Suburb Profile Report for Evatt ACT (2617)

Evatt House: Median price $545,000, Annual capital growth 4.32%, Number of sales 73, Weekly median advertised rent $475

Evatt Unit: Median price $423,500, Annual capital growth 4.03%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $405

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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 Evatt, 2617 should be relatively unhappy 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 1.58%

Across a shorter period, Evatt, 2617 has seen a median price increase of -0.41% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Evatt should be aiming for at least -8.19% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

In the last year 73 properties changed hands in Evatt, which puts it as the 16th most active market in ACT when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The ACT suburb of Evatt, 2617 is in the Unincorporated ACT local government area.

Evatt, 2617 ranked 39th in ACT when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Evatt is one of 126 in our list for ACT

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Situated roughly 20-minutes’ drive from the capital of Canberra is the suburb of Evatt, whose houses have become quite popular over the decade.Full summary

Situated roughly 20-minutes’ drive from the capital of Canberra is the suburb of Evatt, whose houses have become quite popular over the decade.

Prices peaked at nearly $570,000 over the past 12 months, following 12.6% growth. While the unit market has been declining slightly over a five-year period, rental yields are high at 5%.

The suburb’s central location in the Belconnen supports its growth, since the region has been experiencing a rise. Evatt provides many conveniences and amenities, such as ovals and primary schools, and neighbouring suburbs like Melba and Spence are home to secondary schools, sports facilities and shopping centres. Bus services to the city are also offered.


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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$545,000 $423,500
-0.41% 0.59%
1.58% 3.29%
4.32% 4.03%
$475 $405
73 19
4.53% 4.97%
53.52 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5414
Median household income ($/weekly) 2014
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2100
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 739 13.6
    25-34 years 804 14.9
    35-44 years 890 16.4
    45-54 years 720 13.3
    55-64 years 752 13.9
    Others 1509 27.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2082 51.9
    Not Married 1526 38.1
    Defacto Relationship 401 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4231 80.2
    Croatia 74 1.4
    Papua New Guinea 54 1.0
    United Kingdom 196 3.7
    Other 248 4.7
    Others 474 9.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 96 1.9
    Christianity 3295 65.0
    Hinduism 62 1.2
    Islam 62 1.2
    No Religion 1519 30.0
    Others 32 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 136 7.9
    $1,500-$1,999 243 14.1
    $2,000-$2,499 218 12.7
    $2,500-$2,999 213 12.4
    $3,000-$3,499 216 12.6
    Others 693 40.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2069 49.3
    Not in the labour force 1019 24.3
    Employed, worked part-time 776 18.5
    Employed, away from work 233 5.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 96 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 452 14.7
    Professionals 769 25.0
    Technicians & trades workers 369 12.0
    Community & personal service workers 293 9.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 625 20.3
    Others 571 18.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 82 5.8
    Infants/Primary 506 35.9
    Secondary 397 28.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 127 9.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 271 19.2
    Others 27 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4997 96.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 161 3.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 42 0.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 853 45.3
    Fully owned 640 34.0
    Rented 392 20.8
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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