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    Banks (ACT 2906) Suburb Information

Suburb History

Name

Sir Joseph Banks was a Botanist, Naturalist and Patron of Science and accompanied Captain James Cook in the ship Endeavour which made the first recorded landings on the eastern coast of Australia, especially at Botany Bay (28 April-5 May 1770) and was awarded a degree of Doctor of Civil Law for his scientific contributions on the voyage. Sir Joseph was President of the Royal Society from 1778 until his death and in 1779, strongly recommended Botany Bay as a suitable place for a penal settlement. Sir Joseph always took a close interest in Australian affairs until 1810

Street Naming Theme

Streets in Banks are named after things with botanical significance or relating to natural history.

Current Banks (ACT 2906) Property Listings

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Sales History for Banks (ACT 2906)

Yearly Sales Information

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Median Sales Prices for Banks (ACT 2906)

Graphs and tables are produced from data provided by the ACT Government.
  Median Property Price ($)   Median Unit Price ($)   Median Non-Unit Price ($)   Total Sales

Demographics for Banks (ACT 2906)

Average Age 32 years
Population 5,060

Dwelling Structure

 Houses 86.4%
 Townhouses 13.4%
 Flats & Units 0.0%
 Other 0.2%

Nature of Occupancy

 Fully Own 15.9%
 Purchasing 64.5%
 Rent from Gov. 4.8%
 Rent Private 14.4%
 Other 0.4%

Monthly Home Loan Repayments

 $1 - $799 7.4%
 $800 - $1399 14.0%
 $1400 - $2399 39.2%
 $2400 - $2999 20.0%
 $3000+ 19.4%

Individual Weekly Income

 $0 - $399 24.4%
 $400 - $1249 43.1%
 $1250 - $1499 10.9%
 $1500 - $1999 13.6%
 $2000+ 8.1%

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