Suburb Profile Report for Torrens Park SA (5062)

Torrens Park House: Median price $870,000, Annual capital growth 3.11%, Number of sales 40, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Torrens Park Unit: Median price $297,500, Annual capital growth 3.06%, Number of sales 14, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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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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Investment property in Torrens Park has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 17.57%

Over the longer term, Torrens Park has seen property prices show investors a 17.97% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 6th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.73% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Torrens Park itself are offering an average vendor discount of -9.64% to real estate investors.

With the median price for a house in Torrens Park being $870000 and the advertised rent reaching $480 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 2.87%

Situated 6.58km from the CBD, Torrens Park is one of Mitcham (C) localities in the postcode 5062.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$870,000 $297,500
0.00% 14.42%
17.57% N/A
3.11% 3.06%
$480 $310
40 14
2.87% 5.42%
91.28 52.8181818181818

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 : Good (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2558
Median household income ($/weekly) 1513
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2149
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 277 10.8
    15-19 years 275 10.8
    35-44 years 262 10.2
    45-54 years 407 15.9
    55-64 years 371 14.5
    Others 966 37.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 933 48.8
    Not Married 830 43.4
    Defacto Relationship 149 7.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1942 78.6
    Indonesia 25 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 37 1.5
    United Kingdom 179 7.2
    Other 73 3.0
    Others 214 8.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 27 1.2
    Christianity 1464 62.4
    Hinduism 29 1.2
    Other Religious Groups 19 0.8
    No Religion 795 33.9
    Others 13 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $800-$999 83 9.6
    $1,000-$1,249 74 8.5
    $1,500-$1,999 98 11.3
    $2,000-$2,499 84 9.7
    $2,500-$2,999 93 10.7
    Others 437 50.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 763 36.4
    Not in the labour force 751 35.9
    Employed, worked part-time 454 21.7
    Employed, away from work 66 3.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 215 16.8
    Professionals 474 37.1
    Community & personal service workers 118 9.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 170 13.3
    Sales 115 9.0
    Others 186 14.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 32 4.3
    Infants/Primary 184 24.6
    Secondary 267 35.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 52 6.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 198 26.4
    Others 16 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1873 81.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 229 9.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 203 8.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 4 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 377 40.0
    Being purchased 354 37.5
    Rented 202 21.4
    Other tenure type 10 1.1
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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