Suburb Profile Report for Port Pirie West SA (5540)

Port Pirie West House: Median price $106,000, Annual capital growth -0.71%, Number of sales 45, Weekly median advertised rent $195

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Port Pirie West, 5540 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was -2.75%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Port Pirie West comes in at number 439th in SA.

Property buyers and investors in Port Pirie West 5540 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -14.54% . This means that Port Pirie West is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in SA.

A $195 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 9.57%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -0.71%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$106,000 N/A
-3.64% N/A
-2.75% N/A
-0.71% N/A
$195 N/A
45 N/A
9.57% N/A
134.16 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2774
Median household income ($/weekly) 607
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 771
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 390 14.1
    25-34 years 305 11.0
    35-44 years 325 11.7
    45-54 years 363 13.1
    55-64 years 368 13.3
    Others 1024 36.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1058 51.8
    Registered Married 705 34.5
    Defacto Relationship 278 13.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2408 91.4
    Papua New Guinea 15 0.6
    Philippines 24 0.9
    United Kingdom 101 3.8
    Other 20 0.8
    Others 68 2.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1474 59.0
    No Religion 1003 40.1
    Buddhism 9 0.4
    Hinduism 7 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 6 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $200-$299 97 8.7
    $300-$399 204 18.3
    $400-$599 212 19.1
    $600-$799 158 14.2
    $800-$999 108 9.7
    Others 333 29.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1156 54.6
    Employed, worked full-time 419 19.8
    Employed, worked part-time 342 16.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 130 6.1
    Employed, away from work 69 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 128 15.4
    Community & personal service workers 115 13.8
    Sales 96 11.6
    Machinery operators & drivers 115 13.8
    Labourers 149 17.9
    Others 228 27.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 46 8.4
    Infants/Primary 265 48.4
    Secondary 162 29.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 54 9.9
    Other type of educational institution 12 2.2
    Others 9 1.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2394 90.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 160 6.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 90 3.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 498 42.3
    Being purchased 357 30.3
    Fully owned 319 27.1
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
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