Suburb Profile Report for Ferndale WA (6148)

Ferndale House: Median price $401,500, Annual capital growth 0.63%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $320

  • House
  • Unit
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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At number 2706th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Ferndale, 6148 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of -5.53% recorded in median house prices.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Ferndale comes in at number 346th in WA.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Ferndale is offering property investors an average of -8.58. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 231th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

Situated 10.78km from the CBD, Ferndale is one of Canning (C) localities in the postcode 6148.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$401,500 N/A
-3.25% N/A
-5.53% N/A
0.63% N/A
$320 N/A
56 N/A
4.14% N/A
79.6829268292683 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 : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4259
Median household income ($/weekly) 1292
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 421 9.9
    25-34 years 661 15.5
    35-44 years 538 12.6
    45-54 years 494 11.6
    55-64 years 621 14.6
    Others 1524 35.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1507 47.5
    Not Married 1307 41.2
    Defacto Relationship 358 11.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2563 63.1
    Malta 99 2.4
    Papua New Guinea 145 3.6
    United Kingdom 555 13.7
    Other 190 4.7
    Others 511 12.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 87 2.2
    Christianity 2466 63.4
    Hinduism 41 1.1
    Islam 93 2.4
    No Religion 1163 29.9
    Others 42 1.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 155 10.5
    $600-$799 134 9.1
    $1,250-$1,499 133 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 206 13.9
    $2,000-$2,499 148 10.0
    Others 704 47.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1389 41.1
    Not in the labour force 1132 33.5
    Employed, worked part-time 620 18.3
    Employed, away from work 139 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 103 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 469 21.8
    Technicians & trades workers 353 16.4
    Community & personal service workers 204 9.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 359 16.7
    Sales 194 9.0
    Others 573 26.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 52 6.4
    Infants/Primary 275 33.9
    Secondary 179 22.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 95 11.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 179 22.1
    Others 31 3.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2854 73.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1022 26.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 35 0.9
    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 618 38.3
    Fully owned 600 37.2
    Rented 380 23.5
    Other tenure type 17 1.1
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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