Suburb Profile Report for Plympton SA (5038)

Plympton House: Median price $595,000, Annual capital growth 5.71%, Number of sales 74, Weekly median advertised rent $383

Plympton Unit: Median price $321,950, Annual capital growth 4.47%, Number of sales 66, Weekly median advertised rent $285

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2190th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Plympton, 5038 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 6.25% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Plympton,5038 has racked up an average of 6.25% over the period. This ranks it number 1731th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Plympton5038 is located in SA which offers an average discount of -6.20% to property investors. Plympton itself is showing figures that indicate -4.52% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

With the median price for a house in Plympton being $595000 and the advertised rent reaching $382.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.34%

Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of -0.63% for the last year, Plympton, 5038 is the 1185th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Plympton, 5038 has seen a median price increase of 1.24% over the last quarter.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Plympton, 5038. Typically our figures indicate that -5.89% is being offered, which puts this SA suburb at 494th most discounted overall in Australia.

The SA suburb of Plympton, 5038 is in the West Torrens local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$595,000 $321,950
1.28% 1.24%
6.25% -0.63%
5.71% 4.47%
$383 $285
74 66
3.34% 4.60%
66.58 103.43

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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