Suburb Profile Report for Peterhead SA (5016)

Peterhead House: Median price $322,500, Annual capital growth 1.28%, Number of sales 20, Weekly median advertised rent $368

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

Source: Monthly data update for Feb 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Nov 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Property investors who have had real estate in Peterhead, 5016 should be unhappy with this SA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -7.86%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Peterhead comes in at number 427th in SA.

With the median price for a house in Peterhead being $322500 and the advertised rent reaching $367.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.93%

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Postcode: 5016

Median house price: $392,750

Three-year growth: 10.6%

Rental yield: 5.2%

15km from the Adelaide CBD, the suburb of Peterhead offers reasonably priced housing near the conveniences of the city. The median value for houses comes in at just under $400,000 following a price hike of 3.4% in the 12 months to July 2018, continuing an existing trend of consistent and gentle growth.

Peterhead is situated on the LeFevre Peninsula, adjacent to the suburbs of Largs Bay and Birkenhead. The Port River runs along the southern end of Peterhead, while the Outer Harbor railway line borders the suburb in the east and west. There is a museum on Fletcher Road, and a convenience store on Victoria Road.

While the suburb itself is not particularly rich in amenities, it has excellent neighbours providing access to schools, such as LeFevre Primary School in Birkenhead and LeFevre High School in Semaphore South.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$322,500 N/A
-6.52% N/A
-7.86% N/A
1.28% N/A
$368 N/A
20 N/A
5.93% N/A
65.9090909090909 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Feb 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Nov 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1144
Median household income ($/weekly) 945
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1500
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 93 8.1
    25-34 years 199 17.4
    35-44 years 151 13.2
    45-54 years 200 17.5
    55-64 years 144 12.6
    Others 356 31.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 445 49.6
    Registered Married 337 37.5
    Defacto Relationship 116 12.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 925 84.9
    Japan 9 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 9 0.8
    United Kingdom 73 6.7
    Other 21 1.9
    Others 52 4.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 15 1.5
    Christianity 602 59.8
    Islam 11 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.7
    No Religion 369 36.6
    Others 3 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 54 10.9
    $400-$599 51 10.3
    $600-$799 62 12.5
    $1,000-$1,249 61 12.3
    $1,500-$1,999 62 12.5
    Others 206 41.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 374 40.3
    Not in the labour force 312 33.7
    Employed, worked part-time 165 17.8
    Employed, away from work 42 4.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 34 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 81 14.0
    Technicians & trades workers 95 16.5
    Community & personal service workers 72 12.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 92 15.9
    Labourers 68 11.8
    Others 169 29.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 76 42.9
    Secondary 38 21.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 25 14.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 16 9.0
    Other type of educational institution 12 6.8
    Others 10 5.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 886 81.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 131 12.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 66 6.1
    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 208 40.3
    Rented 179 34.7
    Fully owned 126 24.4
    Other tenure type 3 0.6
    Tenure Type
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