Suburb Profile Report for Wonga Park VIC (3115)

Wonga Park House: Median price $1,046,000, Annual capital growth 5.25%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $520

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Over the last year, property investments in Wonga Park, 3115 have given investors a capital gain of 12.41%. This compares favourably with the 8.62% for VIC as a whole.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Wonga Park has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

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 Wonga Park, 3115. Typically our figures indicate that -5.35% is being offered, which puts this VIC suburb at 2063th most discounted overall in Australia.

A $520 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.59%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.25%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,046,000 N/A
4.08% N/A
12.41% N/A
5.25% N/A
$520 N/A
27 N/A
2.59% N/A
31.44 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3833
Median household income ($/weekly) 2219
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 3.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 603 15.7
    15-19 years 393 10.3
    35-44 years 528 13.8
    45-54 years 764 19.9
    55-64 years 504 13.1
    Others 1042 27.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1810 62.7
    Not Married 953 33.0
    Defacto Relationship 126 4.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3225 86.1
    Japan 28 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 31 0.8
    United Kingdom 225 6.0
    Other 58 1.5
    Others 177 4.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 26 0.7
    Christianity 2441 69.3
    Islam 9 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 10 0.3
    No Religion 1031 29.3
    Others 4 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 137 13.4
    $2,000-$2,499 111 10.9
    $2,500-$2,999 167 16.3
    $3,000-$3,499 113 11.1
    $4,000 or more 103 10.1
    Others 391 38.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1264 42.3
    Employed, worked part-time 775 25.9
    Not in the labour force 761 25.5
    Employed, away from work 120 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 68 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 393 18.2
    Professionals 447 20.7
    Technicians & trades workers 328 15.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 367 17.0
    Sales 228 10.5
    Others 399 18.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 71 6.1
    Infants/Primary 384 33.0
    Secondary 403 34.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 87 7.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 182 15.7
    Others 35 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3701 99.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 5 0.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 606 52.8
    Fully owned 460 40.1
    Rented 77 6.7
    Other tenure type 5 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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