Suburb Profile Report for Calwell ACT (2905)

Calwell House: Median price $537,000, Annual capital growth 3.57%, Number of sales 66, Weekly median advertised rent $465

Calwell Unit: Median price $381,250, Annual capital growth 3.19%, Number of sales 36, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
  • Unit Report

Property value increases in Calwell have tracked just higher than the ACT average of 6.75% over the last 12 months.

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

Property buyers and investors in Calwell 2905 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -3.13% . This means that Calwell is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in ACT.

Residents and property investors in Calwell have been waiting around 72.91 days to sell a property.

A $465 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.50%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.57%.

Calwell, 2905 ranked 30th in ACT when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Calwell is one of 126 in our list for ACT

Over the longer term, Calwell has seen property prices show investors a 1.67% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Calwell should be aiming for at least -3.95% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4560 per annum or $380 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$537,000 $381,250
3.77% 1.87%
9.59% 3.53%
3.57% 3.19%
$465 $380
66 36
4.50% 5.18%
72.91 64.74

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (U), Good (H)
Find a mortgage broker in Calwell ACT
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
Census 2011, ABS
Chart Table
Recent sales & rentals