Suburb Profile Report for Macarthur ACT (2904)

Macarthur House: Median price $621,000, Annual capital growth 3.26%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $575

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

ACT has seen average median house prices change by 6.73% which means that Macarthur, 2904 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 1.80% over the last year

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Macarthur,2904 has racked up an average of 1.80% over the period. This ranks it number 2788th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Macarthur should be aiming for at least -4.10% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Residents and property investors in Macarthur have been waiting around 36.25 days to sell a property.

Property investors should expect to get $575 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$621,000 N/A
6.79% N/A
1.80% N/A
3.26% N/A
$575 N/A
23 N/A
4.81% N/A
36.25 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1460
Median household income ($/weekly) 2737
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2200
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 178 12.2
    20-24 years 143 9.8
    35-44 years 179 12.3
    45-54 years 281 19.2
    55-64 years 228 15.6
    Others 451 30.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 637 56.6
    Not Married 412 36.6
    Defacto Relationship 76 6.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1173 81.7
    Papua New Guinea 12 0.8
    Singapore 13 0.9
    United Kingdom 96 6.7
    Other 42 2.9
    Others 99 6.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 14 1.0
    Christianity 1013 73.9
    Hinduism 10 0.7
    Islam 9 0.7
    No Religion 322 23.5
    Others 3 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 47 11.4
    $2,000-$2,499 47 11.4
    $2,500-$2,999 62 15.0
    $3,000-$3,499 64 15.5
    $4,000 or more 70 16.9
    Others 123 29.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 629 53.5
    Employed, worked part-time 250 21.3
    Not in the labour force 218 18.6
    Employed, away from work 55 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 23 2.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 153 16.4
    Professionals 228 24.4
    Technicians & trades workers 112 12.0
    Community & personal service workers 92 9.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 204 21.8
    Others 146 15.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 21 5.5
    Infants/Primary 100 26.0
    Secondary 125 32.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 45 11.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 83 21.6
    Others 10 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1407 100.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    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 251 54.1
    Fully owned 179 38.6
    Rented 34 7.3
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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