ACT, 2600 - Unincorporated ACT

Thinking about buying in Barton? Now could not be a better time, with 1904 residential properties there's certainly plenty to choose from. The average property price in this area is in the region of $1,037,000 with prices in this suburb ranging from $444,000 to $65,071,000. The aproximate distance to the coast is 103 Km.

Household Makeup

Median Weekly Rent $537.00
Median Monthly Mortgage $2102.38
Median Persons Per Bedroom 0.94
Average Household Size 2.00
Average Age 40.25
Average Income $1766.75
Average Cars Per Dwelling 1.36
Average Properties Within 50M 101

Housing Stock

Average Property Prices

1 Bed  $861,000
2 Bed  $1,395,000
3 Bed  $2,559,000
4 Bed  $2,522,000

Barton Real Estate Market Outlook

In Barton there has been a history of lower than average prices and demand, offering opportunities for investors or first home owners, especially in the context of the growth in working from home. Low average incomes in Barton is reflected in smaller and lower quality accommodation. Over time this may change providsing long-term returns but in the short to medium term, prices are likely to be less than state averages. Low average earnings from people in Barton leads to lower quality housing which also negatively impacts the provision of facilities. As a consequence this area is often seen as less desirable, with lower quality of housing and slower price growth. Medium density in Barton necessitates a mix of lifestyle options for housing, shops, open areas, and facilties. Where this is available, demand is high and growth ensured. With very low industrial sector presence in Barton the focus is on lifestyle, driving specific demand around facilities, services, and open space. Most people are employed in service sectors with a higher than average proportion being able to work from home. This may incease demand over the medium term.

Local Schools

Telopea Park School

Forrest Primary School

St Edmund's College Canberra

Campbell Primary School

St Clare's College

Canberra Girls Grammar School

St Thomas More's Primary School

Canberra Grammar School

Narrabundah Early Childhood School

(While the above schools are located with the suburb of Barton there may also be nearby schools whose catchments cover this suburb)

Local Crime Rate

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source: Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Internet Speed

Download 25 Mbps / Upload 5 Mbps

Nearby Suburbs

ParkesKingstonCapital HillRussellForrestGriffithCampbellReidCityFyshwick

Public Transport

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