Suburb Profile Report for Blacktown NSW (2148)

Blacktown House: Median price $663,750, Annual capital growth 7.86%, Number of sales 487, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Blacktown Unit: Median price $467,250, Annual capital growth 6.04%, Number of sales 269, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Blacktown has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 2.91% to date .

Blacktown,2148 was ranked 2210 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

At number 470th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Blacktown is in the bottom 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Advertised rents are around the $430 mark per week – giving a return of 3.37% based on the median price in Suburb

With a capital gain of 6.19% for the last 12 months, Blacktown, 2148 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.04% property growth over the last 5 years.

Across a shorter period, Blacktown, 2148 has seen a median price increase of 1.58% over the last quarter.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -4.48% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Blacktown itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.84% to real estate investors.

Advertised rents are around the $400 mark per week – giving a return of 4.45% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$663,750 $467,250
0.08% 1.58%
2.91% 6.19%
7.86% 6.04%
$430 $400
487 269
3.37% 4.45%
56.04 53.67

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 43374
Median household income ($/weekly) 1174
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1907
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 5687 13.1
    25-34 years 7758 17.9
    35-44 years 6124 14.1
    45-54 years 5276 12.2
    55-64 years 3973 9.2
    Others 14557 33.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 16337 51.2
    Not Married 13726 43.0
    Defacto Relationship 1861 5.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 21767 52.7
    Croatia 991 2.4
    Indonesia 3855 9.3
    Philippines 2072 5.0
    Other 4623 11.2
    Others 7958 19.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 26300 64.8
    Hinduism 3601 8.9
    Islam 3206 7.9
    Other Religious Groups 2049 5.1
    No Religion 4557 11.2
    Others 852 2.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 1293 10.0
    $600-$799 1285 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 1395 10.8
    $1,500-$1,999 1867 14.5
    $2,000-$2,499 1330 10.3
    Others 5739 44.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 12685 39.2
    Not in the labour force 11905 36.8
    Employed, worked part-time 4970 15.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 1596 4.9
    Employed, away from work 1198 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 2982 15.8
    Technicians & trades workers 2643 14.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 3333 17.7
    Machinery operators & drivers 2198 11.7
    Labourers 2252 11.9
    Others 5446 28.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 738 6.8
    Infants/Primary 3567 33.1
    Secondary 2792 25.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 1527 14.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1655 15.3
    Others 513 4.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 30538 73.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 5844 14.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 5002 12.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 48 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 5088 36.4
    Rented 4967 35.5
    Fully owned 3838 27.5
    Other tenure type 86 0.6
    Tenure Type
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