Suburb Profile Report for St Leonards VIC (3223)

St Leonards House: Median price $412,500, Annual capital growth 4.90%, Number of sales 108, Weekly median advertised rent $280

St Leonards Unit: Median price $310,000, Annual capital growth 10.39%, Number of sales 17, Weekly median advertised rent $270

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

Source: CoreLogic

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St Leonards is in the TOP 30% in VIC when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. St Leonards gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 11.49%.

Over the longer term, St Leonards has seen property prices show investors a 19.57% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

St Leonards, 3223 is offering VIC ‘s 159th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this VIC.

At number 3181 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, St Leonards is in the bottom 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 121.59 for properties listed there.

Advertised rents are around the $280 mark per week – giving a return of 3.53% based on the median price in Suburb

At number 1673th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, St Leonards, 3223 is in the BOTTOM 10% with a property value increase of -16.55% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, St Leonards,3223 has racked up an average of -16.55% over the period. This ranks it number 570th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

St Leonards, 3223 is offering VIC ‘s 253th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 30% of discounts offered by this VIC.

In the last year 17 properties changed hands in St Leonards, which puts it as the 316th most active market in VIC when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 46.05km from the CBD, St Leonards is one of Greater Geelong localities in the postcode 3223.

HOUSE UNIT
$412,500 $310,000
1.85% -5.63%
11.49% -16.55%
4.90% 10.39%
$280 $270
108 17
3.53% 4.53%
121.59 54.58

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2000
Median household income ($/weekly) 730
Median age of persons 53
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1560
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 214 10.7
    45-54 years 256 12.8
    55-64 years 375 18.8
    65-74 years 320 16.0
    75-84 years 211 10.6
    Others 624 31.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 837 54.8
    Not Married 568 37.2
    Defacto Relationship 122 8.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1574 83.1
    Hong Kong 32 1.7
    Japan 36 1.9
    United Kingdom 103 5.4
    Other 29 1.5
    Others 119 6.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1258 69.5
    No Religion 525 29.0
    Buddhism 19 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 4 0.2
    Judaism 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 82 10.5
    $400-$599 152 19.5
    $600-$799 120 15.4
    $800-$999 86 11.0
    $1,000-$1,249 74 9.5
    Others 265 34.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 918 56.5
    Employed, worked full-time 354 21.8
    Employed, worked part-time 238 14.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 3.7
    Employed, away from work 54 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 95 14.7
    Technicians & trades workers 111 17.2
    Community & personal service workers 73 11.3
    Sales 82 12.7
    Labourers 90 14.0
    Others 194 30.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 9.8
    Infants/Primary 115 36.3
    Secondary 95 30.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 32 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 28 8.8
    Others 16 5.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1674 91.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 91 5.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 64 3.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 4 0.2
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 414 50.1
    Rented 222 26.8
    Being purchased 191 23.1
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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