Suburb Profile Report for Kalbarri WA (6536)

Kalbarri House: Median price $323,750, Annual capital growth -1.87%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $260

Kalbarri Unit: Median price $125,000, Annual capital growth 1.09%, Number of sales 18, Weekly median advertised rent N/A

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Kalbarri 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 1.17%

Kalbarri,6536 has offered an average of 1.17% 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 Kalbarri is offering property investors an average of -8.07. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 101th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

The WA suburb of Kalbarri, 6536 is in the Northampton local government area.

Over the last year, property investments in Kalbarri, 6536 have given investors a capital gain of -34.21%. This compares very badly with the -4.77% for WA as a whole.

Across a shorter period, Kalbarri, 6536 has seen a median price increase of -3.10% over the last quarter.

In the last year 18 properties changed hands in Kalbarri, which puts it as the 84th most active market in WA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$323,750 $125,000
-0.38% -3.10%
1.17% -34.21%
-1.87% 1.09%
$260 N/A
28 18
4.18% N/A
112.3 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1497
Median household income ($/weekly) 761
Median age of persons 45
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1400
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 202 13.5
    35-44 years 231 15.4
    45-54 years 245 16.4
    55-64 years 254 17.0
    65-74 years 169 11.3
    Others 396 26.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 552 55.2
    Not Married 302 30.2
    Defacto Relationship 146 14.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1147 81.9
    Greece 12 0.9
    Papua New Guinea 39 2.8
    United Kingdom 146 10.4
    Other 24 1.7
    Others 33 2.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 871 66.0
    No Religion 431 32.7
    Other Religious Groups 14 1.1
    Buddhism 3 0.2
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 47 9.6
    $400-$599 82 16.7
    $600-$799 77 15.7
    $800-$999 51 10.4
    $1,250-$1,499 53 10.8
    Others 182 37.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 440 39.0
    Employed, worked full-time 328 29.1
    Employed, worked part-time 254 22.5
    Employed, away from work 72 6.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 34 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 110 16.8
    Professionals 78 11.9
    Technicians & trades workers 97 14.9
    Community & personal service workers 74 11.3
    Labourers 127 19.4
    Others 167 25.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 24 9.1
    Infants/Primary 153 58.0
    Secondary 58 22.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 17 6.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 9 3.4
    Others 3 1.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1108 83.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 85 6.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 34 2.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 82 6.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 13 1.0
    Others 3 0.2
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 216 37.3
    Rented 204 35.2
    Being purchased 159 27.5
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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