Suburb Profile Report for Rutherford NSW (2320)

Rutherford House: Median price $359,000, Annual capital growth 3.55%, Number of sales 280, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Rutherford Unit: Median price $270,000, Annual capital growth 3.62%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Rutherford has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 3.01%

Across a shorter period, Rutherford, 2320 has seen a median price increase of 3.76% over the last quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.50% to buyers in Rutherford at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

With the median price for a house in Rutherford being $359000 and the advertised rent reaching $350 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.07%

Rutherford is in the bottom 20% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Rutherford gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -4.42%.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -3.95% to buyers in Rutherford at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Residents and property investors in Rutherford have been waiting around 105.64 days to sell a property.

Situated 131.40km from the CBD, Rutherford is one of Maitland localities in the postcode 2320.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$359,000 $270,000
3.76% N/A
3.01% -4.42%
3.55% 3.62%
$350 $300
280 29
5.07% 5.78%
90.23 105.64

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 10182
Median household income ($/weekly) 1163
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1525 15.0
    25-34 years 1609 15.8
    35-44 years 1384 13.6
    45-54 years 1156 11.4
    55-64 years 1011 9.9
    Others 3497 34.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3321 46.5
    Not Married 2954 41.3
    Defacto Relationship 872 12.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 9020 92.7
    Papua New Guinea 129 1.3
    South Africa 52 0.5
    United Kingdom 201 2.1
    Other 86 0.9
    Others 243 2.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 43 0.5
    Christianity 7811 82.5
    Islam 25 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 24 0.3
    No Religion 1534 16.2
    Others 26 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 309 9.3
    $400-$599 410 12.3
    $600-$799 314 9.5
    $1,500-$1,999 468 14.1
    $2,500-$2,999 296 8.9
    Others 1525 45.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2849 38.6
    Not in the labour force 2710 36.7
    Employed, worked part-time 1274 17.3
    Employed, away from work 275 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 272 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 489 11.1
    Technicians & trades workers 871 19.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 542 12.3
    Machinery operators & drivers 638 14.5
    Labourers 561 12.8
    Others 1290 29.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 242 10.2
    Infants/Primary 940 39.7
    Secondary 673 28.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 253 10.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 206 8.7
    Others 53 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 9000 92.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 439 4.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 259 2.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1340 37.1
    Being purchased 1331 36.8
    Fully owned 929 25.7
    Other tenure type 16 0.4
    Tenure Type
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