Suburb Profile Report for Swansea NSW (2281)

Swansea House: Median price $520,000, Annual capital growth 4.35%, Number of sales 71, Weekly median advertised rent $390

Swansea Unit: Median price $370,000, Annual capital growth 3.45%, Number of sales 43, Weekly median advertised rent $345

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Swansea have tracked just higher than the NSW average of 7.47% over the last 12 months.

Swansea,2281 has offered an average of 14.29% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Swansea, 2281. Typically our figures indicate that -4.23% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 3054th most discounted overall in Australia.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Swansea the average time real estate has been on the market is 50.26 days.

Advertised rents are around the $390 mark per week – giving a return of 3.90% based on the median price in Suburb

Property value increases in Swansea have tracked just lower than the NSW average of 5.88% over the last 12 months.

A 23.33% growth in median value for property investors in Swansea,2281 puts this suburb at number 378th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

Swansea2281 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -4.41% to property investors. Swansea itself is showing figures that indicate -4.00% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

The NSW suburb of Swansea, 2281 is in the Lake Macquarie local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$520,000 $370,000
1.96% 0.00%
14.29% 1.37%
4.35% 3.45%
$390 $345
71 43
3.90% 4.85%
50.26 80.71

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4833
Median household income ($/weekly) 708
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 535 11.1
    45-54 years 605 12.5
    55-64 years 689 14.3
    65-74 years 714 14.8
    75-84 years 479 9.9
    Others 1812 37.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1742 46.7
    Registered Married 1722 46.1
    Defacto Relationship 270 7.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4089 91.0
    Papua New Guinea 41 0.9
    Philippines 21 0.5
    United Kingdom 179 4.0
    Other 36 0.8
    Others 125 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 29 0.7
    Christianity 3403 78.5
    Islam 11 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.4
    No Religion 871 20.1
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 300 16.2
    $400-$599 350 18.9
    $600-$799 241 13.0
    $800-$999 182 9.8
    $1,000-$1,249 152 8.2
    Others 629 33.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2049 53.3
    Employed, worked full-time 933 24.3
    Employed, worked part-time 560 14.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 162 4.2
    Employed, away from work 137 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 330 20.3
    Community & personal service workers 192 11.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 209 12.8
    Sales 183 11.2
    Labourers 233 14.3
    Others 480 29.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 65 8.5
    Infants/Primary 283 37.0
    Secondary 231 30.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 101 13.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 66 8.6
    Others 18 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3570 79.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 644 14.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 222 5.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 37 0.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 887 44.7
    Rented 604 30.5
    Being purchased 438 22.1
    Other tenure type 54 2.7
    Tenure Type
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