Suburb Profile Report for Walkley Heights SA (5098)

Walkley Heights House: Median price $502,500, Annual capital growth 4.21%, Number of sales 45, Weekly median advertised rent $385

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Walkley Heights, 5098 should be unhappy with this SA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -5.21%

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

State is the 5th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.56% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Walkley Heights itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.67% to real estate investors.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Walkley Heights the average time real estate has been on the market is 61.85 days.

Walkley Heights, 5098’s gross rental yield is 3.98%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$502,500 N/A
-4.76% N/A
-5.21% N/A
4.21% N/A
$385 N/A
45 N/A
3.98% N/A
61.85 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3507
Median household income ($/weekly) 1364
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 470 13.4
    25-34 years 453 12.9
    35-44 years 604 17.2
    45-54 years 382 10.9
    55-64 years 339 9.7
    Others 1259 35.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1494 59.0
    Not Married 831 32.8
    Defacto Relationship 207 8.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2492 72.8
    Indonesia 55 1.6
    United Kingdom 257 7.5
    Viet Nam 62 1.8
    Other 154 4.5
    Others 403 11.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 137 4.2
    Christianity 2150 66.0
    Hinduism 29 0.9
    Islam 110 3.4
    No Religion 806 24.7
    Others 25 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 114 10.2
    $800-$999 99 8.9
    $1,250-$1,499 99 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 188 16.8
    $2,000-$2,499 112 10.0
    Others 506 45.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1061 39.9
    Not in the labour force 970 36.5
    Employed, worked part-time 462 17.4
    Employed, away from work 102 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 64 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 191 11.7
    Professionals 350 21.5
    Technicians & trades workers 219 13.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 286 17.6
    Sales 150 9.2
    Others 431 26.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 65 8.0
    Infants/Primary 348 42.7
    Secondary 197 24.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 63 7.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 117 14.4
    Others 25 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3038 90.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 264 7.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 46 1.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 608 51.3
    Fully owned 315 26.6
    Rented 171 14.4
    Other tenure type 91 7.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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