Suburb Profile Report for Islington NSW (2296)

Islington House: Median price $510,000, Annual capital growth 6.87%, Number of sales 39, Weekly median advertised rent $400

Islington Unit: Median price $505,000, Annual capital growth 3.94%, Number of sales 18, Weekly median advertised rent $425

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Islington have tracked just higher than the NSW average of 6.38% over the last 12 months.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Islington comes in at number 465th in NSW.

Islington2296 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -5.50% to property investors. Islington itself is showing figures that indicate -3.52% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 3.25 sales per month, which equates to 39 per year.

Situated 117.03km from the CBD, Islington is one of Newcastle localities in the postcode 2296.

Islington has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 5.21% to date .

Islington,2296 was ranked 217 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

At number 432th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Islington is in the TOP 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

In the last year 18 properties changed hands in Islington, which puts it as the 460th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 91.11km from the CBD, Islington is one of Newcastle localities in the postcode 2296.

HOUSE UNIT
$510,000 $505,000
0.25% 5.76%
8.28% 5.21%
6.87% 3.94%
$400 $425
39 18
4.08% 4.38%
53.42 75.92

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1806
Median household income ($/weekly) 1148
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 192 10.6
    25-34 years 409 22.6
    35-44 years 311 17.2
    45-54 years 210 11.6
    55-64 years 171 9.5
    Others 513 28.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 791 57.9
    Registered Married 346 25.3
    Defacto Relationship 229 16.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1405 84.9
    Croatia 9 0.5
    Papua New Guinea 23 1.4
    United Kingdom 58 3.5
    Other 84 5.1
    Others 76 4.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 42 2.6
    Christianity 846 53.4
    Islam 11 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 16 1.0
    No Religion 664 41.9
    Others 6 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 81 11.3
    $600-$799 72 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 80 11.1
    $1,250-$1,499 68 9.5
    $1,500-$1,999 111 15.5
    Others 306 42.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 606 42.7
    Not in the labour force 402 28.3
    Employed, worked part-time 284 20.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 79 5.6
    Employed, away from work 49 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 265 28.3
    Technicians & trades workers 139 14.9
    Community & personal service workers 116 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 125 13.4
    Sales 91 9.7
    Others 200 21.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 34 8.1
    Infants/Primary 84 20.0
    Secondary 69 16.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 67 15.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 158 37.5
    Others 9 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1209 71.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 271 16.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 180 10.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 21 1.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 366 47.0
    Being purchased 247 31.7
    Fully owned 161 20.7
    Other tenure type 4 0.5
    Tenure Type
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