Suburb Profile Report for Nelson Bay NSW (2315)

Nelson Bay House: Median price $499,000, Annual capital growth 1.86%, Number of sales 158, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Nelson Bay Unit: Median price $380,000, Annual capital growth -0.15%, Number of sales 178, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Nelson Bay is an average performer in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Nelson Bay gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 7.31%.

A 21.41% growth in median value for property investors in Nelson Bay,2315 puts this suburb at number 350th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.55% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Nelson Bay itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.16% to real estate investors.

With the median price for a house in Nelson Bay being $499000 and the advertised rent reaching $430 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.48%

Giving property investors a a solid capital gain of 13.43% for the last year, Nelson Bay, 2315 is the 270th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Nelson Bay has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -4.46% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Nelson Bay itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.52% to real estate investors.

HOUSE UNIT
$499,000 $380,000
3.18% 8.88%
7.31% 13.43%
1.86% -0.15%
$430 $330
158 178
4.48% 4.52%
87.39 104.73

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5396
Median household income ($/weekly) 930
Median age of persons 47
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 592 11.0
    35-44 years 622 11.5
    45-54 years 740 13.7
    55-64 years 863 16.0
    65-74 years 756 14.0
    Others 1824 33.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1957 51.1
    Not Married 1522 39.8
    Defacto Relationship 349 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4211 84.0
    Greece 32 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 78 1.6
    United Kingdom 316 6.3
    Other 92 1.8
    Others 287 5.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 38 0.8
    Christianity 3691 75.8
    Islam 8 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 29 0.6
    No Religion 1095 22.5
    Others 6 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 289 14.9
    $600-$799 257 13.3
    $800-$999 204 10.5
    $1,000-$1,249 183 9.4
    $1,500-$1,999 198 10.2
    Others 807 41.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1844 43.8
    Employed, worked full-time 1243 29.5
    Employed, worked part-time 815 19.4
    Employed, away from work 154 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 153 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 296 13.4
    Professionals 374 16.9
    Technicians & trades workers 362 16.4
    Community & personal service workers 275 12.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 273 12.4
    Others 628 28.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 93 9.3
    Infants/Primary 386 38.4
    Secondary 277 27.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 106 10.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 107 10.7
    Others 35 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3252 68.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 903 19.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 578 12.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 16 0.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 12 0.3
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 836 40.1
    Rented 768 36.8
    Being purchased 477 22.9
    Other tenure type 5 0.2
    Tenure Type
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