Suburb Profile Report for West Croydon SA (5008)

West Croydon House: Median price $545,000, Annual capital growth 6.21%, Number of sales 60, Weekly median advertised rent $380

West Croydon Unit: Median price $417,750, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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West Croydon, 5008 ranked 104th in SA when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. West Croydon is one of 853 in our list for SA

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, West Croydon has given property investors a paper return of -1.49%. This puts Suburb as 334 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in SA

Property investors looking for a bargain in West Croydon should be aiming for at least -4.64% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

In the last year 60 properties changed hands in West Croydon, which puts it as the 146th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The SA suburb of West Croydon, 5008 is in the Charles Sturt local government area.

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

Property investors should expect to get $350 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$545,000 $417,750
-1.49% N/A
8.46% N/A
6.21% N/A
$380 $350
60 19
3.63% 4.36%
38.53 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (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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