Suburb Profile Report for Samson WA (6163)

Samson House: Median price $563,000, Annual capital growth 2.93%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $500

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Samson, 6163 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -11.34%.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Samson comes in at number 329th in WA.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Samson is offering property investors an average of -8.21. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 115th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.33 sales per month, which equates to 16 per year.

Advertised rents are around the $500 mark per week – giving a return of 4.62% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$563,000 N/A
-9.19% N/A
-11.34% N/A
2.93% N/A
$500 N/A
16 N/A
4.62% N/A
82.68 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1905
Median household income ($/weekly) 1415
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 187 9.8
    25-34 years 190 10.0
    35-44 years 188 9.9
    45-54 years 304 16.0
    55-64 years 319 16.7
    Others 717 37.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 828 53.2
    Not Married 643 41.3
    Defacto Relationship 86 5.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1304 69.8
    Japan 112 6.0
    Papua New Guinea 32 1.7
    United Kingdom 166 8.9
    Other 74 4.0
    Others 179 9.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1301 72.3
    No Religion 461 25.6
    Buddhism 17 0.9
    Islam 13 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.4
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 86 13.6
    $800-$999 53 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 80 12.6
    $2,000-$2,499 64 10.1
    $2,500-$2,999 62 9.8
    Others 289 45.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 592 36.7
    Not in the labour force 545 33.8
    Employed, worked part-time 358 22.2
    Employed, away from work 64 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 52 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 114 11.3
    Professionals 216 21.3
    Technicians & trades workers 166 16.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 168 16.6
    Sales 97 9.6
    Others 251 24.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 24 6.2
    Infants/Primary 123 31.8
    Secondary 99 25.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 39 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 96 24.8
    Others 6 1.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1737 93.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 116 6.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.2
    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 361 50.8
    Being purchased 266 37.4
    Rented 79 11.1
    Other tenure type 5 0.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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