Suburb Profile Report for Riverton WA (6148)

Riverton House: Median price $680,000, Annual capital growth 5.93%, Number of sales 70, Weekly median advertised rent $395

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Riverton, 6148 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was 1.49%.

Comparing Riverton,6148 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Riverton, 6148. Typically our figures indicate that -8.60% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 628th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $395 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 5.93%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.02%

HOUSE UNIT
$680,000 N/A
7.94% N/A
1.49% N/A
5.93% N/A
$395 N/A
70 N/A
3.02% N/A
53.55 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5416
Median household income ($/weekly) 1413
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1960
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 758 14.0
    25-34 years 612 11.3
    35-44 years 748 13.8
    45-54 years 757 14.0
    55-64 years 630 11.6
    Others 1912 35.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2052 51.1
    Not Married 1741 43.4
    Defacto Relationship 222 5.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2615 50.9
    Indonesia 238 4.6
    Malta 329 6.4
    United Kingdom 447 8.7
    Other 355 6.9
    Others 1154 22.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 403 8.2
    Christianity 2912 59.0
    Hinduism 208 4.2
    Islam 244 4.9
    No Religion 1113 22.5
    Others 56 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 144 8.6
    $1,000-$1,249 150 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 225 13.4
    $2,000-$2,499 160 9.5
    $2,500-$2,999 193 11.5
    Others 807 48.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1562 37.7
    Not in the labour force 1421 34.3
    Employed, worked part-time 866 20.9
    Employed, away from work 154 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 138 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 278 10.8
    Professionals 672 26.1
    Technicians & trades workers 354 13.7
    Community & personal service workers 246 9.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 440 17.1
    Others 587 22.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 66 4.4
    Infants/Primary 493 32.5
    Secondary 390 25.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 126 8.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 419 27.6
    Others 23 1.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4741 93.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 225 4.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 84 1.7
    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 736 39.7
    Being purchased 590 31.8
    Rented 517 27.9
    Other tenure type 10 0.5
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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