Suburb Profile Report for Carey Park WA (6230)

Carey Park House: Median price $269,000, Annual capital growth -0.62%, Number of sales 58, Weekly median advertised rent $290

Carey Park Unit: Median price $257,500, Annual capital growth -1.28%, Number of sales 11, Weekly median advertised rent $313

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Carey Park, 6230 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -3.05%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Carey Park,6230 has racked up an average of -3.05% over the period. This ranks it number 3476th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -8.94% to buyers in Carey Park at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of WA.

Residents and property investors in Carey Park have been waiting around 133.6 days to sell a property.

A $290 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.61%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -0.62%.

Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -8.04% for the last year, Carey Park, 6230 is the 1527th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Carey Park, 6230 has seen a median price increase of -1.53% over the last quarter.

Carey Park, 6230 is offering WA ‘s 92th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 10% of discounts offered by this WA.

Residents and property investors in Carey Park have been waiting around 107.27 days to sell a property.

A $312.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.31%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -1.28%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$269,000 $257,500
-3.93% -1.53%
-3.05% -8.04%
-0.62% -1.28%
$290 $313
58 11
5.61% 6.31%
133.6 107.27

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5037
Median household income ($/weekly) 930
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1387
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 546 10.8
    25-34 years 748 14.8
    35-44 years 627 12.4
    45-54 years 694 13.8
    55-64 years 551 10.9
    Others 1872 37.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1747 49.5
    Registered Married 1309 37.1
    Defacto Relationship 476 13.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3726 81.5
    Papua New Guinea 150 3.3
    Philippines 89 1.9
    United Kingdom 293 6.4
    Other 79 1.7
    Others 235 5.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 42 1.0
    Christianity 2842 65.7
    Hinduism 23 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 33 0.8
    No Religion 1377 31.8
    Others 7 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 248 13.9
    $600-$799 206 11.5
    $800-$999 183 10.2
    $1,000-$1,249 185 10.4
    $1,500-$1,999 208 11.6
    Others 756 42.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1373 37.0
    Employed, worked full-time 1295 34.9
    Employed, worked part-time 663 17.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 191 5.2
    Employed, away from work 184 5.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 451 21.1
    Community & personal service workers 253 11.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 222 10.4
    Machinery operators & drivers 263 12.3
    Labourers 376 17.6
    Others 574 26.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 71 8.6
    Infants/Primary 320 38.9
    Secondary 201 24.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 112 13.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 88 10.7
    Others 30 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3784 85.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 436 9.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 191 4.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 915 46.7
    Being purchased 569 29.1
    Fully owned 455 23.2
    Other tenure type 19 1.0
    Tenure Type
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