Suburb Profile Report for West Croydon SA (5008)

West Croydon House: Median price $534,500, Annual capital growth 5.39%, Number of sales 55, Weekly median advertised rent $380

West Croydon Unit: Median price $425,000, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 18, Weekly median advertised rent $373

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 3011th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, West Croydon, 5008 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of 0.19% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, West Croydon,5008 has racked up an average of 0.19% over the period. This ranks it number 1801th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property investors looking for a bargain in West Croydon should be aiming for at least -1.93% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

West Croydon is 279th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in SA with a 3.70% return

Comparing West Croydon,5008 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$534,500 $425,000
-0.28% 1.74%
0.19% N/A
5.39% N/A
$380 $373
55 18
3.70% 4.56%
30.4 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4061
Median household income ($/weekly) 1220
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1560
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 475 11.7
    25-34 years 548 13.5
    35-44 years 714 17.6
    45-54 years 580 14.3
    55-64 years 381 9.4
    Others 1364 33.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1437 46.7
    Not Married 1329 43.2
    Defacto Relationship 311 10.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2664 68.3
    Hong Kong 145 3.7
    Japan 155 4.0
    United Kingdom 149 3.8
    Other 245 6.3
    Others 543 13.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 137 3.7
    Christianity 2393 64.1
    Islam 154 4.1
    Other Religious Groups 44 1.2
    No Religion 976 26.2
    Others 28 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 146 10.7
    $600-$799 124 9.1
    $1,000-$1,249 121 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 179 13.1
    $2,000-$2,499 132 9.7
    Others 662 48.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1149 36.7
    Not in the labour force 1109 35.4
    Employed, worked part-time 610 19.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 136 4.3
    Employed, away from work 129 4.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 178 9.4
    Professionals 472 25.1
    Technicians & trades workers 280 14.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 275 14.6
    Labourers 197 10.5
    Others 482 25.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 57 6.0
    Infants/Primary 337 35.5
    Secondary 212 22.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 87 9.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 226 23.8
    Others 30 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3579 92.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 191 4.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 97 2.5
    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 560 38.4
    Fully owned 500 34.3
    Rented 386 26.5
    Other tenure type 12 0.8
    Tenure Type
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