Suburb Profile Report for Castletown WA (6450)

Castletown House: Median price $360,000, Annual capital growth 1.51%, Number of sales 51, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Castletown, 6450 should be unhappy with this WA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -7.69%

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Castletown,6450 has racked up an average of -7.69% over the period. This ranks it number 3857th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

State is the most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -8.23% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Castletown itself are offering an average vendor discount of -7.81% to real estate investors.

At number 3478 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Castletown is in the bottom 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 134.97 for properties listed there.

Situated 603.27km from the CBD, Castletown is one of Esperance localities in the postcode 6450.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$360,000 N/A
1.41% N/A
-7.69% N/A
1.51% N/A
$340 N/A
51 N/A
4.91% N/A
134.97 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3816
Median household income ($/weekly) 1338
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1780
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 600 15.7
    25-34 years 460 12.1
    35-44 years 584 15.3
    45-54 years 483 12.7
    55-64 years 425 11.1
    Others 1265 33.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1247 53.2
    Not Married 763 32.5
    Defacto Relationship 335 14.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2978 86.5
    Papua New Guinea 100 2.9
    South Africa 55 1.6
    United Kingdom 180 5.2
    Other 45 1.3
    Others 84 2.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 23 0.7
    Christianity 2067 63.0
    Judaism 6 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 13 0.4
    No Religion 1167 35.6
    Others 6 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 114 10.6
    $1,000-$1,249 98 9.1
    $1,250-$1,499 122 11.3
    $1,500-$1,999 159 14.7
    $2,000-$2,499 131 12.1
    Others 455 42.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1050 40.1
    Not in the labour force 788 30.1
    Employed, worked part-time 556 21.2
    Employed, away from work 153 5.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 72 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 202 11.5
    Professionals 250 14.3
    Technicians & trades workers 307 17.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 220 12.5
    Labourers 219 12.5
    Others 556 31.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 80 10.2
    Infants/Primary 364 46.6
    Secondary 229 29.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 61 7.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 34 4.4
    Others 13 1.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3094 96.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 81 2.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 29 0.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 16 0.5
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 431 34.9
    Rented 408 33.0
    Fully owned 397 32.1
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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