Suburb Profile Report for Wahroonga NSW (2076)

Wahroonga House: Median price $1,760,000, Annual capital growth 8.13%, Number of sales 226, Weekly median advertised rent $860

Wahroonga Unit: Median price $820,750, Annual capital growth 5.56%, Number of sales 135, Weekly median advertised rent $550

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Wahroonga, 2076 have given investors a capital gain of 10.52%. This compares favourably with the 6.87% for NSW as a whole.

Over the longer term, Wahroonga has seen property prices show investors a 44.26% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Wahroonga2076 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -5.49% to property investors. Wahroonga itself is showing figures that indicate -9.30% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Residents and property investors in Wahroonga have been waiting around 71.09 days to sell a property.

At number 657th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Wahroonga, 2076 is in the top 40% with a property value increase of 5.53% recorded in median house prices.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Wahroonga comes in at number 241th in NSW.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Wahroonga is offering property investors an average of -4.42. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 179th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

At number 692 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Wahroonga is just in the top half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 75.43 for properties listed there.

A $550 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.48%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.56%.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,760,000 $820,750
0.57% 0.71%
10.52% 5.53%
8.13% 5.56%
$860 $550
226 135
2.54% 3.48%
71.09 75.43

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 16725
Median household income ($/weekly) 2381
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3000
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 2462 14.7
    35-44 years 2165 12.9
    45-54 years 2550 15.2
    55-64 years 1915 11.4
    65-74 years 1395 8.3
    Others 6240 37.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 7196 60.9
    Not Married 4182 35.4
    Defacto Relationship 445 3.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 10586 65.7
    Croatia 459 2.8
    South Africa 524 3.3
    United Kingdom 1262 7.8
    Other 806 5.0
    Others 2472 15.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 333 2.1
    Christianity 11234 72.2
    Hinduism 284 1.8
    Other Religious Groups 159 1.0
    No Religion 3344 21.5
    Others 197 1.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 451 9.6
    $2,000-$2,499 389 8.2
    $2,500-$2,999 789 16.7
    $3,000-$3,499 496 10.5
    $4,000 or more 678 14.4
    Others 1917 40.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 4849 37.9
    Not in the labour force 4612 36.1
    Employed, worked part-time 2583 20.2
    Employed, away from work 391 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 343 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 1505 19.2
    Professionals 2992 38.2
    Community & personal service workers 625 8.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 1165 14.9
    Sales 585 7.5
    Others 954 12.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 328 6.5
    Infants/Primary 1604 31.8
    Secondary 1604 31.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 236 4.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1168 23.1
    Others 106 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 12797 84.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 1553 10.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 794 5.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 2198 41.9
    Being purchased 2087 39.8
    Rented 880 16.8
    Other tenure type 80 1.5
    Tenure Type
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