Suburb Profile Report for Somerville WA (6430)

Somerville House: Median price $415,000, Annual capital growth 2.50%, Number of sales 43, Weekly median advertised rent $430

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Somerville has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -18.15% to date .

The five-year average increase in median property values for Somerville,6430 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -10.75% across each of those five years.

The most recent median price for Somerville is $415000, with sellers offering an average of -5.72% off the asking price.

Using the current median advertised rental of $430 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.50%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.39%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$415,000 N/A
-6.74% N/A
-18.15% N/A
2.50% N/A
$430 N/A
43 N/A
5.39% N/A
122 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3811
Median household income ($/weekly) 2431
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2400
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 674 17.7
    25-34 years 589 15.5
    35-44 years 723 19.0
    45-54 years 595 15.6
    55-64 years 317 8.3
    Others 913 24.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1258 51.3
    Not Married 861 35.1
    Defacto Relationship 333 13.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2648 74.3
    Papua New Guinea 302 8.5
    South Africa 124 3.5
    United Kingdom 127 3.6
    Other 171 4.8
    Others 190 5.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 32 0.9
    Christianity 2451 70.7
    Hinduism 33 1.0
    Islam 27 0.8
    No Religion 914 26.4
    Others 10 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 142 13.2
    $2,000-$2,499 103 9.6
    $2,500-$2,999 209 19.5
    $3,000-$3,499 143 13.3
    $4,000 or more 105 9.8
    Others 371 34.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1578 60.0
    Not in the labour force 419 15.9
    Employed, worked part-time 405 15.4
    Employed, away from work 141 5.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 85 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 225 10.6
    Professionals 312 14.7
    Technicians & trades workers 506 23.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 302 14.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 276 13.0
    Others 500 23.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 73 7.8
    Infants/Primary 470 50.5
    Secondary 226 24.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 81 8.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 64 6.9
    Others 17 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2921 85.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 203 5.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 147 4.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 147 4.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 513 43.0
    Rented 478 40.0
    Fully owned 203 17.0
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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