Suburb Profile Report for South Kingsville VIC (3015)

South Kingsville House: Median price $847,625, Annual capital growth 5.03%, Number of sales 18, Weekly median advertised rent $480

South Kingsville Unit: Median price $517,500, Annual capital growth 2.43%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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At number 3145th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, South Kingsville, 3015 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of -4.76% recorded in median house prices.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, South Kingsville has given property investors a paper return of 0.00%. This puts Suburb as 507 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in VIC

Residents and property investors in South Kingsville have been waiting around 115.5 days to sell a property.

Situated 8.41km from the CBD, South Kingsville is one of Hobsons Bay (C) localities in the postcode 3015.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in South Kingsville, 3015. Typically our figures indicate that -6.08% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 512th most discounted overall in Australia.

At number 214 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, South Kingsville is in the TOP 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 55.913 for properties listed there.

Property investors should expect to get $380 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

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May 2018

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Tenants flood into Melbourne

Postcode: 3015

Median unit price: $630,000

Vacancy rate: 1.6%

Three-year growth: 46.5%

Nestled in the heart of Melbourne, South Kingsville enjoyed an influx of tenants as the average vacancy rate fell from 2.6% in February 2017 to just 1.6% a year later.

A likely factor is the suburb’s proximity to the Melbourne CBD – it is only about 10 minutes away by car, and roughly a 20-minute trip by train from Spotswood railway station. Thus, unit prices have generally risen consistently since 2013 at an average annual growth rate of 7.4%.

South Kingsville is regarded as the smallest suburb in the west of Melbourne. Edwards Reserve is the centre of recreation for residents – it contains an oval for soccer and cricket games and is a picnic spot. Vernon Street serves as the suburb’s shopping hub.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$847,625 $517,500
0.00% 20.77%
-4.76% N/A
5.03% 2.43%
$480 $380
18 16
2.94% 3.82%
115.5 55.9130434782609

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. 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 1829
Median household income ($/weekly) 1272
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 169 9.2
    25-34 years 398 21.8
    35-44 years 335 18.3
    45-54 years 236 12.9
    55-64 years 172 9.4
    Others 519 28.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 639 45.4
    Registered Married 611 43.4
    Defacto Relationship 159 11.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1203 69.3
    Indonesia 43 2.5
    Papua New Guinea 41 2.4
    United Kingdom 70 4.0
    Other 118 6.8
    Others 261 15.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 55 3.3
    Christianity 995 60.0
    Hinduism 42 2.5
    Islam 122 7.4
    No Religion 430 26.0
    Others 13 0.8
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 74 10.3
    $800-$999 66 9.2
    $1,500-$1,999 83 11.6
    $2,000-$2,499 67 9.4
    $2,500-$2,999 67 9.4
    Others 359 50.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 661 46.4
    Not in the labour force 412 28.9
    Employed, worked part-time 244 17.1
    Employed, away from work 61 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 48 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 118 12.2
    Professionals 254 26.2
    Technicians & trades workers 116 12.0
    Community & personal service workers 83 8.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 177 18.3
    Others 221 22.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 37 10.2
    Infants/Primary 108 29.8
    Secondary 71 19.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 35 9.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 99 27.3
    Others 13 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 897 51.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 532 30.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 306 17.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 321 41.5
    Being purchased 254 32.9
    Fully owned 189 24.5
    Other tenure type 9 1.2
    Tenure Type
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