Suburb Profile Report for Wauchope NSW (2446)

Wauchope House: Median price $394,000, Annual capital growth 4.21%, Number of sales 155, Weekly median advertised rent $373

Wauchope Unit: Median price $315,000, Annual capital growth 4.51%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $345

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Wauchope, 2446 should be relatively pleased with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 9.44%

While Wauchope,2446 ranked number 632th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 944th over the last 5 years.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Wauchope, 2446. Typically our figures indicate that -2.85% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 3525th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $372.5 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.21%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.92%

Wauchope is an average performer in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Wauchope gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 8.81%.

Comparing Wauchope,2446 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Wauchope, 2446’s gross rental yield is 5.70%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$394,000 $315,000
2.34% -5.12%
9.44% 8.81%
4.21% 4.51%
$373 $345
155 15
4.92% 5.70%
72.61 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5952
Median household income ($/weekly) 735
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1500
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 873 14.7
    35-44 years 719 12.1
    45-54 years 681 11.4
    55-64 years 705 11.8
    65-74 years 614 10.3
    Others 2360 39.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1926 46.7
    Not Married 1768 42.9
    Defacto Relationship 428 10.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5222 93.3
    Papua New Guinea 59 1.1
    Philippines 20 0.4
    United Kingdom 174 3.1
    Other 36 0.6
    Others 89 1.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 36 0.7
    Christianity 4335 80.2
    Islam 15 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 14 0.3
    No Religion 996 18.4
    Others 7 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 288 13.9
    $400-$599 375 18.1
    $600-$799 303 14.6
    $800-$999 221 10.7
    $1,000-$1,249 225 10.9
    Others 658 31.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2075 47.9
    Employed, worked full-time 1146 26.4
    Employed, worked part-time 792 18.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 175 4.0
    Employed, away from work 148 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 315 15.1
    Community & personal service workers 271 13.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 277 13.3
    Sales 281 13.5
    Labourers 305 14.6
    Others 640 30.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 126 9.5
    Infants/Primary 562 42.4
    Secondary 387 29.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 158 11.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 63 4.7
    Others 31 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5034 90.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 273 4.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 181 3.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 17 0.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 46 0.8
    Others 3 0.1
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 838 37.6
    Rented 730 32.8
    Being purchased 631 28.3
    Other tenure type 30 1.3
    Tenure Type
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