Suburb Profile Report for Calwell ACT (2905)

Calwell House: Median price $500,000, Annual capital growth 3.14%, Number of sales 74, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Calwell Unit: Median price $374,250, Annual capital growth 3.09%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Calwell, 2905 have given investors a capital gain of -1.96%. This compares very badly with the 4.86% for ACT as a whole.

While Calwell,2905 ranked number 41th in ACT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 75th over the last 5 years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -3.35% to buyers in Calwell at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of ACT.

Calwell, 2905’s gross rental yield is 4.78%

Over the last year, property investments in Calwell, 2905 have given investors a capital gain of -0.20%. This compares averagely with the -1.90% for ACT as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Calwell comes in at number 41th in ACT.

At number 18th of ACT’s most discounted properties, Calwell is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

The ACT suburb of Calwell, 2905 is in the Unincorporated ACT local government area.

HOUSE UNIT
$500,000 $374,250
2.04% 3.60%
-1.96% -0.20%
3.14% 3.09%
$460 $380
74 34
4.78% 5.28%
77.46 61.87

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5834
Median household income ($/weekly) 2093
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1952
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 824 14.1
    25-34 years 780 13.4
    35-44 years 831 14.2
    45-54 years 1073 18.4
    55-64 years 567 9.7
    Others 1758 30.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2134 49.6
    Not Married 1738 40.4
    Defacto Relationship 429 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4679 82.8
    Indonesia 42 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 67 1.2
    United Kingdom 240 4.2
    Other 233 4.1
    Others 389 6.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 110 2.0
    Christianity 3712 68.2
    Islam 78 1.4
    Other Religious Groups 38 0.7
    No Religion 1463 26.9
    Others 43 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 266 14.6
    $2,000-$2,499 239 13.1
    $2,500-$2,999 260 14.2
    $3,000-$3,499 191 10.5
    $4,000 or more 170 9.3
    Others 701 38.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2417 54.0
    Employed, worked part-time 882 19.7
    Not in the labour force 849 19.0
    Employed, away from work 231 5.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 95 2.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 509 14.4
    Professionals 751 21.3
    Technicians & trades workers 455 12.9
    Community & personal service workers 381 10.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 782 22.2
    Others 651 18.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 89 5.4
    Infants/Primary 509 30.8
    Secondary 545 33.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 179 10.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 279 16.9
    Others 53 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5060 90.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 304 5.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 247 4.4
    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 1081 54.3
    Fully owned 496 24.9
    Rented 411 20.6
    Other tenure type 4 0.2
    Tenure Type
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