Suburb Profile Report for Malvern SA (5061)

Malvern House: Median price $1,215,000, Annual capital growth 4.84%, Number of sales 45, Weekly median advertised rent $625

Malvern Unit: Median price $500,000, Annual capital growth 6.67%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $315

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Malvern, 5061 have given investors a capital gain of 5.65%. This compares favourably with the 2.92% for SA as a whole.

While Malvern,5061 ranked number 106th in SA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 149th over the last 5 years.

At number 240th of SA’s most discounted properties, Malvern is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Advertised rents are around the $625 mark per week – giving a return of 2.67% based on the median price in Suburb

At number 56th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Malvern, 5061 is in the top 10% with a property value increase of 25.79% recorded in median house prices.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Malvern has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Situated 3.50km from the CBD, Malvern is one of Unley localities in the postcode 5061.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,215,000 $500,000
3.40% 17.65%
5.65% 25.79%
4.84% 6.67%
$625 $315
45 16
2.67% 3.28%
78.87 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2577
Median household income ($/weekly) 1893
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2253
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 350 13.6
    25-34 years 218 8.5
    35-44 years 326 12.6
    45-54 years 392 15.2
    55-64 years 384 14.9
    Others 909 35.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1025 55.8
    Not Married 711 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 100 5.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1945 79.5
    Croatia 30 1.2
    Japan 48 2.0
    United Kingdom 151 6.2
    Other 65 2.7
    Others 209 8.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 35 1.5
    Christianity 1648 71.1
    Hinduism 13 0.6
    Islam 14 0.6
    No Religion 595 25.7
    Others 13 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 62 7.7
    $1,500-$1,999 95 11.7
    $2,500-$2,999 109 13.5
    $3,000-$3,499 67 8.3
    $4,000 or more 106 13.1
    Others 371 45.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 768 38.3
    Not in the labour force 654 32.6
    Employed, worked part-time 468 23.3
    Employed, away from work 61 3.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 56 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 206 15.8
    Professionals 556 42.8
    Community & personal service workers 93 7.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 165 12.7
    Sales 131 10.1
    Others 149 11.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 40 5.5
    Infants/Primary 267 37.0
    Secondary 180 24.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 34 4.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 191 26.5
    Others 10 1.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2031 87.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 148 6.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 136 5.9
    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 402 44.5
    Being purchased 320 35.4
    Rented 171 18.9
    Other tenure type 11 1.2
    Tenure Type
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