Suburb Profile Report for Port Augusta West SA (5700)

Port Augusta West House: Median price $265,000, Annual capital growth 2.69%, Number of sales 41, Weekly median advertised rent $275

Port Augusta West Unit: Median price $120,000, Annual capital growth 19.68%, Number of sales 12, Weekly median advertised rent $200

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Port Augusta West, 5700 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 2.91%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Port Augusta West has given property investors a paper return of 10.42%. This puts Suburb as 14 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in SA

Vendor discounting in Port Augusta West is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -8.49%. This puts suburb at number 49th in SA when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Residents and property investors in Port Augusta West have been waiting around 145.81 days to sell a property.

A $275 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.40%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.69%.

With a capital gain of 23.08% for the last 12 months, Port Augusta West, 5700 has performed for property investments than its average annual 19.68% property growth over the last 5 years.

Advertised rents are around the $200 mark per week – giving a return of 8.67% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$265,000 $120,000
10.42% N/A
2.91% 23.08%
2.69% 19.68%
$275 $200
41 12
5.40% 8.67%
145.81 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4153
Median household income ($/weekly) 1081
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1300
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 598 14.4
    25-34 years 453 10.9
    35-44 years 586 14.1
    45-54 years 643 15.5
    55-64 years 516 12.4
    Others 1357 32.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1225 43.8
    Not Married 1185 42.4
    Defacto Relationship 386 13.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3529 91.3
    Indonesia 35 0.9
    Papua New Guinea 32 0.8
    United Kingdom 137 3.5
    Other 36 0.9
    Others 97 2.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2328 64.5
    Hinduism 23 0.6
    Islam 24 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.6
    No Religion 1195 33.1
    Others 16 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 137 10.1
    $400-$599 153 11.3
    $600-$799 137 10.1
    $800-$999 130 9.6
    $1,500-$1,999 177 13.1
    Others 621 45.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1193 39.3
    Not in the labour force 1050 34.6
    Employed, worked part-time 562 18.5
    Employed, away from work 125 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 107 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 304 16.2
    Technicians & trades workers 285 15.2
    Community & personal service workers 294 15.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 256 13.6
    Labourers 218 11.6
    Others 523 27.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 69 8.4
    Infants/Primary 399 48.5
    Secondary 238 28.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 55 6.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 46 5.6
    Others 16 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3164 84.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 496 13.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 29 0.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 35 0.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 18 0.5
    Others 12 0.3
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 626 41.4
    Being purchased 457 30.2
    Fully owned 420 27.8
    Other tenure type 10 0.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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