Muirhead has emerged as Darwin’s most popular suburb for families with children, according to an exclusive report compiled by Australia’s leading mortgage broker, Aussie Home Loans and CoreLogic.
The Aussie/CoreLogic Most Popular Suburbs for Families report found that 63.9 per cent of all Muirhead’s households have families with children, with the typical house valued at $610,000. The suburb is popular with families because of its modern housing and proximity to the CBD and airport.
The study, which took into account census data, median house and unit values, average land area and sales over the 2017 calendar year, found the most affordable suburb in Darwin’s top 20 is Moulden, located about 14.5km east of Darwin’s CBD, with a typical house value of $403,000 and an average block size of 900 square metres.
Chief Executive of Aussie, Mr James Symond, said “The most expensive suburb in the top 20 is Humpty Doo, with 51.1 per cent of households being families with kids. The typical house value is $686,000 and the block sizes are a large 10,000 square metres.”
Download the FREE report at www.aussie.com.au/popularfamilysuburbs