Suburb Profile Report for Kensington Gardens SA (5068)

Kensington Gardens House: Median price $940,000, Annual capital growth 2.59%, Number of sales 38, Weekly median advertised rent $440

Kensington Gardens Unit: Median price $400,000, Annual capital growth 1.45%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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  • Unit
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 value increases in Kensington Gardens have tracked just lower than the SA average of 2.10% over the last 12 months.

Over the longer term, Kensington Gardens has seen property prices show investors a 19.67% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

At number 1219 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Kensington Gardens is in the TOP 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 68.6364 for properties listed there.

Situated 5.96km from the CBD, Kensington Gardens is one of Burnside (C) localities in the postcode 5068.

Kensington Gardens has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of SA, giving investors a capital gain of -2.44% to date .

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Kensington Gardens,5068 has racked up an average of -2.44% over the period. This ranks it number 773th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Kensington Gardens is offering property investors an average of -6.88. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 42th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

The SA suburb of Kensington Gardens, 5068 is in the Burnside (C) local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$940,000 $400,000
2.73% 0.00%
-3.44% -2.44%
2.59% 1.45%
$440 $340
38 34
2.43% 4.42%
68.6363636363636 66

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), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2340
Median household income ($/weekly) 1134
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1972
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 276 11.8
    35-44 years 251 10.7
    45-54 years 349 14.9
    55-64 years 298 12.7
    65-74 years 239 10.2
    Others 927 39.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 884 47.7
    Registered Married 856 46.2
    Defacto Relationship 112 6.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1564 69.4
    Croatia 73 3.2
    Japan 58 2.6
    United Kingdom 142 6.3
    Other 108 4.8
    Others 307 13.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 54 2.5
    Christianity 1408 65.3
    Hinduism 35 1.6
    Other Religious Groups 17 0.8
    No Religion 627 29.1
    Others 14 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 90 9.5
    $400-$599 118 12.5
    $600-$799 80 8.5
    $800-$999 87 9.2
    $1,500-$1,999 94 9.9
    Others 476 50.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 785 40.1
    Employed, worked full-time 675 34.4
    Employed, worked part-time 374 19.1
    Employed, away from work 70 3.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 56 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 147 13.2
    Professionals 410 36.8
    Community & personal service workers 98 8.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 178 16.0
    Sales 101 9.1
    Others 181 16.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 21 3.8
    Infants/Primary 157 28.6
    Secondary 124 22.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 37 6.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 196 35.8
    Others 13 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1348 61.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 591 27.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 249 11.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 4 0.2
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 394 39.1
    Rented 311 30.9
    Being purchased 285 28.3
    Other tenure type 18 1.8
    Tenure Type
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