Suburb Profile Report for Heathcote NSW (2233)

Heathcote House: Median price $890,000, Annual capital growth 6.55%, Number of sales 61, Weekly median advertised rent $630

Heathcote Unit: Median price $657,500, Annual capital growth 5.15%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $490

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 0.68% for the last 12 months, Heathcote, 2233 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.55% property growth over the last 5 years.

Over the longer term, Heathcote has seen property prices show investors a 37.24% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.84% to buyers in Heathcote at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

At number 1033th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Heathcote, 2233 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 0.38% recorded in median house prices.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Heathcote is offering property investors an average of -4.42. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 42th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

At number 294 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Heathcote is in the TOP 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 54.25 for properties listed there.

Heathcote is 368th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 3.88% return

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Located 36km south of Sydney’s CBD, Heathcote sits well away from inner-city life.

Nestled between two national parks, the quiet outdoor lifestyle this suburb offers is appealing to many families.

Although nature and parks are right on Heathcote’s doorstep, this doesn’t mean there is a lack of local amenities.

Transport infrastructure connects this outer suburb to Sydney via train or bus.

The nearby Princes Highway means a drive to the CBD will take around 50 minutes.

A good selection of shops are available at John Paul Village, along with three schools, sports grounds, skating rinks, a medical centre, parks and a variety of restaurants.

Heathcote provides mix of old and new, offering a wide variety of available property.

Some three-bedroom family houses sell for as little as $415,000, however, more prestigious four-bedroom homes on large properties can cost upwards of $800,000 
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HOUSE UNIT
$890,000 $657,500
1.48% N/A
0.68% 0.38%
6.55% 5.15%
$630 $490
61 23
3.68% 3.88%
63.02 54.25

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5977
Median household income ($/weekly) 1598
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2357
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 754 12.6
    25-34 years 568 9.5
    35-44 years 829 13.9
    45-54 years 823 13.8
    55-64 years 687 11.5
    Others 2317 38.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2511 56.9
    Not Married 1634 37.0
    Defacto Relationship 270 6.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5191 89.2
    Papua New Guinea 47 0.8
    South Africa 33 0.6
    United Kingdom 288 4.9
    Other 67 1.2
    Others 195 3.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 29 0.5
    Christianity 4613 81.1
    Islam 3 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 20 0.4
    No Religion 1019 17.9
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 158 8.8
    $600-$799 135 7.5
    $1,500-$1,999 234 13.0
    $2,000-$2,499 238 13.2
    $2,500-$2,999 187 10.4
    Others 851 47.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1838 39.3
    Not in the labour force 1536 32.9
    Employed, worked part-time 1013 21.7
    Employed, away from work 177 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 108 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 355 11.7
    Professionals 578 19.1
    Technicians & trades workers 520 17.2
    Community & personal service workers 350 11.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 563 18.6
    Others 663 21.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 129 9.2
    Infants/Primary 492 34.9
    Secondary 440 31.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 126 8.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 189 13.4
    Others 32 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4916 86.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 620 10.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 51 0.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 49 0.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 38 0.7
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 886 44.7
    Fully owned 859 43.4
    Rented 192 9.7
    Other tenure type 44 2.2
    Tenure Type
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