Suburb Profile Report for Booragoon WA (6154)

Booragoon House: Median price $870,000, Annual capital growth 3.68%, Number of sales 93, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Booragoon Unit: Median price $550,000, Annual capital growth 5.17%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2990th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Booragoon, 6154 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of -0.68% recorded in median house prices.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Booragoon,6154 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 13.73% across each of those five years.

Booragoon, 6154 is offering WA ‘s 190th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the middle of discounts offered by this WA.

The WA suburb of Booragoon, 6154 is in the Melville local government area.

Booragoon has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -0.54% to date .

While Booragoon,6154 ranked number 19th in WA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 8th over the last 5 years.

With the median price for a house in Booragoon being $550000 and the advertised rent reaching $390 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.69%

HOUSE UNIT
$870,000 $550,000
2.35% 1.38%
-0.68% -0.54%
3.68% 5.17%
$495 $390
93 10
2.96% 3.69%
83.29 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5461
Median household income ($/weekly) 1489
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2178
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 664 12.2
    25-34 years 474 8.7
    35-44 years 693 12.7
    45-54 years 767 14.0
    55-64 years 665 12.2
    Others 2199 40.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2201 53.6
    Not Married 1700 41.4
    Defacto Relationship 203 4.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3078 59.9
    Malta 167 3.2
    South Africa 166 3.2
    United Kingdom 623 12.1
    Other 239 4.6
    Others 869 16.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 132 2.6
    Christianity 3416 67.9
    Islam 75 1.5
    Other Religious Groups 49 1.0
    No Religion 1326 26.4
    Others 30 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 154 8.5
    $600-$799 160 8.8
    $1,500-$1,999 181 10.0
    $2,500-$2,999 219 12.1
    $3,000-$3,499 156 8.6
    Others 944 52.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1678 38.7
    Employed, worked full-time 1524 35.1
    Employed, worked part-time 908 20.9
    Employed, away from work 135 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 94 2.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 387 15.1
    Professionals 818 31.8
    Technicians & trades workers 296 11.5
    Community & personal service workers 236 9.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 358 13.9
    Others 476 18.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 68 5.0
    Infants/Primary 434 31.8
    Secondary 342 25.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 96 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 397 29.1
    Others 29 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4360 86.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 539 10.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 158 3.1
    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 999 50.1
    Being purchased 627 31.4
    Rented 359 18.0
    Other tenure type 9 0.5
    Tenure Type
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