Suburb Profile Report for Northam WA (6401)

Northam House: Median price $235,000, Annual capital growth -3.15%, Number of sales 101, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of 3.30% for the last year, Northam, 6401 is the 2590th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Northam comes in at number 346th in WA.

Property buyers and investors in Northam 6401 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -10.96% . This means that Northam is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in WA.

Northam, 6401’s gross rental yield is 6.64%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$235,000 N/A
2.17% N/A
3.30% N/A
-3.15% N/A
$300 N/A
101 N/A
6.64% N/A
113.8 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Below average (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
Census 2011, ABS
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