Suburb Profile Report for Gosford NSW (2250)

Gosford House: Median price $1,002,500, Annual capital growth 15.19%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $380

Gosford Unit: Median price $421,500, Annual capital growth 5.41%, Number of sales 160, Weekly median advertised rent $375

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Gosford, 2250 have given investors a capital gain of 43.21%. This compares very favourably with the 11.06% for NSW as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Gosford comes in at number 1st in NSW.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.33 sales per month, which equates to 16 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $380 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 15.19%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 1.97%

Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 4.07% for the last year, Gosford, 2250 is the 867th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Gosford,2250 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 64.01% across each of those five years.

Gosford, 2250 is offering NSW ‘s 131th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this NSW.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Gosford the average time real estate has been on the market is 32.13 days.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4500 per annum or $375 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,002,500 $421,500
-8.86% 1.57%
43.21% 4.07%
15.19% 5.41%
$380 $375
16 160
1.97% 4.63%
N/A 32.13

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3391
Median household income ($/weekly) 1013
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1570
Average household size 1.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 471 13.9
    25-34 years 803 23.7
    35-44 years 422 12.4
    45-54 years 474 14.0
    55-64 years 355 10.5
    Others 867 25.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1417 54.6
    Registered Married 698 26.9
    Defacto Relationship 478 18.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2158 71.6
    Croatia 81 2.7
    Papua New Guinea 66 2.2
    United Kingdom 161 5.3
    Other 167 5.5
    Others 381 12.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 115 4.0
    Christianity 1770 61.7
    Hinduism 78 2.7
    Islam 46 1.6
    No Religion 825 28.8
    Others 35 1.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 156 10.2
    $600-$799 166 10.9
    $800-$999 166 10.9
    $1,000-$1,249 197 12.9
    $1,500-$1,999 207 13.6
    Others 632 41.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1230 44.9
    Not in the labour force 820 29.9
    Employed, worked part-time 439 16.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 143 5.2
    Employed, away from work 106 3.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 195 11.0
    Professionals 428 24.1
    Technicians & trades workers 237 13.3
    Community & personal service workers 204 11.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 276 15.5
    Others 436 24.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 32 5.7
    Infants/Primary 68 12.2
    Secondary 72 12.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 155 27.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 200 35.8
    Others 32 5.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 2404 84.9
    Separate house 231 8.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 192 6.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1112 69.2
    Being purchased 288 17.9
    Fully owned 203 12.6
    Other tenure type 4 0.2
    Tenure Type
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