Suburb Profile Report for Kingsley WA (6026)

Kingsley House: Median price $533,000, Annual capital growth 0.99%, Number of sales 164, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Kingsley Unit: Median price $311,000, Annual capital growth 0.42%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

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

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Over the last year, property investments in Kingsley, 6026 have given investors a capital gain of -4.82%. This compares averagely with the -2.74% for WA as a whole.

Over the longer term, Kingsley has seen property prices show investors a -9.66% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

The most recent median price for Kingsley is $533000, with sellers offering an average of -4.21% off the asking price.

In the last year 164 properties changed hands in Kingsley, which puts it as the 21th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Kingsley is 233th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in WA with a 4.39% return

Property investors who have had real estate in Kingsley, 6026 should be pleased with this WA suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 19.62%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Kingsley comes in at number 14th in WA.

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April 2018

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Rising supply could push decline

Postcode: 6026

Median house price: $560,000

Stock on market: 25.3%

12-month growth: -5.1%

In the period of January 2017-2018, the suburb of Kingsley recorded an increase in housing supply on the market.

The suburb is just 20km from Perth, making it a convenient spot for those working in the CBD. Values have been falling since 2015, and the increased supply could facilitate further decline. Nonetheless, the heightened affordability could be contributing to how quickly houses are being sold – the average time on market is only 46 days.

Several primary schools make their home in this suburb, including Creaney Primary School, Goollelal Primary and Montessori School. Kingsley also has two major shopping hubs, namely, Kingsley Village and Boulevard Plaza. As the only drive-in theatre in Perth, the Galaxy Drive-In Theatre is also a destination.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$533,000 $311,000
-0.84% N/A
-4.82% 19.62%
0.99% 0.42%
$450 $380
164 10
4.39% 6.35%
46.4028776978417 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 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 13218
Median household income ($/weekly) 1725
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1842
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1610 12.2
    25-34 years 1284 9.7
    35-44 years 1713 13.0
    45-54 years 2076 15.7
    55-64 years 2056 15.6
    Others 4480 33.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 5652 57.6
    Not Married 3461 35.3
    Defacto Relationship 691 7.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8664 67.6
    Papua New Guinea 329 2.6
    South Africa 360 2.8
    United Kingdom 2068 16.1
    Other 451 3.5
    Others 937 7.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 129 1.1
    Christianity 8656 70.9
    Hinduism 84 0.7
    Islam 51 0.4
    No Religion 3225 26.4
    Others 63 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 337 8.2
    $1,500-$1,999 550 13.4
    $2,000-$2,499 478 11.7
    $2,500-$2,999 557 13.6
    $3,000-$3,499 334 8.2
    Others 1838 44.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4345 42.2
    Not in the labour force 3010 29.2
    Employed, worked part-time 2284 22.2
    Employed, away from work 417 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 241 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 821 11.7
    Professionals 1524 21.6
    Technicians & trades workers 1170 16.6
    Community & personal service workers 662 9.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 1367 19.4
    Others 1499 21.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 168 5.5
    Infants/Primary 1168 38.4
    Secondary 796 26.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 241 7.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 608 20.0
    Others 57 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 11460 92.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 592 4.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 165 1.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 132 1.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 2107 45.9
    Fully owned 1800 39.2
    Rented 605 13.2
    Other tenure type 74 1.6
    Tenure Type
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