Suburb Profile Report for Birkenhead SA (5015)

Birkenhead House: Median price $402,500, Annual capital growth 5.57%, Number of sales 33, Weekly median advertised rent $353

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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 Birkenhead, 5015 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was 7.33%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Birkenhead comes in at number 100th in SA.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Birkenhead should be aiming for at least -6.47% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

With the median price for a house in Birkenhead being $402500 and the advertised rent reaching $352.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.55%

HOUSE UNIT
$402,500 N/A
2.03% N/A
7.33% N/A
5.57% N/A
$353 N/A
33 N/A
4.55% N/A
96 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1716
Median household income ($/weekly) 1172
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1600
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 220 12.8
    25-34 years 217 12.6
    35-44 years 284 16.6
    45-54 years 301 17.5
    55-64 years 200 11.7
    Others 494 28.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 578 45.0
    Registered Married 507 39.5
    Defacto Relationship 200 15.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1352 83.2
    Hong Kong 19 1.2
    Papua New Guinea 19 1.2
    United Kingdom 115 7.1
    Other 37 2.3
    Others 83 5.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 25 1.7
    Christianity 826 55.6
    Islam 20 1.3
    Other Religious Groups 20 1.3
    No Religion 586 39.5
    Others 8 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 67 10.9
    $1,000-$1,249 74 12.0
    $1,250-$1,499 63 10.2
    $1,500-$1,999 80 13.0
    $2,000-$2,499 64 10.4
    Others 269 43.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 558 41.7
    Not in the labour force 406 30.3
    Employed, worked part-time 261 19.5
    Employed, away from work 63 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 51 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 81 9.2
    Professionals 146 16.6
    Technicians & trades workers 153 17.4
    Community & personal service workers 114 12.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 130 14.8
    Others 257 29.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 20 5.1
    Infants/Primary 159 40.2
    Secondary 101 25.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 44 11.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 60 15.2
    Others 12 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1499 92.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 86 5.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 35 2.2
    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 301 45.3
    Rented 193 29.0
    Fully owned 171 25.7
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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