If you were to buy a house locally at the current median price of $730,000 and had 10% deposit, then you would need a mortgage for $657,000. This is quite a large mortgage compared to state.
The average suburb population growth in ACT has been 3405.68% since 2006, so the 3454.00% population change in DOWNER 2602 is above average.
When looking as just how much people in suburb pay on their mortgages, the median mortgage repayment is $2,167 which is $667 more every month. As a percentage rise, this makes DOWNER, 2602 the number 846th on a list of suburbs in Australia ranked by percentage mortgage payment increase across the 5 years between the 2006 and the 2011 census.
In a list of Australian suburbs ranked by what percentage of the median household income was paid out in home loan repayments, DOWNER ACT would be 3056th with 32.33.