Suburb Profile Report for Cardiff NSW (2285)

Cardiff House: Median price $430,000, Annual capital growth 4.87%, Number of sales 123, Weekly median advertised rent $380

Cardiff Unit: Median price $375,000, Annual capital growth 8.87%, Number of sales 17, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2115th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Cardiff, 2285 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 4.43% recorded in median house prices.

Comparing Cardiff,2285 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Vendor discounting in Cardiff is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -3.83%. This puts suburb at number 989th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

In the last year 123 properties changed hands in Cardiff, which puts it as the 189th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Cardiff has had a very poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of -5.06% to date .

Comparing Cardiff,2285 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

The most recent median price for Cardiff is $375000, with sellers offering an average of -2.75% off the asking price.

In the last year 17 properties changed hands in Cardiff, which puts it as the 482th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 71.74km from the CBD, Cardiff is one of Lake Macquarie localities in the postcode 2285.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$430,000 $375,000
1.65% -8.04%
4.43% -5.06%
4.87% 8.87%
$380 $330
123 17
4.60% 4.58%
39.72 40.9

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5778
Median household income ($/weekly) 1098
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 707 12.2
    25-34 years 928 16.1
    35-44 years 748 12.9
    45-54 years 724 12.5
    55-64 years 653 11.3
    Others 2019 34.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1908 44.6
    Not Married 1897 44.4
    Defacto Relationship 472 11.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4985 90.1
    Greece 47 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 53 1.0
    United Kingdom 132 2.4
    Other 95 1.7
    Others 220 4.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 73 1.4
    Christianity 4019 74.6
    Islam 10 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.4
    No Religion 1252 23.3
    Others 9 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 215 10.7
    $600-$799 220 11.0
    $800-$999 227 11.3
    $1,000-$1,249 194 9.7
    $1,500-$1,999 271 13.5
    Others 878 43.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1699 37.9
    Employed, worked full-time 1665 37.2
    Employed, worked part-time 798 17.8
    Employed, away from work 166 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 474 18.1
    Technicians & trades workers 452 17.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 400 15.2
    Sales 285 10.9
    Labourers 296 11.3
    Others 719 27.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 105 8.5
    Infants/Primary 449 36.3
    Secondary 328 26.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 120 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 192 15.5
    Others 42 3.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5003 92.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 219 4.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 198 3.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 19 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 841 38.9
    Fully owned 792 36.6
    Rented 526 24.3
    Other tenure type 5 0.2
    Tenure Type
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