Suburb Profile Report for Kalbarri WA (6536)

Kalbarri House: Median price $332,750, Annual capital growth -1.27%, Number of sales 20, Weekly median advertised rent $270

Kalbarri Unit: Median price $129,000, Annual capital growth -3.85%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent N/A

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Investment property in Kalbarri has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 14.74%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Kalbarri has given property investors a paper return of -2.06%. This puts Suburb as 298 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in WA

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Kalbarri is offering property investors an average of -8.09. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 78th in terms of most discounted suburbs in WA

Residents and property investors in Kalbarri have been waiting around 128.26 days to sell a property.

Advertised rents are around the $270 mark per week – giving a return of 4.22% based on the median price in Suburb

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 -0.77%

Over the longer term, Kalbarri has seen property prices show investors a 7.50% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$332,750 $129,000
-2.06% 3.20%
14.74% -0.77%
-1.27% -3.85%
$270 N/A
20 16
4.22% N/A
128.26 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Above average (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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