Suburb Profile Report for Samson WA (6163)

Samson House: Median price $563,000, Annual capital growth 2.37%, Number of sales 18, Weekly median advertised rent $470

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

Over the last year, property investments in Samson, 6163 have given investors a capital gain of -9.19%. This compares very badly with the -2.82% for WA as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Samson comes in at number 355th in WA.

The most recent median price for Samson is $563000, with sellers offering an average of -7.18% off the asking price.

In the last year 18 properties changed hands in Samson, which puts it as the 362th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

A $470 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.34%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.37%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$563,000 N/A
-6.48% N/A
-9.19% N/A
2.37% N/A
$470 N/A
18 N/A
4.34% N/A
88.61 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (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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