Suburb Profile Report for Eaton WA (6232)

Eaton House: Median price $330,000, Annual capital growth -0.63%, Number of sales 113, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Eaton Unit: Median price $283,000, Annual capital growth -0.91%, Number of sales 12, Weekly median advertised rent $313

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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 Eaton, 6232 have given investors a capital gain of -7.04%. This compares badly with the -5.20% for WA as a whole.

Comparing Eaton,6232 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Property buyers and investors in Eaton 6232 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -8.14% . This means that Eaton is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in WA.

Eaton is 51th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in WA with a 5.52% return

Eaton has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -5.67% to date .

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Eaton has given property investors a paper return of -2.41%. This puts Suburb as 72 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in WA

A $312.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.74%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -0.91%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$330,000 $283,000
-2.37% -2.41%
-7.04% -5.67%
-0.63% -0.91%
$350 $313
113 12
5.52% 5.74%
115.58 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 8157
Median household income ($/weekly) 1438
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1742
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1149 14.1
    25-34 years 1105 13.5
    35-44 years 1091 13.4
    45-54 years 1091 13.4
    55-64 years 826 10.1
    Others 2894 35.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2897 51.9
    Not Married 1881 33.7
    Defacto Relationship 808 14.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6458 83.2
    Papua New Guinea 284 3.7
    South Africa 86 1.1
    United Kingdom 549 7.1
    Other 118 1.5
    Others 269 3.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 62 0.8
    Christianity 4889 66.3
    Islam 66 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 18 0.2
    No Religion 2327 31.6
    Others 10 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 296 11.9
    $1,250-$1,499 203 8.1
    $1,500-$1,999 394 15.8
    $2,000-$2,499 292 11.7
    $2,500-$2,999 271 10.9
    Others 1035 41.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2490 41.8
    Not in the labour force 1873 31.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1108 18.6
    Employed, away from work 300 5.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 180 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 879 22.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 481 12.3
    Sales 420 10.8
    Machinery operators & drivers 467 12.0
    Labourers 525 13.4
    Others 1132 29.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 127 7.7
    Infants/Primary 726 44.0
    Secondary 465 28.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 179 10.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 124 7.5
    Others 30 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6991 94.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 343 4.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 44 0.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 40 0.5
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1256 44.8
    Fully owned 773 27.6
    Rented 701 25.0
    Other tenure type 75 2.7
    Tenure Type
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