Suburb Profile Report for Kalamunda WA (6076)

Kalamunda House: Median price $580,000, Annual capital growth 0.86%, Number of sales 102, Weekly median advertised rent $385

Kalamunda Unit: Median price $430,000, Annual capital growth 5.21%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: CoreLogic

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Kalamunda is in the bottom 30% in WA when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Kalamunda gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -6.45%.

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

State is the most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -8.15% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Kalamunda itself are offering an average vendor discount of -6.89% to real estate investors.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 8.50 sales per month, which equates to 102 per year.

The WA suburb of Kalamunda, 6076 is in the Kalamunda local government area.

Kalamunda has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of 14.67% to date .

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Kalamunda has given property investors a paper return of 5.13%. This puts Suburb as 11 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in WA

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$580,000 $430,000
0.00% 5.13%
-6.45% 14.67%
0.86% 5.21%
$385 $290
102 15
3.45% 3.51%
85.11 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6636
Median household income ($/weekly) 1322
Median age of persons 46
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 743 11.2
    35-44 years 833 12.6
    45-54 years 977 14.7
    55-64 years 1034 15.6
    65-74 years 792 11.9
    Others 2256 34.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2949 57.0
    Not Married 1831 35.4
    Defacto Relationship 390 7.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4026 63.0
    Japan 93 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 185 2.9
    United Kingdom 1336 20.9
    Other 254 4.0
    Others 498 7.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 52 0.9
    Christianity 4195 68.8
    Hinduism 18 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 43 0.7
    No Religion 1765 29.0
    Others 23 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 233 10.1
    $600-$799 210 9.1
    $800-$999 197 8.6
    $1,500-$1,999 252 11.0
    $2,500-$2,999 251 10.9
    Others 1156 50.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2013 37.5
    Employed, worked full-time 1897 35.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1117 20.8
    Employed, away from work 207 3.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 129 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 441 13.7
    Professionals 759 23.6
    Technicians & trades workers 508 15.8
    Community & personal service workers 299 9.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 486 15.1
    Others 728 22.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 66 4.8
    Infants/Primary 474 34.5
    Secondary 398 29.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 126 9.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 276 20.1
    Others 34 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5598 88.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 518 8.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 178 2.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1232 48.4
    Being purchased 888 34.9
    Rented 414 16.3
    Other tenure type 13 0.5
    Tenure Type
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