Suburb Profile Report for Dunsborough WA (6281)

Dunsborough House: Median price $599,000, Annual capital growth 1.68%, Number of sales 164, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Dunsborough Unit: Median price $425,000, Annual capital growth -3.24%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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

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

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Dunsborough is in the bottom 30% in WA when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Dunsborough gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -6.77%.

Dunsborough,6281 has offered an average of -6.77% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Dunsborough is offering property investors an average of -8.57. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 230th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

A $460 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.99%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 1.68%.

Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -26.72% for the last year, Dunsborough, 6281 is the 1472th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

While Dunsborough,6281 ranked number 101th in WA for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 21th over the last 5 years.

The WA suburb of Dunsborough, 6281 is in the Busselton (C) local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$599,000 $425,000
-0.17% -10.53%
-6.77% -26.72%
1.68% -3.24%
$460 $400
164 15
3.99% 4.89%
96.8487394957983 N/A

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

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4005
Median household income ($/weekly) 1356
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2058
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 639 16.0
    25-34 years 581 14.5
    35-44 years 749 18.7
    45-54 years 473 11.8
    55-64 years 416 10.4
    Others 1148 28.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1388 53.5
    Not Married 829 31.9
    Defacto Relationship 378 14.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3030 79.7
    Papua New Guinea 103 2.7
    South Africa 32 0.8
    United Kingdom 371 9.8
    Other 93 2.4
    Others 174 4.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 43 1.2
    Christianity 2295 62.8
    Hinduism 6 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.6
    No Religion 1279 35.0
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 112 9.3
    $800-$999 114 9.5
    $1,250-$1,499 142 11.8
    $1,500-$1,999 192 16.0
    $2,000-$2,499 129 10.7
    Others 512 42.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1074 37.1
    Not in the labour force 843 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 741 25.6
    Employed, away from work 165 5.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 75 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 270 13.6
    Professionals 337 17.0
    Technicians & trades workers 418 21.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 235 11.9
    Sales 222 11.2
    Others 501 25.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 8.4
    Infants/Primary 450 50.2
    Secondary 213 23.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 75 8.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 67 7.5
    Others 16 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3394 95.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 107 3.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 34 1.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 11 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 4 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 507 36.5
    Rented 506 36.5
    Fully owned 370 26.7
    Other tenure type 5 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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