Suburb Profile Report for Booragoon WA (6154)

Booragoon House: Median price $835,000, Annual capital growth 1.15%, Number of sales 57, Weekly median advertised rent $518

Booragoon Unit: Median price $465,000, Annual capital growth 0.49%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: Monthly data update for Jun 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Mar 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Property value increases in Booragoon have tracked close to the WA average of -1.78% over the last 12 months.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Booragoon,6154 has racked up an average of -2.45% over the period. This ranks it number 3334th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Booragoon6154 is located in WA which offers an average discount of -7.91% to property investors. Booragoon itself is showing figures that indicate -8.99% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $517.5 mark per week – giving a return of 3.22% based on the median price in Suburb

Investment property in Booragoon has done pretty poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -6.53%

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Booragoon,6154 has racked up an average of -6.53% over the period. This ranks it number 1442th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Situated 9.81km from the CBD, Booragoon is one of Melville (C) localities in the postcode 6154.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$835,000 $465,000
-0.60% 1.64%
-2.45% -6.53%
1.15% 0.49%
$518 $380
57 23
3.22% 4.25%
75.4545454545455 91.8

Source: Monthly data update for Jun 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Mar 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5461
Median household income ($/weekly) 1489
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2178
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 664 12.2
    25-34 years 474 8.7
    35-44 years 693 12.7
    45-54 years 767 14.0
    55-64 years 665 12.2
    Others 2199 40.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2201 53.6
    Not Married 1700 41.4
    Defacto Relationship 203 4.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3078 59.9
    Malta 167 3.2
    South Africa 166 3.2
    United Kingdom 623 12.1
    Other 239 4.6
    Others 869 16.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 132 2.6
    Christianity 3416 67.9
    Islam 75 1.5
    Other Religious Groups 49 1.0
    No Religion 1326 26.4
    Others 30 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 154 8.5
    $600-$799 160 8.8
    $1,500-$1,999 181 10.0
    $2,500-$2,999 219 12.1
    $3,000-$3,499 156 8.6
    Others 944 52.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1678 38.7
    Employed, worked full-time 1524 35.1
    Employed, worked part-time 908 20.9
    Employed, away from work 135 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 94 2.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 387 15.1
    Professionals 818 31.8
    Technicians & trades workers 296 11.5
    Community & personal service workers 236 9.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 358 13.9
    Others 476 18.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 68 5.0
    Infants/Primary 434 31.8
    Secondary 342 25.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 96 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 397 29.1
    Others 29 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4360 86.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 539 10.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 158 3.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 999 50.1
    Being purchased 627 31.4
    Rented 359 18.0
    Other tenure type 9 0.5
    Tenure Type
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