Suburb Profile Report for Herne Hill VIC (3218)

Herne Hill House: Median price $390,000, Annual capital growth 5.79%, Number of sales 63, Weekly median advertised rent $320

Herne Hill Unit: Median price $226,000, Annual capital growth 4.30%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $220

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 5.91% for the last 12 months, Herne Hill, 3218 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.79% property growth over the last 5 years.

Over the longer term, Herne Hill has seen property prices show investors a 11.43% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Herne Hill, 3218 is offering VIC ‘s 374th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 40% of discounts offered by this VIC.

At number 167 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Herne Hill is in the TOP 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 39.26 for properties listed there.

The VIC suburb of Herne Hill, 3218 is in the Greater Geelong local government area.

Property investors who have had real estate in Herne Hill, 3218 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 6.10%

Herne Hill,3218 has offered an average of 6.10% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Vendor discounting in Herne Hill is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -8.41%. This puts suburb at number 18th in VIC when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

A $220 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.06%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 4.30%.

HOUSE UNIT
$390,000 $226,000
0.63% 5.12%
5.91% 6.10%
5.79% 4.30%
$320 $220
63 27
4.27% 5.06%
39.26 109.17

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3322
Median household income ($/weekly) 917
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1300
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 315 9.5
    25-34 years 519 15.6
    35-44 years 451 13.6
    45-54 years 463 13.9
    55-64 years 355 10.7
    Others 1220 36.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1268 49.3
    Registered Married 1032 40.1
    Defacto Relationship 272 10.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2730 88.1
    New Zealand 19 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 40 1.3
    United Kingdom 105 3.4
    Other 66 2.1
    Others 137 4.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 27 0.9
    Christianity 2072 70.2
    Islam 25 0.8
    Other Religious Groups 18 0.6
    No Religion 794 26.9
    Others 14 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 141 10.4
    $400-$599 201 14.8
    $600-$799 166 12.2
    $1,000-$1,249 136 10.0
    $1,500-$1,999 175 12.9
    Others 537 39.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 984 37.2
    Not in the labour force 940 35.6
    Employed, worked part-time 516 19.5
    Employed, away from work 117 4.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 86 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 275 17.0
    Technicians & trades workers 275 17.0
    Community & personal service workers 212 13.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 202 12.5
    Labourers 196 12.1
    Others 457 28.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 186 29.7
    Secondary 167 26.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 89 14.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 116 18.5
    Other type of educational institution 35 5.6
    Others 33 5.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2582 83.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 495 16.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 19 0.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 498 34.5
    Rented 488 33.8
    Being purchased 455 31.5
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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