Suburb Profile Report for Gordon ACT (2906)

Gordon House: Median price $635,000, Annual capital growth 3.69%, Number of sales 67, Weekly median advertised rent $530

Gordon Unit: Median price $399,500, Annual capital growth 1.88%, Number of sales 90, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Gordon, 2906 have given investors a capital gain of 5.26%. This compares badly with the 8.25% for ACT as a whole.

Gordon,2906 has offered an average of 5.26% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Gordon should be aiming for at least -3.40% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Situated 20.34km from the CBD, Gordon is one of Unincorporated ACT localities in the postcode 2906.

Over the last year, property investments in Gordon, 2906 have given investors a capital gain of 6.21%. This compares favourably with the 1.77% for ACT as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Gordon comes in at number 34th in ACT.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Gordon are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -2.12% below the asking price at the moment.

Property investors should expect to get $400 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$635,000 $399,500
4.96% -0.13%
11.40% 5.13%
3.69% 1.88%
$530 $400
67 90
4.34% 5.21%
50.07 55.14

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7763
Median household income ($/weekly) 1978
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2080
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1136 14.6
    15-19 years 717 9.2
    25-34 years 1044 13.4
    35-44 years 1218 15.7
    45-54 years 1307 16.8
    Others 2344 30.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2836 50.5
    Not Married 2139 38.1
    Defacto Relationship 646 11.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5947 80.2
    Indonesia 89 1.2
    Papua New Guinea 69 0.9
    United Kingdom 309 4.2
    Other 333 4.5
    Others 671 9.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 207 2.9
    Christianity 4869 67.9
    Hinduism 87 1.2
    Islam 148 2.1
    No Religion 1795 25.0
    Others 63 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 364 15.1
    $2,000-$2,499 345 14.3
    $2,500-$2,999 300 12.5
    $3,000-$3,499 229 9.5
    $4,000 or more 193 8.0
    Others 976 40.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3087 53.0
    Not in the labour force 1216 20.9
    Employed, worked part-time 1097 18.8
    Employed, away from work 295 5.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 131 2.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 630 14.1
    Professionals 908 20.3
    Technicians & trades workers 553 12.4
    Community & personal service workers 448 10.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 1079 24.1
    Others 856 19.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 121 5.7
    Infants/Primary 676 32.1
    Secondary 742 35.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 229 10.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 290 13.8
    Others 51 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6504 88.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 856 11.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    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 1440 55.1
    Rented 594 22.7
    Fully owned 571 21.9
    Other tenure type 7 0.3
    Tenure Type
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