Suburb Profile Report for Somerton Park SA (5044)

Somerton Park House: Median price $760,000, Annual capital growth 4.61%, Number of sales 86, Weekly median advertised rent $445

Somerton Park Unit: Median price $434,000, Annual capital growth 5.65%, Number of sales 60, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Somerton Park, 5044 ranked 222th in SA when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Somerton Park is one of 853 in our list for SA

While Somerton Park,5044 ranked number 59th in SA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 126th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Somerton Park is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -7.14%. This puts suburb at number 110th in SA when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 7.17 sales per month, which equates to 86 per year.

Somerton Park, 5044’s gross rental yield is 3.04%

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Somerton Park, 5044 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 21.91%.

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

Vendor discounting in Somerton Park is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -9.79%. This puts suburb at number 9th in SA when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Using the current median advertised rental of $310 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 5.65%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.71%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$760,000 $434,000
6.29% 11.28%
2.98% 21.91%
4.61% 5.65%
$445 $310
86 60
3.04% 3.71%
119.66 80.08

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5387
Median household income ($/weekly) 1105
Median age of persons 46
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 504 9.4
    35-44 years 634 11.8
    45-54 years 796 14.8
    55-64 years 716 13.3
    65-74 years 492 9.1
    Others 2246 41.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1944 47.2
    Not Married 1863 45.2
    Defacto Relationship 313 7.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4102 79.9
    Greece 46 0.9
    Papua New Guinea 53 1.0
    United Kingdom 478 9.3
    Other 144 2.8
    Others 311 6.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 50 1.0
    Christianity 3482 71.1
    Hinduism 20 0.4
    Islam 32 0.7
    No Religion 1293 26.4
    Others 21 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 187 9.1
    $400-$599 241 11.7
    $600-$799 188 9.2
    $800-$999 182 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 201 9.8
    Others 1055 51.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1842 41.2
    Employed, worked full-time 1436 32.1
    Employed, worked part-time 924 20.7
    Employed, away from work 163 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 103 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 377 14.9
    Professionals 712 28.2
    Technicians & trades workers 278 11.0
    Community & personal service workers 274 10.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 403 16.0
    Others 479 19.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 52 4.3
    Infants/Primary 349 28.7
    Secondary 379 31.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 79 6.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 311 25.6
    Others 45 3.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3463 70.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 872 17.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 569 11.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 873 39.8
    Rented 614 28.0
    Being purchased 613 28.0
    Other tenure type 92 4.2
    Tenure Type
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