Suburb Profile Report for Acton TAS (7320)

Acton House: Median price $170,000, Annual capital growth -0.09%, Number of sales 49, Weekly median advertised rent $265

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

Source: Monthly data update for Jun 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Mar 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

  • House Report

Investment property in Acton has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 3.03%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Acton comes in at number 139th in TAS.

Vendor discounting in Acton is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -5.78%. This puts suburb at number 35th in TAS when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

In the last year 49 properties changed hands in Acton, which puts it as the 64th most active market in TAS when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Acton is 4th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in TAS with a 8.11% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$170,000 N/A
-1.16% N/A
3.03% N/A
-0.09% N/A
$265 N/A
49 N/A
8.11% N/A
106.03571 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Jun 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Mar 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1547
Median household income ($/weekly) 807
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1050
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 224 14.5
    25-34 years 240 15.5
    35-44 years 178 11.5
    45-54 years 171 11.0
    65-74 years 149 9.6
    Others 586 37.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 445 41.8
    Registered Married 444 41.7
    Defacto Relationship 175 16.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1355 93.9
    Papua New Guinea 12 0.8
    Philippines 11 0.8
    United Kingdom 29 2.0
    Other 14 1.0
    Others 22 1.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 787 58.4
    Hinduism 6 0.4
    Islam 6 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 18 1.3
    No Religion 527 39.1
    Others 4 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 55 10.2
    $400-$599 91 16.8
    $600-$799 74 13.7
    $800-$999 71 13.1
    $1,000-$1,249 55 10.2
    Others 195 36.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 510 45.3
    Employed, worked full-time 345 30.7
    Employed, worked part-time 177 15.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 57 5.1
    Employed, away from work 36 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 101 18.2
    Community & personal service workers 75 13.5
    Sales 71 12.8
    Machinery operators & drivers 60 10.8
    Labourers 114 20.5
    Others 134 24.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 14 4.3
    Infants/Primary 154 46.8
    Secondary 77 23.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 55 16.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 20 6.1
    Others 9 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1359 95.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 56 3.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 4 0.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 222 37.6
    Being purchased 213 36.1
    Fully owned 155 26.3
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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