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    Bruce (ACT 2617) Suburb Information

Suburb History

Name

Bruce was gazetted as a suburb name in 1968 and commemorates the achievements of Viscount Bruce of Melbourne PC, CH, MC (Stanley Melbourne Bruce 1883-1967). From 1923 until 1929 he was Australia's Prime Minister. In 1933 for a period of thirteen years he carried out the duties of Commissioner for Australian in London. On his return to Australia in 1951 he was appointed Chancellor of the Australian National University and carried out those duties for the next ten years. Viscount Bruce was also given recognition in 1947 for his representation of Australia in the War Cabinet.

Street Naming Theme

Street names are based on aboriginal works.

Sales History for Bruce (ACT 2617)

Yearly Sales Information

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

Other Sales History Information

Median Sales Prices for Bruce (ACT 2617)

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 Bruce (ACT 2617)

Average Age 26 years
Population 6,389

Dwelling Structure

 Houses 41.1%
 Townhouses 24.5%
 Flats & Units 34.2%
 Other 0.2%

Nature of Occupancy

 Fully Own 20.3%
 Purchasing 28.4%
 Rent from Gov. 0.4%
 Rent Private 48.5%
 Other 2.4%

Monthly Home Loan Repayments

 $1 - $799 6.5%
 $800 - $1399 9.2%
 $1400 - $2399 44.5%
 $2400 - $2999 13.6%
 $3000+ 26.2%

Individual Weekly Income

 $0 - $399 33.0%
 $400 - $1249 34.6%
 $1250 - $1499 9.4%
 $1500 - $1999 11.3%
 $2000+ 11.7%