Suburb Profile Report for Calwell ACT (2905)

Calwell House: Median price $540,000, Annual capital growth 2.81%, Number of sales 68, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Calwell Unit: Median price $380,000, Annual capital growth 2.63%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Calwell, 2905 ranked 47th in ACT when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Calwell is one of 126 in our list for ACT

Calwell,2905 has offered an average of 8.00% 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 Calwell, 2905. Typically our figures indicate that -2.52% is being offered, which puts this ACT suburb at 915th most discounted overall in Australia.

At number 795th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Calwell, 2905 is in the top half with a property value increase of 5.12% recorded in median house prices.

Comparing Calwell,2905 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

State is the 2nd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -3.82% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Calwell itself are offering an average vendor discount of -2.51% to real estate investors.

In the last year 37 properties changed hands in Calwell, which puts it as the 32th most active market in ACT when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Calwell, 2905’s gross rental yield is 5.34%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$540,000 $380,000
-4.51% -0.65%
8.00% 5.12%
2.81% 2.63%
$490 $390
68 37
4.72% 5.34%
52.17 42.34

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Excellent (U), Very good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5834
Median household income ($/weekly) 2093
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1952
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 824 14.1
    25-34 years 780 13.4
    35-44 years 831 14.2
    45-54 years 1073 18.4
    55-64 years 567 9.7
    Others 1758 30.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2134 49.6
    Not Married 1738 40.4
    Defacto Relationship 429 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4679 82.8
    Indonesia 42 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 67 1.2
    United Kingdom 240 4.2
    Other 233 4.1
    Others 389 6.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 110 2.0
    Christianity 3712 68.2
    Islam 78 1.4
    Other Religious Groups 38 0.7
    No Religion 1463 26.9
    Others 43 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 266 14.6
    $2,000-$2,499 239 13.1
    $2,500-$2,999 260 14.2
    $3,000-$3,499 191 10.5
    $4,000 or more 170 9.3
    Others 701 38.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2417 54.0
    Employed, worked part-time 882 19.7
    Not in the labour force 849 19.0
    Employed, away from work 231 5.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 95 2.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 509 14.4
    Professionals 751 21.3
    Technicians & trades workers 455 12.9
    Community & personal service workers 381 10.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 782 22.2
    Others 651 18.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 89 5.4
    Infants/Primary 509 30.8
    Secondary 545 33.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 179 10.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 279 16.9
    Others 53 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5060 90.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 304 5.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 247 4.4
    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 1081 54.3
    Fully owned 496 24.9
    Rented 411 20.6
    Other tenure type 4 0.2
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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