Suburb Profile Report for Dongara WA (6525)

Dongara House: Median price $267,500, Annual capital growth -0.12%, Number of sales 22, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Dongara, 6525 have given investors a capital gain of -33.13%. This compares very badly with the -5.20% for WA as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Dongara,6525 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -22.46% across each of those five years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Dongara should be aiming for at least -11.93% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Dongara is 43th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in WA with a 5.64% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$267,500 N/A
-0.93% N/A
-33.13% N/A
-0.12% N/A
$290 N/A
22 N/A
5.64% N/A
122.77 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1351
Median household income ($/weekly) 1004
Median age of persons 44
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1720
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 199 14.7
    35-44 years 159 11.8
    45-54 years 201 14.9
    55-64 years 208 15.4
    65-74 years 160 11.8
    Others 424 31.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 490 56.1
    Not Married 265 30.3
    Defacto Relationship 119 13.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1086 85.1
    Greece 6 0.5
    Papua New Guinea 45 3.5
    United Kingdom 97 7.6
    Other 12 0.9
    Others 30 2.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 822 67.2
    No Religion 391 31.9
    Buddhism 7 0.6
    Islam 4 0.3
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 31 7.9
    $400-$599 68 17.3
    $800-$999 36 9.2
    $1,250-$1,499 41 10.5
    $1,500-$1,999 46 11.7
    Others 170 43.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 440 44.2
    Employed, worked full-time 297 29.8
    Employed, worked part-time 187 18.8
    Employed, away from work 42 4.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 29 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 59 11.2
    Professionals 57 10.9
    Technicians & trades workers 119 22.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 58 11.0
    Labourers 93 17.7
    Others 139 26.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 25 9.5
    Infants/Primary 123 46.9
    Secondary 65 24.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 36 13.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 8 3.1
    Others 5 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1094 92.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 31 2.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 30 2.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 29 2.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.3
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 187 39.1
    Rented 153 32.0
    Being purchased 135 28.2
    Other tenure type 3 0.6
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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