Suburb Profile Report for Port Kennedy WA (6172)

Port Kennedy House: Median price $340,000, Annual capital growth -0.48%, Number of sales 156, Weekly median advertised rent $350

  • 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.

  • House Report

Port Kennedy has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of WA, giving investors a capital gain of -5.56% to date .

A -16.05% growth in median value for property investors in Port Kennedy,6172 puts this suburb at number 181th in terms of best performing suburbs in WA

Property investors looking for a bargain in Port Kennedy should be aiming for at least -8.09% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 13.00 sales per month, which equates to 156 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $350 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of -0.48%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.35%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$340,000 N/A
0.00% N/A
-5.56% N/A
-0.48% N/A
$350 N/A
156 N/A
5.35% N/A
99.792 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), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 14105
Median household income ($/weekly) 1669
Median age of persons 30
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 3.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 2571 18.2
    15-19 years 1283 9.1
    25-34 years 1741 12.3
    35-44 years 2376 16.8
    45-54 years 1914 13.6
    Others 4220 29.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4708 52.4
    Not Married 3119 34.7
    Defacto Relationship 1164 12.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8988 68.6
    Papua New Guinea 792 6.0
    South Africa 207 1.6
    United Kingdom 2309 17.6
    Other 284 2.2
    Others 526 4.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 98 0.8
    Christianity 8032 64.9
    Islam 69 0.6
    Other Religious Groups 64 0.5
    No Religion 4082 33.0
    Others 38 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 299 8.5
    $1,250-$1,499 319 9.0
    $1,500-$1,999 577 16.3
    $2,000-$2,499 406 11.5
    $2,500-$2,999 458 13.0
    Others 1471 41.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4085 43.1
    Not in the labour force 2701 28.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1835 19.3
    Employed, away from work 438 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 428 4.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 744 11.7
    Technicians & trades workers 1345 21.2
    Community & personal service workers 756 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 845 13.3
    Labourers 703 11.1
    Others 1963 30.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 241 6.5
    Infants/Primary 1708 46.1
    Secondary 1025 27.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 338 9.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 329 8.9
    Others 65 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 12660 98.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 126 1.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 34 0.3
    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 2215 53.4
    Rented 1176 28.3
    Fully owned 690 16.6
    Other tenure type 68 1.6
    Tenure Type
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