Suburb Profile Report for Mount Gambier SA (5290)

Mount Gambier House: Median price $282,500, Annual capital growth 1.70%, Number of sales 623, Weekly median advertised rent $300

Mount Gambier Unit: Median price $202,000, Annual capital growth 1.90%, Number of sales 124, Weekly median advertised rent $230

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

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. 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 Mount Gambier, 5290 should be relatively unhappy with this SA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 8.65%

Mount Gambier,5290 has offered an average of 8.65% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

At number 134th of SA’s most discounted properties, Mount Gambier is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in Mount Gambier have been waiting around 80.549 days to sell a property.

Using the current median advertised rental of $300 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 1.70%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.52%

SA has seen average median house prices change by 4.52% which means that Mount Gambier, 5290 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -7.34% over the last year

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Mount Gambier comes in at number 54th in SA.

Mount Gambier5290 is located in SA which offers an average discount of -4.50% to property investors. Mount Gambier itself is showing figures that indicate -3.84% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$282,500 $202,000
2.58% 1.13%
8.65% -7.34%
1.70% 1.90%
$300 $230
623 124
5.52% 5.92%
80.5490196078431 105.358208955224

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. 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 24905
Median household income ($/weekly) 892
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1250
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 3400 13.7
    25-34 years 3216 12.9
    35-44 years 3154 12.7
    45-54 years 3377 13.6
    55-64 years 2914 11.7
    Others 8845 35.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 8381 46.9
    Not Married 7527 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 1979 11.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 21372 89.2
    Japan 184 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 205 0.9
    United Kingdom 856 3.6
    Other 420 1.8
    Others 914 3.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 126 0.6
    Christianity 14358 63.9
    Islam 45 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 78 0.3
    No Religion 7832 34.8
    Others 45 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 1005 10.9
    $400-$599 1288 13.9
    $600-$799 1144 12.4
    $800-$999 945 10.2
    $1,500-$1,999 1122 12.1
    Others 3733 40.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 6898 36.2
    Employed, worked full-time 6848 36.0
    Employed, worked part-time 3760 19.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 850 4.5
    Employed, away from work 679 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1562 13.8
    Technicians & trades workers 1802 16.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 1352 12.0
    Sales 1409 12.5
    Labourers 1520 13.5
    Others 3640 32.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 356 6.5
    Infants/Primary 2474 45.2
    Secondary 1491 27.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 634 11.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 400 7.3
    Others 119 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 20418 87.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 1684 7.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1187 5.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 25 0.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 3460 35.0
    Rented 3427 34.7
    Fully owned 2783 28.2
    Other tenure type 211 2.1
    Tenure Type
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