Suburb Profile Report for Alberton SA (5014)

Alberton House: Median price $488,750, Annual capital growth 5.54%, Number of sales 46, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Alberton Unit: Median price $300,000, Annual capital growth 6.56%, Number of sales 12, Weekly median advertised rent $285

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Alberton, 5014 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was 14.19%.

Over the longer term, Alberton has seen property prices show investors a 25.32% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

At number 71th of SA’s most discounted properties, Alberton is in the bottom 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in Alberton have been waiting around 68.75 days to sell a property.

Alberton, 5014’s gross rental yield is 3.72%

Giving property investors a a solid capital gain of 15.38% for the last year, Alberton, 5014 is the 206th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Alberton comes in at number 20th in SA.

Property buyers and investors in Alberton 5014 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -9.57% . This means that Alberton is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in SA.

A $285 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.94%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.56%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$488,750 $300,000
5.11% N/A
14.19% 15.38%
5.54% 6.56%
$350 $285
46 12
3.72% 4.94%
68.75 63.14

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1916
Median household income ($/weekly) 985
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 173 9.0
    25-34 years 257 13.4
    35-44 years 262 13.7
    45-54 years 298 15.6
    55-64 years 248 12.9
    Others 678 35.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 749 50.4
    Registered Married 567 38.2
    Defacto Relationship 169 11.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1438 79.7
    Croatia 26 1.4
    Hong Kong 34 1.9
    United Kingdom 92 5.1
    Other 68 3.8
    Others 146 8.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 16 0.9
    Christianity 1085 63.7
    Hinduism 13 0.8
    Islam 17 1.0
    No Religion 559 32.8
    Others 13 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 84 11.1
    $400-$599 99 13.1
    $600-$799 73 9.7
    $800-$999 76 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 93 12.3
    Others 331 43.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 610 39.9
    Not in the labour force 517 33.9
    Employed, worked part-time 288 18.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 65 4.3
    Employed, away from work 47 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 172 18.2
    Technicians & trades workers 147 15.6
    Community & personal service workers 108 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 147 15.6
    Labourers 97 10.3
    Others 274 29.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 8.2
    Infants/Primary 122 32.4
    Secondary 102 27.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 36 9.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 76 20.2
    Others 10 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1430 79.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 233 13.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 130 7.3
    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 289 35.9
    Fully owned 263 32.7
    Rented 238 29.6
    Other tenure type 15 1.9
    Tenure Type
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