Suburb Profile Report for Mitcham SA (5062)

Mitcham House: Median price $802,000, Annual capital growth 5.52%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Mitcham Unit: Median price $405,000, Annual capital growth 6.05%, Number of sales 17, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 8.38% for the last 12 months, Mitcham, 5062 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.52% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Mitcham,5062 has racked up an average of 8.38% over the period. This ranks it number 1253th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -10.32% to buyers in Mitcham at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of SA.

At number 3509 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Mitcham is in the bottom 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 140.2 for properties listed there.

Situated 6.27km from the CBD, Mitcham is one of Mitcham localities in the postcode 5062.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Mitcham, 5062 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 8.00%.

A 28.57% growth in median value for property investors in Mitcham,5062 puts this suburb at number 30th in terms of best performing suburbs in SA

Property buyers and investors in Mitcham 5062 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -9.48% . This means that Mitcham is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in SA.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.42 sales per month, which equates to 17 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $290 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.05%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.72%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$802,000 $405,000
5.67% 8.00%
8.38% 8.00%
5.52% 6.05%
$450 $290
26 17
2.92% 3.72%
140.2 86

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1786
Median household income ($/weekly) 1403
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 176 9.9
    35-44 years 172 9.6
    45-54 years 257 14.4
    55-64 years 285 16.0
    65-74 years 167 9.4
    Others 728 40.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 673 49.8
    Not Married 579 42.9
    Defacto Relationship 99 7.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1328 76.5
    Malta 22 1.3
    Papua New Guinea 26 1.5
    United Kingdom 144 8.3
    Other 81 4.7
    Others 134 7.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 12 0.7
    Christianity 1150 69.2
    Hinduism 8 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.4
    No Religion 476 28.6
    Others 9 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 56 8.7
    $600-$799 51 7.9
    $800-$999 60 9.3
    $1,500-$1,999 89 13.9
    $2,500-$2,999 61 9.5
    Others 325 50.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 618 41.0
    Employed, worked full-time 508 33.7
    Employed, worked part-time 316 21.0
    Employed, away from work 42 2.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 22 1.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 134 15.4
    Professionals 316 36.4
    Community & personal service workers 89 10.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 120 13.8
    Sales 78 9.0
    Others 132 15.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 21 4.8
    Infants/Primary 125 28.8
    Secondary 112 25.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 15 3.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 150 34.6
    Others 11 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1276 79.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 124 7.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 167 10.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 22 1.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.3
    Others 3 0.2
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 314 45.5
    Being purchased 219 31.7
    Rented 150 21.7
    Other tenure type 7 1.0
    Tenure Type
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