30.4
    Employed, worked part-time 413 17.1
    Employed, away from work 100 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 66 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 257 15.9
    Professionals 498 30.8
    Technicians & trades workers 150 9.3
    Community & personal service workers 152 9.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 291 18.0
    Others 267 16.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 30 4.3
    Infants/Primary 183 26.3
    Secondary 167 24.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 100 14.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 188 27.0
    Others 28 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1794 64.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 494 17.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 483 17.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 490 39.3
    Fully owned 405 32.5
    Being purchased 351 28.2
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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