Suburb Profile Report for Mawson ACT (2607)

Mawson House: Median price $790,000, Annual capital growth 5.01%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Mawson Unit: Median price $461,000, Annual capital growth 8.13%, Number of sales 57, Weekly median advertised rent $325

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Mawson, 2607 should be relatively pleased with this ACT suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 12.46%

Comparing Mawson,2607 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

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

Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -14.63% for the last year, Mawson, 2607 is the 1641th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Mawson has given property investors a paper return of 0.00%. This puts Suburb as 35 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in ACT

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.09% to buyers in Mawson at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of ACT.

A $325 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.67%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 8.13%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$790,000 $461,000
3.61% 0.00%
12.46% -14.63%
5.01% 8.13%
$480 $325
29 57
3.16% 3.67%
89.83 74.68

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (U)
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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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