Ballarat City, VIC

The City of Ballarat is a local government area in Victoria, Australia’s western region. It is 739 square kilometres in size. It is mainly urban, with the overwhelming bulk of its population concentrated in the Greater Ballarat metropolitan region, but also includes Buninyong, Waubra, Learmonth, and Addington.

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It was established in 1994 when the City of Ballarat, the Shire of Ballarat, the Borough of Sebastopol, and portions of the Shires of Bungaree, Buninyong, Grenville, and Ripon merged. The Ballarat City Council governs and administers the city; its seat of local government and administrative centre is situated at the council’s offices in Ballarat; the city also maintains a service facility in Buninyong. The City is named after Ballarat’s major urban settlement, which is located in the LGA’s central-south region.

Professionals account for 21.8 % of employment in Ballarat, followed by technicians and trades workers at 14.4 %, clerical and administrative workers at 12.6 %, community and personal service workers at 12.6 %, and managers at 10.8 %.

In Ballarat, the typical weekly personal income for residents aged 15 years and older is $590.

IIn Ballarat, 82.2 % of occupied private homes are detached houses, 13.9 % are semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses, or other structures, 3.1 % are flats or apartments, and 0.4 % are other structures.

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Property Market Snapshot

This page provides an overview of the LGA real estate market. The data in this snapshot illustrates typical price, median rent and gross yield metrics for this council area. You are able to drill down to suburb-level data and charts which visualise these 3 key metrics as well as other important indicators in the dashboard section that follows.

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Typical Price for houses in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in house values. Council area house prices are calculated by averaging Typical Price of all suburbs within the area. Typical Price is a more accurate metric than Median Price.

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Median Weekly Rent for houses in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in rental prices. Calculated via median value formula applied to rental prices from online listings.

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Yearly Gross Yield for houses in this council area. Calculated by multiplying the Median Rent by 52 and dividing the resulting value by Typical Price. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in Gross Yield for houses.

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Typical Price for units in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in unit values. Council area house prices are calculated by averaging Typical Price of all suburbs within the area. Typical Price is a more accurate metric than Median Price.

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Median Weekly Rent for units in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in rental prices. Calculated via median value formula applied to rental prices from online listings.

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Yearly Gross Yield for units in this council area. Calculated by multiplying the Median Rent by 52 and dividing the resulting value by Typical Price. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in Gross Yield for units.

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How to use this Dashboard

This interactive dashboard illustrates the trends for key real estate metrics in the area. Use these metrics to determine potential return on investment from this property market and its’ sub-markets.

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Property Market in Ballarat City, VIC

What other property markets are there near Ballarat City, VIC?

Ballarat City is surrounded by 5 other council areas – Moonee Valley City, Maribyrnong City, Hepburn, Moorabool Shire.

Suburbs/localities in this Local Government Area: Glendaruel 3363, Bakery Hill 3350, Bald Hills 3364, Gong Gong 3352, Ballarat Central 3350, Ballarat East 3350, Ballarat North 3350, Invermay 3352, Invermay Park 3350, Lake Gardens 3355, Lake Wendouree 3350, Learmonth 3352, Magpie 3352, Miners Rest 3352, Mitchell Park 3355, Mount Bolton 3352, Mount Clear 3350, Mount Helen 3350, Mount Pleasant 3350, Mount Rowan 3352, Nerrina 3350, Newington 3350, Redan 3350, Alfredton 3350, Scotchmans Lead 3352, Sebastopol 3356, Soldiers Hill 3350, Sulky 3352, Black Hill 3350, Tourello 3363, Blowhard 3352, Weatherboard 3352, Wendouree 3355, Windermere 3352, Bonshaw 3352, Ascot 3364, Golden Point 3350, Glendonald 3364, Lucas 3350, Winter Valley 3358, Brown Hill 3350, Bunkers Hill 3352, Canadian 3350, Cardigan 3352, Cardigan Village 3352, Chapel Flat 3352, Coghills Creek 3364, Delacombe 3356, Addington 3352, Eureka 3350

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