Suburb Profile Report for Viewbank VIC (3084)

Viewbank House: Median price $966,500, Annual capital growth 8.78%, Number of sales 72, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Viewbank Unit: Median price $555,500, Annual capital growth 5.93%, Number of sales 22, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Viewbank, 3084 should be relatively pleased with this VIC suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 13.71%

While Viewbank,3084 ranked number 494th in VIC for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 114th over the last 5 years.

At number 21th of VIC’s most discounted properties, Viewbank is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Situated 14.16km from the CBD, Viewbank is one of Banyule localities in the postcode 3084.

Investment property in Viewbank has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 9.78%

Viewbank,3084 has offered an average of 9.78% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Advertised rents are around the $380 mark per week – giving a return of 3.56% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$966,500 $555,500
0.52% 1.74%
13.71% 9.78%
8.78% 5.93%
$480 $380
72 22
2.58% 3.56%
31.82 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6730
Median household income ($/weekly) 1511
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 816 12.1
    35-44 years 1028 15.3
    45-54 years 968 14.4
    55-64 years 849 12.6
    65-74 years 789 11.7
    Others 2282 33.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3109 59.7
    Not Married 1882 36.1
    Defacto Relationship 217 4.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4783 73.3
    Hong Kong 126 1.9
    Japan 196 3.0
    United Kingdom 235 3.6
    Other 233 3.6
    Others 949 14.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 119 1.9
    Christianity 4450 70.8
    Hinduism 91 1.4
    Islam 99 1.6
    No Religion 1485 23.6
    Others 38 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 220 10.2
    $1,000-$1,249 184 8.5
    $1,500-$1,999 286 13.2
    $2,000-$2,499 219 10.1
    $2,500-$2,999 245 11.3
    Others 1005 46.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1940 36.5
    Not in the labour force 1936 36.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1110 20.9
    Employed, away from work 195 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 128 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 449 13.8
    Professionals 981 30.2
    Technicians & trades workers 362 11.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 540 16.6
    Sales 341 10.5
    Others 576 17.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 154 9.6
    Infants/Primary 537 33.4
    Secondary 474 29.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 94 5.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 304 18.9
    Others 45 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6120 93.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 237 3.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 199 3.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1211 51.4
    Being purchased 884 37.5
    Rented 259 11.0
    Other tenure type 3 0.1
    Tenure Type
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