Suburb Profile Report for Fairfield Heights NSW (2165)

Fairfield Heights House: Median price $749,000, Annual capital growth 8.78%, Number of sales 89, Weekly median advertised rent $500

Fairfield Heights Unit: Median price $555,000, Annual capital growth 6.74%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $475

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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 Fairfield Heights, 2165 have given investors a capital gain of -1.19%. This compares very badly with the 9.05% for NSW as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Fairfield Heights,2165 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 74.19% across each of those five years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Fairfield Heights is offering property investors an average of -5.45. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 449th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

At number 1627 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Fairfield Heights is just in the top half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 73.53 for properties listed there.

At number 860th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Fairfield Heights, 2165 is in the top half with a property value increase of 2.78% recorded in median house prices.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Fairfield Heights has given property investors a paper return of 2.30%. This puts Suburb as 243 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$749,000 $555,000
-0.13% 2.30%
-1.19% 2.78%
8.78% 6.74%
$500 $475
89 15
3.47% 4.45%
73.53 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6648
Median household income ($/weekly) 912
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2011
Average household size 3.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 914 13.7
    25-34 years 928 14.0
    35-44 years 874 13.1
    45-54 years 895 13.5
    55-64 years 708 10.6
    Others 2330 35.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2537 50.6
    Registered Married 2311 46.1
    Defacto Relationship 161 3.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2350 37.3
    Canada 177 2.8
    Ireland 1479 23.5
    Viet Nam 579 9.2
    Other 636 10.1
    Others 1082 17.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 874 14.0
    Christianity 4313 69.1
    Islam 486 7.8
    Other Religious Groups 91 1.5
    No Religion 423 6.8
    Others 57 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 250 14.0
    $600-$799 223 12.5
    $800-$999 183 10.3
    $1,000-$1,249 178 10.0
    $1,500-$1,999 185 10.4
    Others 766 42.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2710 54.5
    Employed, worked full-time 1258 25.3
    Employed, worked part-time 564 11.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 262 5.3
    Employed, away from work 174 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 272 13.6
    Technicians & trades workers 308 15.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 294 14.7
    Machinery operators & drivers 236 11.8
    Labourers 334 16.8
    Others 550 27.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 505 30.5
    Secondary 479 28.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 263 15.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 211 12.7
    Other type of educational institution 101 6.1
    Others 96 5.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4539 70.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1721 26.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 197 3.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 5 0.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 833 43.3
    Fully owned 554 28.8
    Being purchased 525 27.3
    Other tenure type 14 0.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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