Suburb Profile Report for Wauchope NSW (2446)

Wauchope House: Median price $385,000, Annual capital growth 4.35%, Number of sales 147, Weekly median advertised rent $370

Wauchope Unit: Median price $307,500, Annual capital growth 7.87%, Number of sales 16, Weekly median advertised rent $345

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Wauchope 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 8.30%

Across a shorter period, Wauchope, 2446 has seen a median price increase of 4.34% over the last quarter.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Wauchope is offering property investors an average of -5.49. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 1182th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Residents and property investors in Wauchope have been waiting around 74.86 days to sell a property.

Property investors should expect to get $370 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Wauchope, 2446 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 12.84%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Wauchope,2446 has racked up an average of 12.84% over the period. This ranks it number 856th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

In the last year 16 properties changed hands in Wauchope, which puts it as the 494th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4140 per annum or $345 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$385,000 $307,500
4.34% N/A
8.30% 12.84%
4.35% 7.87%
$370 $345
147 16
5.00% 5.83%
74.86 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (U), Good (H)
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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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