Suburb Profile Report for Dunsborough WA (6281)

Dunsborough House: Median price $585,000, Annual capital growth 1.40%, Number of sales 137, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Dunsborough Unit: Median price $552,500, Annual capital growth 0.73%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -7.87% for the last year, Dunsborough, 6281 is the 3712th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Dunsborough comes in at number 157th in WA.

At number 285th of WA’s most discounted properties, Dunsborough is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Over the last year, property investments in Dunsborough, 6281 have given investors a capital gain of -0.90%. This compares favourably with the -3.23% for WA as a whole.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Dunsborough has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.75% to buyers in Dunsborough at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of WA.

The WA suburb of Dunsborough, 6281 is in the Busselton local government area.

HOUSE UNIT
$585,000 $552,500
-4.88% N/A
-7.87% -0.90%
1.40% 0.73%
$450 $410
137 28
4.00% 3.86%
114.68 95.65

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4005
Median household income ($/weekly) 1356
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2058
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 639 16.0
    25-34 years 581 14.5
    35-44 years 749 18.7
    45-54 years 473 11.8
    55-64 years 416 10.4
    Others 1148 28.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1388 53.5
    Not Married 829 31.9
    Defacto Relationship 378 14.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3030 79.7
    Papua New Guinea 103 2.7
    South Africa 32 0.8
    United Kingdom 371 9.8
    Other 93 2.4
    Others 174 4.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 43 1.2
    Christianity 2295 62.8
    Hinduism 6 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.6
    No Religion 1279 35.0
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 112 9.3
    $800-$999 114 9.5
    $1,250-$1,499 142 11.8
    $1,500-$1,999 192 16.0
    $2,000-$2,499 129 10.7
    Others 512 42.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1074 37.1
    Not in the labour force 843 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 741 25.6
    Employed, away from work 165 5.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 75 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 270 13.6
    Professionals 337 17.0
    Technicians & trades workers 418 21.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 235 11.9
    Sales 222 11.2
    Others 501 25.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 8.4
    Infants/Primary 450 50.2
    Secondary 213 23.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 75 8.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 67 7.5
    Others 16 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3394 95.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 107 3.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 34 1.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 11 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 4 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 507 36.5
    Rented 506 36.5
    Fully owned 370 26.7
    Other tenure type 5 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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