Suburb Profile Report for Newport VIC (3015)

Newport House: Median price $895,656, Annual capital growth 8.65%, Number of sales 187, Weekly median advertised rent $485

Newport Unit: Median price $605,000, Annual capital growth 5.50%, Number of sales 69, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Newport has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of VIC, giving investors a capital gain of 16.47% to date .

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

Vendor discounting in Newport is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -1.46%. This puts suburb at number 605th in VIC when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5820 per annum or $485 every week.

Newport, 3015 ranked 198th in VIC when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Newport is one of 2098 in our list for VIC

Across a shorter period, Newport, 3015 has seen a median price increase of -0.82% over the last quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.72% to buyers in Newport at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of VIC.

The VIC suburb of Newport, 3015 is in the Hobsons Bay local government area.

HOUSE UNIT
$895,656 $605,000
4.15% -0.82%
16.47% 3.42%
8.65% 5.50%
$485 $410
187 69
2.82% 3.52%
44.68 59.75

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 11987
Median household income ($/weekly) 1719
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 1096 9.1
    5-14 years 1362 11.4
    25-34 years 1794 15.0
    35-44 years 2344 19.6
    45-54 years 1804 15.0
    Others 3587 29.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4070 47.2
    Not Married 3465 40.2
    Defacto Relationship 1091 12.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8587 76.0
    Hong Kong 166 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 270 2.4
    United Kingdom 539 4.8
    Other 364 3.2
    Others 1377 12.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 170 1.6
    Christianity 6485 59.5
    Hinduism 113 1.0
    Islam 377 3.5
    No Religion 3666 33.6
    Others 96 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 296 7.5
    $1,500-$1,999 491 12.4
    $2,000-$2,499 397 10.0
    $2,500-$2,999 525 13.3
    $3,000-$3,499 336 8.5
    Others 1917 48.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4120 46.0
    Not in the labour force 2491 27.8
    Employed, worked part-time 1683 18.8
    Employed, away from work 399 4.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 263 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 996 16.1
    Professionals 1951 31.5
    Technicians & trades workers 711 11.5
    Community & personal service workers 502 8.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 932 15.0
    Others 1110 17.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 296 11.0
    Infants/Primary 870 32.2
    Secondary 670 24.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 204 7.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 580 21.5
    Others 83 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 8206 74.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2253 20.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 574 5.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 59 0.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1797 41.4
    Fully owned 1330 30.6
    Rented 1196 27.6
    Other tenure type 18 0.4
    Tenure Type
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