Suburb Profile Report for Cooloongup WA (6168)

Cooloongup House: Median price $296,750, Annual capital growth -0.63%, Number of sales 87, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Cooloongup, 6168 have given investors a capital gain of -8.69%. This compares badly with the -3.96% for WA as a whole.

Cooloongup,6168 was ranked 3766 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Cooloongup should be aiming for at least -9.14% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

A $310 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.43%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -0.63%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$296,750 N/A
-4.27% N/A
-8.69% N/A
-0.63% N/A
$310 N/A
87 N/A
5.43% N/A
99.83 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6746
Median household income ($/weekly) 1025
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1560
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 826 12.2
    25-34 years 773 11.5
    35-44 years 845 12.5
    45-54 years 933 13.8
    55-64 years 809 12.0
    Others 2561 38.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2168 44.5
    Registered Married 2090 42.9
    Defacto Relationship 619 12.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4413 69.2
    Papua New Guinea 309 4.8
    South Africa 100 1.6
    United Kingdom 1069 16.8
    Other 129 2.0
    Others 361 5.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 57 0.9
    Christianity 3926 64.9
    Islam 44 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 50 0.8
    No Religion 1954 32.3
    Others 20 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 202 9.2
    $400-$599 291 13.3
    $600-$799 230 10.5
    $800-$999 214 9.8
    $1,500-$1,999 284 12.9
    Others 973 44.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2027 39.5
    Employed, worked full-time 1792 34.9
    Employed, worked part-time 829 16.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 250 4.9
    Employed, away from work 239 4.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 590 20.6
    Community & personal service workers 386 13.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 368 12.9
    Machinery operators & drivers 350 12.2
    Labourers 413 14.4
    Others 752 26.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 82 6.4
    Infants/Primary 500 39.3
    Secondary 384 30.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 152 11.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 109 8.6
    Others 45 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5918 94.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 216 3.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 150 2.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 10 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1046 42.5
    Rented 718 29.2
    Fully owned 683 27.8
    Other tenure type 13 0.5
    Tenure Type
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