Suburb Profile Report for Smithton TAS (7330)

Smithton House: Median price $210,000, Annual capital growth 0.49%, Number of sales 67, Weekly median advertised rent $250

Smithton Unit: Median price $180,000, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $185

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

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

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Smithton has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of TAS, giving investors a capital gain of 1.01% to date .

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Smithton comes in at number 179th in TAS.

Smithton7330 is located in TAS which offers an average discount of -5.54% to property investors. Smithton itself is showing figures that indicate -8.79% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Situated 291.01km from the CBD, Smithton is one of Circular Head (M) localities in the postcode 7330.

Situated 291.05km from the CBD, Smithton is one of Circular Head (M) localities in the postcode 7330.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$210,000 $180,000
9.89% 0.00%
1.01% N/A
0.49% N/A
$250 $185
67 10
6.50% 5.34%
116.59259 N/A

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

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3934
Median household income ($/weekly) 893
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1092
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 585 14.9
    25-34 years 420 10.7
    35-44 years 503 12.8
    45-54 years 534 13.6
    55-64 years 457 11.6
    Others 1435 36.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1376 49.6
    Not Married 1030 37.1
    Defacto Relationship 368 13.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3537 94.0
    New Zealand 16 0.4
    Papua New Guinea 77 2.0
    United Kingdom 62 1.6
    Other 17 0.5
    Others 54 1.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2539 72.4
    No Religion 945 27.0
    Buddhism 13 0.4
    Islam 6 0.2
    Hinduism 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 150 10.9
    $400-$599 204 14.8
    $600-$799 173 12.5
    $800-$999 145 10.5
    $1,500-$1,999 181 13.1
    Others 529 38.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1091 37.0
    Employed, worked full-time 1049 35.6
    Employed, worked part-time 582 19.7
    Employed, away from work 140 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 88 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 242 13.7
    Technicians & trades workers 257 14.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 173 9.8
    Machinery operators & drivers 208 11.7
    Labourers 406 22.9
    Others 486 27.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 36 4.5
    Infants/Primary 362 45.1
    Secondary 267 33.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 85 10.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 30 3.7
    Others 23 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3389 92.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 223 6.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 36 1.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 16 0.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 7 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 571 38.1
    Fully owned 503 33.6
    Rented 415 27.7
    Other tenure type 9 0.6
    Tenure Type
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