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    Bonython (ACT 2905) Suburb Information

Suburb History

Name

Sir John was a Newspaper owner, politician and philanthropist and was the sole proprietor of the Adelaide Advertiser from 1893 to 1929 which, under his direction, became a prominent Australian daily newspaper. Through the Advertiser he advocated Federation and was a member of the first and second Federal Parliaments. He made many important financial contributions, mainly to educational bodies which reflected his lifetime involvement in education, as well as a gift of 100,000 pounds in 1934 towards the cost of completing Parliament House, Adelaide.

Street Naming Theme

Streets in Bonython are named after famous South Australians, particularly journalists, and South Australian Districts.

Sales History for Bonython (ACT 2905)

Yearly Sales Information

(Please note that sales history may not be available for every year.)

Other Sales History Information

Median Sales Prices for Bonython (ACT 2905)

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 Bonython (ACT 2905)

Average Age 35 years
Population 3,838

Dwelling Structure

 Houses 57.4%
 Townhouses 35.4%
 Flats & Units 7.2%
 Other 0.0%

Nature of Occupancy

 Fully Own 23.8%
 Purchasing 41.0%
 Rent from Gov. 8.0%
 Rent Private 26.8%
 Other 0.4%

Monthly Home Loan Repayments

 $1 - $799 10.4%
 $800 - $1399 17.1%
 $1400 - $2399 35.5%
 $2400 - $2999 18.4%
 $3000+ 18.6%

Individual Weekly Income

 $0 - $399 25.4%
 $400 - $1249 39.8%
 $1250 - $1499 10.4%
 $1500 - $1999 14.8%
 $2000+ 9.5%