Suburb Profile Report for Plympton SA (5038)

Plympton House: Median price $592,500, Annual capital growth 5.92%, Number of sales 77, Weekly median advertised rent $385

Plympton Unit: Median price $321,950, Annual capital growth 4.68%, Number of sales 76, Weekly median advertised rent $280

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Plympton, 5038 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was 5.80%.

Plympton,5038 has offered an average of 5.80% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Plympton is offering property investors an average of -6.17. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 317th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

Residents and property investors in Plympton have been waiting around 69.97 days to sell a property.

Plympton is 316th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in SA with a 3.38% return

Property investors who have had real estate in Plympton, 5038 should be relatively unhappy with this SA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -1.54%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Plympton has given property investors a paper return of 7.68%. This puts Suburb as 34 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in SA

Plympton, 5038 is offering SA ‘s 67th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 40% of discounts offered by this SA.

Situated 4.06km from the CBD, Plympton is one of West Torrens localities in the postcode 5038.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$592,500 $321,950
2.60% 7.68%
5.80% -1.54%
5.92% 4.68%
$385 $280
77 76
3.38% 4.52%
69.97 108.63

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4509
Median household income ($/weekly) 986
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 452 10.0
    25-34 years 915 20.3
    35-44 years 636 14.1
    45-54 years 550 12.2
    55-64 years 430 9.5
    Others 1526 33.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1761 49.0
    Registered Married 1488 41.4
    Defacto Relationship 345 9.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2822 65.4
    Croatia 159 3.7
    Indonesia 291 6.7
    United Kingdom 188 4.4
    Other 283 6.6
    Others 571 13.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2449 59.3
    Hinduism 177 4.3
    Islam 152 3.7
    Other Religious Groups 139 3.4
    No Religion 1105 26.7
    Others 110 2.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 228 12.5
    $600-$799 239 13.1
    $800-$999 179 9.8
    $1,000-$1,249 183 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 218 12.0
    Others 773 42.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1431 38.8
    Not in the labour force 1136 30.8
    Employed, worked part-time 832 22.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 174 4.7
    Employed, away from work 113 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 536 22.5
    Technicians & trades workers 316 13.3
    Community & personal service workers 279 11.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 385 16.2
    Sales 241 10.1
    Others 620 26.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 307 28.0
    Secondary 191 17.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 142 13.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 332 30.3
    Other type of educational institution 76 6.9
    Others 48 4.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2768 64.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 1256 29.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 288 6.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 10 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 825 42.6
    Fully owned 550 28.4
    Being purchased 550 28.4
    Other tenure type 10 0.5
    Tenure Type
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