Suburb Spotlight - Hallett Cove SA 5158

Suburb Overview

The suburb of Hallett Cove is located within the City of Marion. It is located 21 kilometres south of Adelaide's Central Business District and in total occupies an area of 10.1 square kilometres.

Suburb Map

Map of Hallett Cove
Source: Google Maps

The information that follows has been taken from Australian Bureau of Statist32. ics (ABS) data.
The numbers shown in brackets relate to Australia's aggregate data and are therefore a useful comparison.

Suburb Demographics

The suburb of Hallett Cove has a population of 12 512. The distribution of males compared to females is 49.3% to 50.7% respectively.

The median age of people living in the suburb is 43. This compares with the Australian median age of 38. The largest median age group in Hallett Cove is between 60-64 years.

Culture & Language Diversity

65.2% of residents in the suburb of Hallett Cove were born in Australia. This compares with 66.9% of residents Australia-wide. Excluding Australia, the top 3 countries of birth of residents in Hallett Cove are:

  1. England 13.3% (3.6%)
  2. South Africa 2.2% (0.7%)
  3. Scotland 2.1% (0.5%)

84.4% of households only speak English at home in Hallett Cove, compared with 72.0% Australia-wide. The top 3 languages other than English spoken at home in Hallett Cove are:

  1. Madarin 1.9% (2.7%)
  2. Afrikaans 0.9% (0.2%)
  3. Polish 0.8% (0.2%)

51.2% of residents in Hallett Cove have no religious affiliations. This compares with 38.4% of Australians. Excluding no religion, the top 3 religious affiliations of residents in Hallett Cove are:

  1. Catholic 15.2% (20.0%)
  2. Anglican 9.6% (9.8%)
  3. Uniting Church 4.4% (2.6%)


The median household income in Hallett Cove is $1 871 compared to the Australian median of $1 746.


Family couples with children 44.2% are the dominant family structure in Hallett Cove, compared with 43.7% Australia-wide. Furthermore, this was followed by family couples without children 42.1% (38.8%) and single-parent families 13.2% (15.9%).


94.7% (72.3%) of dwellings in the suburb of Hallett Cove are separate houses. Semi-detached, terrace houses, townhouses, flats and apartments make up 5.2% (26.8%) of other dwellings.

The dominant number of bedrooms per dwelling in Hallett Cove is 3, with 52.5% (39.0%). This is followed by 4 or more bedroom dwellings 41.6% (34.8%).

84.6% (66.0%) of dwellings are either owned outright or with a mortgage in the suburb of Hallett Cove, whilst 14.2% (30.6%) are rented.

44.2% (36.3%) of households have 2 registered motor vehicles. Additionally, 30.0% (36.2%) of households have 1 registered motor vehicle.

Suburb Market Performance

The recent market performance for the most dominant dwelling type, for instance, a 3-bedroom house in the suburb of Hallett Cove can be seen below.

Suburb Market Performance

Gross Rental Yield

The Gross Rental Yield for all houses in Hallett Cove is currently 4.6% and for all units is 5.8%.

Gross Rental Yield

Residential Vacancy Rates

The Residential Vacancy Rate for all properties in the suburb of Hallett Cove is 0.2%.

Residential Vacancy Rates

Stock on Market

Total property listings and time on the market for Hallett Cove can be seen in the chart below.

Stock on Market

To review the data above in detail, feel free to explore the ABS, Domain and SQM Research websites.

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