Suburb Profile Report for St Helens TAS (7216)

St Helens House: Median price $249,500, Annual capital growth 2.04%, Number of sales 57, Weekly median advertised rent $240

St Helens Unit: Median price $163,750, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $200

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2558th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, St Helens, 7216 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of 1.84% recorded in median house prices.

Across a shorter period, St Helens, 7216 has seen a median price increase of 6.17% over the last quarter.

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.01% offered to property buyers. Sellers in St Helens itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.63% to real estate investors.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 4.75 sales per month, which equates to 57 per year.

With the median price for a house in St Helens being $249500 and the advertised rent reaching $240 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.00%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, St Helens has given property investors a paper return of -9.53%. This puts Suburb as 49 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in TAS

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $2400 per annum or $200 every week.

HOUSE UNIT
$249,500 $163,750
6.17% -9.53%
1.84% N/A
2.04% N/A
$240 $200
57 10
5.00% 6.35%
132.92 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2173
Median household income ($/weekly) 662
Median age of persons 51
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1000
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 241 11.1
    35-44 years 229 10.5
    45-54 years 322 14.8
    55-64 years 407 18.7
    65-74 years 297 13.7
    Others 678 31.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 729 47.0
    Not Married 650 41.9
    Defacto Relationship 172 11.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1792 86.1
    Greece 14 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 26 1.2
    United Kingdom 155 7.4
    Other 25 1.2
    Others 69 3.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1349 68.3
    No Religion 598 30.3
    Buddhism 19 1.0
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.4
    Islam 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 120 14.8
    $400-$599 155 19.1
    $600-$799 117 14.4
    $800-$999 113 14.0
    $1,000-$1,249 66 8.1
    Others 239 29.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 945 54.4
    Employed, worked full-time 345 19.9
    Employed, worked part-time 304 17.5
    Employed, away from work 83 4.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 112 15.3
    Technicians & trades workers 91 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 81 11.1
    Sales 94 12.9
    Labourers 130 17.8
    Others 223 30.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 15 4.5
    Infants/Primary 152 45.1
    Secondary 113 33.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 29 8.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 14 4.2
    Others 14 4.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1847 96.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 43 2.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 16 0.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 8 0.4
    Others 4 0.2
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 408 45.5
    Rented 265 29.5
    Being purchased 221 24.6
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
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