Suburb Profile Report for Northam WA (6401)

Northam House: Median price $230,000, Annual capital growth -4.99%, 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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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Northam, 6401 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this WA suburb was -13.62%.

At number 41th of WA’s most discounted properties, Northam is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Situated 82.88km from the CBD, Northam is one of Northam localities in the postcode 6401.

HOUSE UNIT
$230,000 N/A
-2.13% N/A
-13.62% N/A
-4.99% N/A
$310 N/A
87 N/A
7.01% N/A
172.65 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6580
Median household income ($/weekly) 983
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1300
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 970 14.7
    25-34 years 745 11.3
    35-44 years 791 12.0
    45-54 years 859 13.1
    55-64 years 850 12.9
    Others 2365 35.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2022 47.9
    Not Married 1761 41.8
    Defacto Relationship 434 10.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4983 84.1
    Papua New Guinea 120 2.0
    Philippines 72 1.2
    United Kingdom 320 5.4
    Other 125 2.1
    Others 302 5.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 30 0.5
    Christianity 4043 71.6
    Hinduism 8 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 39 0.7
    No Religion 1521 26.9
    Others 8 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 224 11.1
    $400-$599 246 12.2
    $600-$799 195 9.7
    $800-$999 198 9.8
    $1,500-$1,999 250 12.4
    Others 898 44.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1766 38.4
    Employed, worked full-time 1617 35.2
    Employed, worked part-time 806 17.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 204 4.4
    Employed, away from work 203 4.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 349 13.3
    Technicians & trades workers 450 17.2
    Community & personal service workers 299 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 392 15.0
    Labourers 346 13.2
    Others 785 30.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 103 8.0
    Infants/Primary 579 45.1
    Secondary 357 27.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 143 11.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 63 4.9
    Others 38 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5269 93.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 179 3.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 112 2.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 69 1.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 781 34.9
    Being purchased 766 34.2
    Rented 682 30.4
    Other tenure type 11 0.5
    Tenure Type
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