Suburb Profile Report for Marion SA (5043)

Marion House: Median price $522,000, Annual capital growth 4.66%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $385

Marion Unit: Median price $423,000, Annual capital growth 5.92%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Marion has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 12.38%

A 30.50% growth in median value for property investors in Marion,5043 puts this suburb at number 282th in terms of best performing suburbs in SA

Using the current median advertised rental of $385 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.66%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.84%

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Marion, 5043 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this SA suburb was 13.71%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Marion has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Advertised rents are around the $380 mark per week – giving a return of 4.67% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$522,000 $423,000
-0.29% N/A
12.38% 13.71%
4.66% 5.92%
$385 $380
56 28
3.84% 4.67%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Very good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 3760
Median household income ($/weekly) 919
Median age of persons 47
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1500
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 417 11.1
    45-54 years 425 11.3
    55-64 years 432 11.5
    65-74 years 442 11.8
    75-84 years 417 11.1
    Others 1627 43.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1471 51.7
    Not Married 1208 42.4
    Defacto Relationship 168 5.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2656 73.9
    Croatia 69 1.9
    Indonesia 51 1.4
    United Kingdom 301 8.4
    Other 134 3.7
    Others 381 10.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 60 1.8
    Christianity 2216 66.6
    Islam 49 1.5
    Other Religious Groups 27 0.8
    No Religion 939 28.2
    Others 35 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 150 10.7
    $400-$599 196 14.0
    $600-$799 173 12.3
    $800-$999 148 10.6
    $1,500-$1,999 152 10.8
    Others 583 41.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1569 50.2
    Employed, worked full-time 882 28.2
    Employed, worked part-time 507 16.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 90 2.9
    Employed, away from work 75 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 367 25.1
    Technicians & trades workers 187 12.8
    Community & personal service workers 158 10.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 251 17.2
    Labourers 149 10.2
    Others 350 23.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 41 5.2
    Infants/Primary 261 32.8
    Secondary 229 28.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 67 8.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 184 23.1
    Others 13 1.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2635 78.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 564 16.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 176 5.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 3 0.1
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 637 42.8
    Being purchased 406 27.3
    Rented 355 23.8
    Other tenure type 91 6.1
    Tenure Type
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