Suburb Profile Report for Newton SA (5074)

Newton House: Median price $482,250, Annual capital growth 3.54%, Number of sales 73, Weekly median advertised rent $370

Newton Unit: Median price $427,500, Annual capital growth 5.18%, Number of sales 22, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Newton, 5074 have given investors a capital gain of -5.07%. This compares very badly with the 3.22% for SA as a whole.

Newton,5074 was ranked 3359 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Newton are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -8.51% below the asking price at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 6.08 sales per month, which equates to 73 per year.

The SA suburb of Newton, 5074 is in the Campbelltown local government area.

Over the last year, property investments in Newton, 5074 have given investors a capital gain of 23.91%. This compares very favourably with the 3.99% for SA as a whole.

Over the longer term, Newton has seen property prices show investors a 22.49% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

Newton5074 is located in SA which offers an average discount of -6.37% to property investors. Newton itself is showing figures that indicate -4.49% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

In the last year 22 properties changed hands in Newton, which puts it as the 95th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $330 mark per week – giving a return of 4.01% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$482,250 $427,500
-1.58% 11.62%
-5.07% 23.91%
3.54% 5.18%
$370 $330
73 22
3.99% 4.01%
74.56 56.21

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4665
Median household income ($/weekly) 1074
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1500
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 570 12.2
    25-34 years 570 12.2
    35-44 years 713 15.3
    45-54 years 666 14.3
    55-64 years 512 11.0
    Others 1635 35.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1987 53.9
    Not Married 1532 41.6
    Defacto Relationship 167 4.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2944 65.7
    Croatia 98 2.2
    Japan 525 11.7
    United Kingdom 145 3.2
    Other 218 4.9
    Others 551 12.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 100 2.3
    Christianity 3426 78.3
    Hinduism 61 1.4
    Other Religious Groups 93 2.1
    No Religion 639 14.6
    Others 59 1.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 192 11.6
    $600-$799 191 11.6
    $800-$999 162 9.8
    $1,000-$1,249 166 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 218 13.2
    Others 720 43.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1386 37.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1314 35.4
    Employed, worked part-time 783 21.1
    Employed, away from work 120 3.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 114 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 391 17.7
    Technicians & trades workers 346 15.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 389 17.6
    Sales 293 13.2
    Labourers 228 10.3
    Others 566 25.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 41 3.8
    Infants/Primary 418 38.2
    Secondary 280 25.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 106 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 222 20.3
    Others 26 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3949 86.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 458 10.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 153 3.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 718 41.5
    Being purchased 563 32.5
    Rented 451 26.0
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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