Suburb Profile Report for Empire Bay NSW (2257)

Empire Bay House: Median price $730,000, Annual capital growth 6.85%, Number of sales 44, Weekly median advertised rent $475

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Empire Bay, 2257 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 18.22%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Empire Bay has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Empire Bay, 2257 is offering NSW ‘s 541th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the middle of discounts offered by this NSW.

In the last year 44 properties changed hands in Empire Bay, which puts it as the 746th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The NSW suburb of Empire Bay, 2257 is in the Gosford local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$730,000 N/A
0.00% N/A
18.22% N/A
6.85% N/A
$475 N/A
44 N/A
3.38% N/A
53.03 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2273
Median household income ($/weekly) 1133
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2114
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 366 16.1
    35-44 years 318 14.0
    45-54 years 363 16.0
    55-64 years 308 13.5
    65-74 years 200 8.8
    Others 719 31.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 881 53.6
    Not Married 604 36.7
    Defacto Relationship 159 9.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1913 88.4
    Italy 14 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 37 1.7
    United Kingdom 116 5.4
    Other 22 1.0
    Others 62 2.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 11 0.5
    Christianity 1685 79.7
    Hinduism 11 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 5 0.2
    No Religion 400 18.9
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 78 10.8
    $600-$799 75 10.4
    $800-$999 77 10.7
    $1,000-$1,249 69 9.6
    $1,500-$1,999 93 12.9
    Others 330 45.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 619 36.5
    Not in the labour force 592 34.9
    Employed, worked part-time 341 20.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 72 4.2
    Employed, away from work 71 4.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 112 10.9
    Professionals 170 16.6
    Technicians & trades workers 186 18.1
    Community & personal service workers 122 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 160 15.6
    Others 277 27.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 39 6.6
    Infants/Primary 254 42.9
    Secondary 163 27.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 53 9.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 67 11.3
    Others 16 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1951 90.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 99 4.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 69 3.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 25 1.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 336 42.1
    Fully owned 293 36.7
    Rented 165 20.7
    Other tenure type 5 0.6
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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