Suburb Profile Report for South Kalgoorlie WA (6430)

South Kalgoorlie House: Median price $279,000, Annual capital growth 5.37%, Number of sales 53, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in South Kalgoorlie has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -8.52%

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

At number 82th of WA’s most discounted properties, South Kalgoorlie is in the bottom 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in South Kalgoorlie have been waiting around 120.1 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in South Kalgoorlie being $279000 and the advertised rent reaching $330 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 6.15%

HOUSE UNIT
$279,000 N/A
0.00% N/A
-8.52% N/A
5.37% N/A
$330 N/A
53 N/A
6.15% N/A
120.1 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4849
Median household income ($/weekly) 1756
Median age of persons 30
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 691 14.3
    25-34 years 893 18.4
    35-44 years 689 14.2
    45-54 years 603 12.4
    55-64 years 448 9.2
    Others 1525 31.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1314 43.2
    Registered Married 1159 38.1
    Defacto Relationship 569 18.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3245 75.8
    Papua New Guinea 467 10.9
    South Africa 65 1.5
    United Kingdom 132 3.1
    Other 129 3.0
    Others 244 5.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 41 1.0
    Christianity 2503 62.5
    Hinduism 50 1.2
    Islam 24 0.6
    No Religion 1358 33.9
    Others 30 0.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 106 8.2
    $1,500-$1,999 192 14.9
    $2,000-$2,499 142 11.0
    $2,500-$2,999 178 13.8
    $3,000-$3,499 111 8.6
    Others 561 43.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1640 50.0
    Not in the labour force 840 25.6
    Employed, worked part-time 483 14.7
    Employed, away from work 174 5.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 141 4.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 233 10.2
    Technicians & trades workers 536 23.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 268 11.7
    Machinery operators & drivers 444 19.3
    Labourers 240 10.5
    Others 574 25.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 89 9.9
    Infants/Primary 411 45.8
    Secondary 211 23.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 103 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 58 6.5
    Others 26 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3509 85.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 519 12.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 74 1.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 683 46.0
    Rented 579 39.0
    Fully owned 217 14.6
    Other tenure type 6 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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