Suburb Profile Report for Willaston SA (5118)

Willaston House: Median price $300,000, Annual capital growth 3.26%, Number of sales 86, Weekly median advertised rent $313

Willaston Unit: Median price $201,000, Annual capital growth 2.09%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $250

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Willaston has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of SA, giving investors a capital gain of 1.69% to date .

Across a shorter period, Willaston, 5118 has seen a median price increase of 1.19% over the last quarter.

At number 263th of SA’s most discounted properties, Willaston is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Willaston, 5118 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was -3.94%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Willaston comes in at number 162th in SA.

Willaston5118 is located in SA which offers an average discount of -6.30% to property investors. Willaston itself is showing figures that indicate -7.74% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

With the median price for a house in Willaston being $201000 and the advertised rent reaching $250 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 6.47%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$300,000 $201,000
1.19% -1.95%
1.69% -3.94%
3.26% 2.09%
$313 $250
86 13
5.42% 6.47%
86.22 117.07

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3294
Median household income ($/weekly) 990
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1361
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 405 12.3
    25-34 years 463 14.1
    35-44 years 425 12.9
    45-54 years 453 13.8
    55-64 years 418 12.7
    Others 1130 34.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1146 46.9
    Not Married 995 40.7
    Defacto Relationship 305 12.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2635 83.7
    Greece 20 0.6
    New Zealand 17 0.5
    United Kingdom 376 11.9
    Other 22 0.7
    Others 77 2.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1874 64.1
    No Religion 1016 34.7
    Other Religious Groups 20 0.7
    Buddhism 12 0.4
    Islam 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 153 12.4
    $600-$799 158 12.8
    $800-$999 138 11.1
    $1,000-$1,249 136 11.0
    $1,500-$1,999 174 14.1
    Others 479 38.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1010 39.5
    Not in the labour force 888 34.7
    Employed, worked part-time 490 19.2
    Employed, away from work 91 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 79 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 237 14.9
    Technicians & trades workers 277 17.4
    Community & personal service workers 173 10.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 208 13.1
    Labourers 213 13.4
    Others 483 30.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 43 6.3
    Infants/Primary 301 44.0
    Secondary 167 24.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 79 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 72 10.5
    Others 22 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2774 89.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 209 6.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 122 3.9
    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(%)
    Being purchased 589 43.9
    Fully owned 387 28.9
    Rented 352 26.2
    Other tenure type 13 1.0
    Tenure Type
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