Suburb Profile Report for Corio VIC (3214)

Corio House: Median price $351,000, Annual capital growth 7.45%, Number of sales 308, Weekly median advertised rent $285

Corio Unit: Median price $277,000, Annual capital growth 6.51%, Number of sales 20, Weekly median advertised rent $223

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Giving property investors a a solid capital gain of 26.76% for the last year, Corio, 3214 is the 126th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Corio,3214 has offered an average of 26.76% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Corio should be aiming for at least -3.51% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

In the last year 308 properties changed hands in Corio, which puts it as the 41th most active market in VIC when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The VIC suburb of Corio, 3214 is in the Greater Geelong local government area.

Corio is in the TOP 10% in VIC when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Corio gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 22.03%.

Corio3214 is located in VIC which offers an average discount of -4.65% to property investors. Corio itself is showing figures that indicate -4.96% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

A $222.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.18%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.51%.

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One of the biggest suburbs in the Geelong area, Corio displays significant growth potential that could attract investors looking to stake a claim in VictoriaFull summary

Affordability lifts Geelong suburb

Postcode: 3214

Median unit price: $242,000

Three-year growth: 15.2%

Rental yield: 4.7%

One of the biggest suburbs in the Geelong area, Corio displays significant growth potential that could attract investors looking to stake a claim in Victoria.

The low price tag certainly does not hurt, with Corio apartments coming in at a median price of under $250,000. This is accompanied by spikes in growth over the past five years leading up to December 2017 – in the December 2017 quarter alone, the suburb recorded a 7.6% increase in prices. Rental returns are strong as well at an average of 4.7%.

Corio is primarily a residential and industrial suburb, and is well located just 9km from the Geelong CBD. It is home to the Corio Shopping Centre, and is served by the Corio railway station.

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$351,000 $277,000
6.36% N/A
26.76% 22.03%
7.45% 6.51%
$285 $223
308 20
4.22% 4.18%
29.32 74.4

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 15072
Median household income ($/weekly) 842
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1192
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 2128 14.1
    25-34 years 1873 12.4
    35-44 years 1905 12.6
    45-54 years 1976 13.1
    55-64 years 1734 11.5
    Others 5456 36.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 5236 48.7
    Registered Married 4415 41.1
    Defacto Relationship 1098 10.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 11174 78.3
    New Zealand 192 1.3
    Philippines 185 1.3
    United Kingdom 761 5.3
    Other 587 4.1
    Others 1370 9.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 217 1.6
    Christianity 8866 65.8
    Islam 308 2.3
    Other Religious Groups 61 0.5
    No Religion 3989 29.6
    Others 33 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 748 15.4
    $600-$799 661 13.6
    $800-$999 561 11.5
    $1,000-$1,249 571 11.7
    $1,500-$1,999 515 10.6
    Others 1809 37.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 5090 45.5
    Employed, worked full-time 3148 28.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1907 17.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 630 5.6
    Employed, away from work 420 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 909 16.6
    Community & personal service workers 699 12.8
    Sales 650 11.9
    Machinery operators & drivers 756 13.8
    Labourers 1160 21.2
    Others 1301 23.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 246 6.7
    Infants/Primary 1215 33.0
    Secondary 1444 39.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 333 9.0
    Other type of educational institution 234 6.4
    Others 211 5.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 13415 95.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 430 3.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 186 1.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 20 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1890 36.0
    Being purchased 1698 32.3
    Fully owned 1633 31.1
    Other tenure type 34 0.6
    Tenure Type
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