Suburb Profile Report for West Kempsey NSW (2440)

West Kempsey House: Median price $230,000, Annual capital growth 2.92%, Number of sales 130, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

Investment property in West Kempsey has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 12.20%

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

Property buyers and investors in West Kempsey 2440 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.99% . This means that West Kempsey is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$230,000 N/A
0.00% N/A
12.20% N/A
2.92% N/A
$300 N/A
130 N/A
6.78% N/A
98.36 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4791
Median household income ($/weekly) 633
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1213
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 688 14.4
    35-44 years 473 9.9
    45-54 years 537 11.2
    55-64 years 581 12.1
    65-74 years 500 10.4
    Others 2012 42.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1686 53.4
    Registered Married 1177 37.3
    Defacto Relationship 296 9.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4293 94.8
    Papua New Guinea 25 0.6
    Philippines 21 0.5
    United Kingdom 95 2.1
    Other 29 0.6
    Others 64 1.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 23 0.5
    Christianity 3575 82.7
    Hinduism 7 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.5
    No Religion 683 15.8
    Others 13 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 299 18.2
    $400-$599 334 20.3
    $600-$799 230 14.0
    $800-$999 195 11.8
    $1,000-$1,249 156 9.5
    Others 433 26.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2041 59.0
    Employed, worked full-time 677 19.6
    Employed, worked part-time 483 14.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 177 5.1
    Employed, away from work 83 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 156 12.6
    Community & personal service workers 244 19.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 160 12.9
    Sales 154 12.4
    Labourers 182 14.7
    Others 346 27.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 108 10.5
    Infants/Primary 453 44.2
    Secondary 295 28.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 117 11.4
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 35 3.4
    Others 17 1.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3790 87.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 425 9.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 138 3.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 717 40.2
    Fully owned 644 36.1
    Being purchased 414 23.2
    Other tenure type 9 0.5
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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