Suburb Profile Report for Whyalla Stuart SA (5608)

Whyalla Stuart House: Median price $147,500, Annual capital growth -2.24%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $202

Whyalla Stuart Unit: Median price $76,000, Annual capital growth -2.92%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $138

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of 1.72% for the last year, Whyalla Stuart, 5608 is the 2917th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

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

Whyalla Stuart is 12th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in SA with a 7.12% return

Whyalla Stuart has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of SA, giving investors a capital gain of -24.00% to date .

While Whyalla Stuart,5608 ranked number 157th in SA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 153th over the last 5 years.

A $137.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 9.41%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -2.92%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$147,500 $76,000
1.72% -5.00%
1.72% -24.00%
-2.24% -2.92%
$202 $138
23 34
7.12% 9.41%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Below average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 7139
Median household income ($/weekly) 710
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1083
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 956 13.4
    25-34 years 873 12.2
    35-44 years 900 12.6
    45-54 years 1007 14.1
    55-64 years 804 11.3
    Others 2599 36.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2551 50.5
    Registered Married 1892 37.4
    Defacto Relationship 612 12.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5226 78.4
    Greece 49 0.7
    Philippines 85 1.3
    United Kingdom 894 13.4
    Other 127 1.9
    Others 289 4.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 20 0.3
    Christianity 3616 58.0
    Hinduism 7 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 34 0.5
    No Religion 2543 40.8
    Others 14 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $200-$299 256 9.5
    $300-$399 392 14.5
    $400-$599 411 15.3
    $600-$799 305 11.3
    $1,500-$1,999 258 9.6
    Others 1073 39.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2510 47.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1493 28.1
    Employed, worked part-time 789 14.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 326 6.1
    Employed, away from work 187 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 258 10.4
    Technicians & trades workers 449 18.2
    Community & personal service workers 277 11.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 417 16.9
    Labourers 365 14.8
    Others 706 28.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 121 8.3
    Infants/Primary 648 44.4
    Secondary 386 26.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 200 13.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 81 5.5
    Others 25 1.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4359 65.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2116 31.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 150 2.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1502 51.3
    Being purchased 837 28.6
    Fully owned 584 20.0
    Other tenure type 4 0.1
    Tenure Type
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