Suburb Profile Report for Drouin VIC (3818)

Drouin House: Median price $340,000, Annual capital growth 4.76%, Number of sales 264, Weekly median advertised rent $310

Drouin Unit: Median price $246,750, Annual capital growth 2.33%, Number of sales 36, Weekly median advertised rent $260

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: CoreLogic

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Drouin has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of VIC, giving investors a capital gain of 6.25% to date .

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Drouin comes in at number 472th in VIC.

At number 533th of VIC’s most discounted properties, Drouin is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

In the last year 264 properties changed hands in Drouin, which puts it as the 73th most active market in VIC when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 85.92km from the CBD, Drouin is one of Baw Baw localities in the postcode 3818.

VIC has seen average median house prices change by 3.11% which means that Drouin, 3818 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 0.71% over the last year

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Drouin has given property investors a paper return of 1.54%. This puts Suburb as 123 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in VIC

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.85% to buyers in Drouin at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of VIC.

Drouin, 3818’s gross rental yield is 5.48%

HOUSE UNIT
$340,000 $246,750
1.49% 1.54%
6.25% 0.71%
4.76% 2.33%
$310 $260
264 36
4.74% 5.48%
81.42 69.61

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 9685
Median household income ($/weekly) 990
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1500
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1194 12.3
    25-34 years 1196 12.3
    35-44 years 1168 12.1
    45-54 years 1193 12.3
    55-64 years 1146 11.8
    Others 3789 39.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3520 50.7
    Not Married 2729 39.3
    Defacto Relationship 700 10.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8226 88.3
    New Zealand 97 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 106 1.1
    United Kingdom 472 5.1
    Other 129 1.4
    Others 289 3.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 60 0.7
    Christianity 6133 70.2
    Islam 11 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 33 0.4
    No Religion 2481 28.4
    Others 20 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 471 14.5
    $600-$799 397 12.2
    $800-$999 324 9.9
    $1,000-$1,249 351 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 444 13.6
    Others 1272 39.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2932 39.7
    Employed, worked full-time 2498 33.8
    Employed, worked part-time 1407 19.1
    Employed, away from work 295 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 253 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 601 14.3
    Technicians & trades workers 782 18.6
    Community & personal service workers 446 10.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 482 11.5
    Labourers 622 14.8
    Others 1266 30.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 199 9.5
    Infants/Primary 762 36.5
    Secondary 610 29.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 250 12.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 192 9.2
    Others 74 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 8337 92.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 383 4.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 221 2.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 84 0.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 8 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1364 38.7
    Fully owned 1279 36.2
    Rented 872 24.7
    Other tenure type 14 0.4
    Tenure Type
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