Suburb Profile Report for Mayfield NSW (2304)

Mayfield House: Median price $483,750, Annual capital growth 6.51%, Number of sales 206, Weekly median advertised rent $395

Mayfield Unit: Median price $366,000, Annual capital growth 2.83%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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Over the last year, property investments in Mayfield, 2304 have given investors a capital gain of 13.82%. This compares very favourably with the 6.38% for NSW as a whole.

Comparing Mayfield,2304 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Mayfield is offering property investors an average of -5.50. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 765th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Mayfield the average time real estate has been on the market is 44.23 days.

With the median price for a house in Mayfield being $483750 and the advertised rent reaching $395 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.25%

At number 1360th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Mayfield, 2304 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of -3.68% recorded in median house prices.

Comparing Mayfield,2304 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Mayfield2304 is located in NSW which offers an average discount of -4.45% to property investors. Mayfield itself is showing figures that indicate -3.86% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Situated 97.26km from the CBD, Mayfield is one of Newcastle localities in the postcode 2304.

HOUSE UNIT
$483,750 $366,000
2.93% -2.01%
13.82% -3.68%
6.51% 2.83%
$395 $350
206 28
4.25% 4.97%
44.23 69.72

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Very good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 9070
Median household income ($/weekly) 979
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 826 9.1
    25-34 years 1583 17.5
    35-44 years 1292 14.2
    45-54 years 1254 13.8
    55-64 years 974 10.7
    Others 3141 34.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 3486 52.3
    Registered Married 2226 33.4
    Defacto Relationship 951 14.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 7249 85.4
    Papua New Guinea 151 1.8
    Philippines 71 0.8
    United Kingdom 236 2.8
    Other 273 3.2
    Others 507 6.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 141 1.7
    Christianity 5681 69.3
    Islam 79 1.0
    Other Religious Groups 55 0.7
    No Religion 2188 26.7
    Others 54 0.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 384 11.4
    $400-$599 385 11.4
    $600-$799 372 11.0
    $1,000-$1,249 331 9.8
    $1,500-$1,999 450 13.3
    Others 1459 43.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2708 37.7
    Employed, worked full-time 2542 35.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1327 18.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 358 5.0
    Employed, away from work 254 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 900 21.8
    Technicians & trades workers 596 14.5
    Community & personal service workers 468 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 556 13.5
    Labourers 487 11.8
    Others 1114 27.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 146 7.4
    Infants/Primary 551 28.1
    Secondary 367 18.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 294 15.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 548 27.9
    Others 56 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7033 86.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 628 7.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 457 5.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 35 0.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1435 39.5
    Being purchased 1251 34.5
    Fully owned 921 25.4
    Other tenure type 22 0.6
    Tenure Type
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