Suburb Profile Report for Newton SA (5074)

Newton House: Median price $485,100, Annual capital growth 3.55%, Number of sales 85, Weekly median advertised rent $370

Newton Unit: Median price $385,000, Annual capital growth 3.96%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -4.79% for the last year, Newton, 5074 is the 3557th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Newton,5074 was ranked 3147 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.17% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Newton itself are offering an average vendor discount of -6.13% to real estate investors.

In the last year 85 properties changed hands in Newton, which puts it as the 79th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

A $370 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.97%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.55%.

SA has seen average median house prices change by 3.21% which means that Newton, 5074 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 7.99% over the last year

Comparing Newton,5074 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Property investors looking for a bargain in Newton should be aiming for at least -3.77% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Advertised rents are around the $330 mark per week – giving a return of 4.46% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$485,100 $385,000
-1.00% 0.26%
-4.79% 7.99%
3.55% 3.96%
$370 $330
85 24
3.97% 4.46%
79.75 42.72

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (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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