Suburb Profile Report for St James WA (6102)

St James House: Median price $502,500, Annual capital growth 12.63%, Number of sales 84, Weekly median advertised rent N/A

St James Unit: Median price $396,000, Annual capital growth 13.20%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent N/A

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 11.67% for the last year, St James, 6102 is the 1160th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, St James has given property investors a paper return of -10.93%. This puts Suburb as 180 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in WA

Over the last year, property investments in St James, 6102 have given investors a capital gain of 8.05%. This compares favourably with the 4.44% for WA as a whole.

Situated 7.30km from the CBD, St James is one of Canning (C) localities in the postcode 6102.

HOUSE UNIT
$502,500 $396,000
-10.93% N/A
11.67% 8.05%
12.63% 13.20%
N/A N/A
84 15
N/A N/A
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4532
Median household income ($/weekly) 1222
Median age of persons 30
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 393 8.7
    20-24 years 661 14.6
    25-34 years 1018 22.5
    35-44 years 607 13.4
    45-54 years 482 10.6
    Others 1372 30.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1805 53.9
    Registered Married 1162 34.7
    Defacto Relationship 381 11.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2345 56.0
    Indonesia 141 3.4
    Malta 179 4.3
    United Kingdom 294 7.0
    Other 401 9.6
    Others 824 19.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 207 5.1
    Christianity 2194 54.5
    Hinduism 113 2.8
    Islam 251 6.2
    No Religion 1186 29.5
    Others 72 1.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 132 8.5
    $400-$599 133 8.6
    $600-$799 139 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 201 13.0
    $2,500-$2,999 160 10.3
    Others 784 50.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1352 38.2
    Not in the labour force 1136 32.1
    Employed, worked part-time 754 21.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 168 4.8
    Employed, away from work 126 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 630 28.3
    Technicians & trades workers 324 14.5
    Community & personal service workers 252 11.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 303 13.6
    Labourers 205 9.2
    Others 513 23.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 280 22.7
    Secondary 136 11.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 155 12.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 574 46.4
    Other type of educational institution 50 4.0
    Others 41 3.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3239 79.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 447 11.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 392 9.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 822 48.6
    Being purchased 501 29.6
    Fully owned 361 21.3
    Other tenure type 9 0.5
    Tenure Type
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