Suburb Profile Report for Wickham NSW (2293)

Wickham House: Median price $665,000, Annual capital growth 8.85%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $410

Wickham Unit: Median price $555,000, Annual capital growth 12.07%, Number of sales 12, Weekly median advertised rent $478

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Wickham, 2293 should be pleased with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 25.47%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Wickham,2293 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 90.14% across each of those five years.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Wickham are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -3.75% below the asking price at the moment.

The NSW suburb of Wickham, 2293 is in the Newcastle local government area.

Over the last year, property investments in Wickham, 2293 have given investors a capital gain of 21.99%. This compares very favourably with the 5.88% for NSW as a whole.

A 54.17% growth in median value for property investors in Wickham,2293 puts this suburb at number 79th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

Property investors should expect to get $477.5 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$665,000 $555,000
15.90% 5.71%
25.47% 21.99%
8.85% 12.07%
$410 $478
19 12
3.21% 4.47%
40.05 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 953
Median household income ($/weekly) 1093
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 130 13.7
    25-34 years 218 22.9
    35-44 years 121 12.7
    45-54 years 127 13.3
    55-64 years 107 11.2
    Others 249 26.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 424 56.6
    Registered Married 217 29.0
    Defacto Relationship 108 14.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 778 87.5
    Papua New Guinea 18 2.0
    Philippines 8 0.9
    United Kingdom 22 2.5
    Other 23 2.6
    Others 40 4.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 15 1.8
    Christianity 536 63.3
    Hinduism 3 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 12 1.4
    No Religion 275 32.5
    Others 6 0.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 35 9.1
    $600-$799 52 13.5
    $1,000-$1,249 47 12.2
    $1,250-$1,499 33 8.6
    $1,500-$1,999 50 13.0
    Others 168 43.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 336 41.6
    Not in the labour force 237 29.3
    Employed, worked part-time 176 21.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 4.3
    Employed, away from work 24 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 55 10.2
    Professionals 150 27.8
    Technicians & trades workers 63 11.7
    Community & personal service workers 67 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 78 14.5
    Others 126 23.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 10 4.7
    Infants/Primary 28 13.1
    Secondary 39 18.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 25 11.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 108 50.5
    Others 4 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 392 45.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 282 32.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 153 17.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 26 3.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 5 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 231 54.6
    Being purchased 102 24.1
    Fully owned 90 21.3
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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