Suburb Profile Report for Whyalla Stuart SA (5608)

Whyalla Stuart House: Median price $145,000, Annual capital growth -1.56%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $210

Whyalla Stuart Unit: Median price $84,000, Annual capital growth -1.66%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $140

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Whyalla Stuart has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -12.91%

Over the longer term, Whyalla Stuart has seen property prices show investors a -43.58% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

Vendor discounting in Whyalla Stuart is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -21.97%. This puts suburb at number in SA when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

In the last year 24 properties changed hands in Whyalla Stuart, which puts it as the 340th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Whyalla Stuart has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of SA, giving investors a capital gain of -16.00% to date .

Whyalla Stuart,5608 was ranked 88 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Whyalla Stuart5608 is located in SA which offers an average discount of -6.27% to property investors. Whyalla Stuart itself is showing figures that indicate -25.03% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

A $140 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 8.67%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -1.66%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$145,000 $84,000
N/A 10.53%
-12.91% -16.00%
-1.56% -1.66%
$210 $140
24 27
7.53% 8.67%
163.27 170.56

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Poor (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7139
Median household income ($/weekly) 710
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1083
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 956 13.4
    25-34 years 873 12.2
    35-44 years 900 12.6
    45-54 years 1007 14.1
    55-64 years 804 11.3
    Others 2599 36.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2551 50.5
    Registered Married 1892 37.4
    Defacto Relationship 612 12.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5226 78.4
    Greece 49 0.7
    Philippines 85 1.3
    United Kingdom 894 13.4
    Other 127 1.9
    Others 289 4.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 20 0.3
    Christianity 3616 58.0
    Hinduism 7 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 34 0.5
    No Religion 2543 40.8
    Others 14 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $200-$299 256 9.5
    $300-$399 392 14.5
    $400-$599 411 15.3
    $600-$799 305 11.3
    $1,500-$1,999 258 9.6
    Others 1073 39.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2510 47.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1493 28.1
    Employed, worked part-time 789 14.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 326 6.1
    Employed, away from work 187 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 258 10.4
    Technicians & trades workers 449 18.2
    Community & personal service workers 277 11.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 417 16.9
    Labourers 365 14.8
    Others 706 28.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 121 8.3
    Infants/Primary 648 44.4
    Secondary 386 26.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 200 13.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 81 5.5
    Others 25 1.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4359 65.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2116 31.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 150 2.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1502 51.3
    Being purchased 837 28.6
    Fully owned 584 20.0
    Other tenure type 4 0.1
    Tenure Type
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