Suburb Profile Report for Como WA (6152)

Como House: Median price $880,000, Annual capital growth 1.78%, Number of sales 135, Weekly median advertised rent $475

Como Unit: Median price $485,000, Annual capital growth 2.02%, Number of sales 187, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2554th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Como, 6152 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of 3.53% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Como,6152 has racked up an average of 3.53% over the period. This ranks it number 3521th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

The most recent median price for Como is $880000, with sellers offering an average of -8.83% off the asking price.

In the last year 135 properties changed hands in Como, which puts it as the 55th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 5.18km from the CBD, Como is one of South Perth localities in the postcode 6152.

Property value increases in Como have tracked just higher than the WA average of -5.01% over the last 12 months.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Como has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Como6152 is located in WA which offers an average discount of -8.93% to property investors. Como itself is showing figures that indicate -6.86% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Como is 100th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in WA with a 3.75% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$880,000 $485,000
1.15% 0.00%
3.53% -3.39%
1.78% 2.02%
$475 $350
135 187
2.81% 3.75%
91.5 79.1

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 13399
Median household income ($/weekly) 1432
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2037
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 1466 10.9
    25-34 years 2796 20.9
    35-44 years 1724 12.9
    45-54 years 1576 11.8
    55-64 years 1556 11.6
    Others 4280 31.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5295 50.7
    Registered Married 3922 37.5
    Defacto Relationship 1236 11.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 7957 63.1
    Malta 296 2.3
    Papua New Guinea 274 2.2
    United Kingdom 1094 8.7
    Other 855 6.8
    Others 2125 16.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 424 3.5
    Christianity 7478 62.0
    Hinduism 171 1.4
    Islam 391 3.2
    No Religion 3464 28.7
    Others 124 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 472 8.7
    $1,000-$1,249 439 8.1
    $1,250-$1,499 454 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 631 11.6
    $2,500-$2,999 694 12.8
    Others 2740 50.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5061 45.6
    Not in the labour force 3232 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 2105 19.0
    Employed, away from work 401 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 303 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 980 12.9
    Professionals 2549 33.7
    Technicians & trades workers 833 11.0
    Community & personal service workers 672 8.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 1216 16.1
    Others 1318 17.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 133 4.5
    Infants/Primary 593 20.2
    Secondary 519 17.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 298 10.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1299 44.3
    Others 93 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 5325 43.8
    Separate house 5228 43.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 1617 13.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2587 43.9
    Being purchased 1593 27.0
    Fully owned 1577 26.7
    Other tenure type 139 2.4
    Tenure Type
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