Suburb Profile Report for Samson WA (6163)

Samson House: Median price $566,000, Annual capital growth 3.36%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $480

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Samson has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -16.15%

Over the longer term, Samson has seen property prices show investors a -1.57% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Samson is offering property investors an average of -8.22. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 80th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

Advertised rents are around the $480 mark per week – giving a return of 4.41% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$566,000 N/A
-8.71% N/A
-16.15% N/A
3.36% N/A
$480 N/A
15 N/A
4.41% N/A
92.66 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (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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