Suburb Profile Report for Sawtell NSW (2452)

Sawtell House: Median price $576,500, Annual capital growth 3.81%, Number of sales 68, Weekly median advertised rent $443

Sawtell Unit: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 6.41%, Number of sales 39, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Sawtell have tracked just lower than the NSW average of 8.26% over the last 12 months.

Sawtell,2452 has offered an average of 4.34% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Sawtell is offering property investors an average of -5.49. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 795th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Sawtell the average time real estate has been on the market is 89.76 days.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5310 per annum or $442.5 every week.

With a capital gain of 12.33% for the last 12 months, Sawtell, 2452 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.41% property growth over the last 5 years.

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

At number 422th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Sawtell is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Situated 394.35km from the CBD, Sawtell is one of Coffs Harbour localities in the postcode 2452.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$576,500 $410,000
1.14% 13.81%
4.34% 12.33%
3.81% 6.41%
$443 $340
68 39
3.99% 4.31%
89.76 70.8

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3490
Median household income ($/weekly) 838
Median age of persons 46
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1647
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 407 11.7
    35-44 years 411 11.8
    45-54 years 520 14.9
    55-64 years 527 15.1
    65-74 years 401 11.5
    Others 1224 35.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1279 48.7
    Not Married 1145 43.6
    Defacto Relationship 200 7.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3017 90.0
    Papua New Guinea 34 1.0
    Philippines 13 0.4
    United Kingdom 154 4.6
    Other 34 1.0
    Others 101 3.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2363 73.5
    No Religion 788 24.5
    Buddhism 41 1.3
    Other Religious Groups 17 0.5
    Islam 4 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 152 11.4
    $400-$599 223 16.7
    $600-$799 176 13.2
    $800-$999 116 8.7
    $1,500-$1,999 141 10.6
    Others 526 39.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1199 43.3
    Employed, worked full-time 766 27.7
    Employed, worked part-time 570 20.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 122 4.4
    Employed, away from work 111 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 152 10.5
    Professionals 308 21.2
    Technicians & trades workers 201 13.8
    Community & personal service workers 215 14.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 205 14.1
    Others 371 25.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 59 7.7
    Infants/Primary 263 34.2
    Secondary 226 29.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 106 13.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 91 11.8
    Others 24 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2538 77.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 352 10.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 340 10.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 50 1.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 13 0.4
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 565 39.6
    Rented 525 36.8
    Being purchased 326 22.8
    Other tenure type 11 0.8
    Tenure Type
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