Suburb Profile Report for Prospect TAS (7250)

Prospect House: Median price $275,000, Annual capital growth 1.42%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $315

Prospect Unit: Median price $320,000, Annual capital growth 6.13%, Number of sales 21, Weekly median advertised rent $220

  • 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 Prospect, 7250 should be relatively unhappy with this TAS suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 2.80%

A $315 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.96%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 1.42%.

Prospect, 7250 ranked 16th in TAS when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Prospect is one of 606 in our list for TAS

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Prospect comes in at number 28th in TAS.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.75 sales per month, which equates to 21 per year.

Prospect is 61th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in TAS with a 3.57% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$275,000 $320,000
N/A N/A
2.80% 14.90%
1.42% 6.13%
$315 $220
25 21
5.96% 3.58%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1438
Median household income ($/weekly) 871
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1100
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 153 10.6
    25-34 years 147 10.2
    35-44 years 196 13.6
    45-54 years 175 12.2
    55-64 years 200 13.9
    Others 567 39.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 483 44.4
    Not Married 464 42.6
    Defacto Relationship 142 13.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1221 89.8
    New Zealand 13 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 8 0.6
    United Kingdom 49 3.6
    Other 36 2.6
    Others 32 2.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 999 74.8
    No Religion 324 24.3
    Buddhism 6 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 4 0.3
    Hinduism 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 63 12.0
    $400-$599 93 17.7
    $600-$799 56 10.6
    $800-$999 53 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 56 10.6
    Others 205 39.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 462 40.4
    Employed, worked full-time 393 34.4
    Employed, worked part-time 220 19.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 3.1
    Employed, away from work 33 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 73 11.4
    Professionals 109 17.0
    Technicians & trades workers 107 16.6
    Community & personal service workers 75 11.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 97 15.1
    Others 182 28.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 14 5.3
    Infants/Primary 98 37.0
    Secondary 81 30.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 40 15.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 29 10.9
    Others 3 1.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1219 91.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 106 8.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 205 35.7
    Being purchased 188 32.8
    Rented 171 29.8
    Other tenure type 10 1.7
    Tenure Type
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