Suburb Profile Report for Utakarra WA (6530)

Utakarra House: Median price $164,500, Annual capital growth 2.37%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $260

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Utakarra, 6530 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 -43.66%

Utakarra,6530 has offered an average of -43.66% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Utakarra, 6530. Typically our figures indicate that -17.35% is being offered, which puts this WA suburb at 34th most discounted overall in Australia.

A $260 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 8.22%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.37%.

HOUSE UNIT
$164,500 N/A
N/A N/A
-43.66% N/A
2.37% N/A
$260 N/A
15 N/A
8.22% N/A
130.86 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Poor (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1292
Median household income ($/weekly) 1028
Median age of persons 29
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1389
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 139 10.8
    5-14 years 208 16.1
    25-34 years 172 13.3
    35-44 years 159 12.3
    45-54 years 161 12.5
    Others 452 35.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 366 43.5
    Registered Married 315 37.4
    Defacto Relationship 161 19.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1058 90.3
    Papua New Guinea 17 1.5
    Philippines 16 1.4
    Thailand 11 0.9
    United Kingdom 41 3.5
    Others 29 2.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 20 1.8
    Christianity 689 63.6
    Islam 14 1.3
    Other Religious Groups 11 1.0
    No Religion 346 31.9
    Others 3 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 53 14.3
    $600-$799 39 10.5
    $1,000-$1,249 45 12.2
    $1,250-$1,499 40 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 51 13.8
    Others 142 38.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 330 37.7
    Not in the labour force 317 36.2
    Employed, worked part-time 135 15.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 62 7.1
    Employed, away from work 32 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 107 21.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 59 11.8
    Sales 60 12.0
    Machinery operators & drivers 78 15.6
    Labourers 81 16.2
    Others 116 23.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 124 48.1
    Secondary 66 25.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 37 14.3
    Pre-school 22 8.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 9 3.5
    Others 0 0.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1143 95.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 50 4.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.3
    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 188 46.4
    Rented 140 34.6
    Fully owned 74 18.3
    Other tenure type 3 0.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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