Suburb Profile Report for Goonellabah NSW (2480)

Goonellabah House: Median price $374,000, Annual capital growth 3.46%, Number of sales 258, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Goonellabah Unit: Median price $276,500, Annual capital growth 2.69%, Number of sales 75, Weekly median advertised rent $285

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Goonellabah, 2480 have given investors a capital gain of 4.84%. This compares badly with the 10.13% for NSW as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Goonellabah,2480 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 7.01% across each of those five years.

State is the 7th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.28% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Goonellabah itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.48% to real estate investors.

In the last year 258 properties changed hands in Goonellabah, which puts it as the 27th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Goonellabah is 194th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 4.87% return

At number 889th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Goonellabah, 2480 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 3.17% recorded in median house prices.

While Goonellabah,2480 ranked number 121th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 472th over the last 5 years.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Goonellabah are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -2.89% below the asking price at the moment.

At number 866 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Goonellabah is just in the bottom half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 82.4 for properties listed there.

A $285 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.36%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 2.69%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$374,000 $276,500
-0.27% 5.03%
4.84% 3.17%
3.46% 2.69%
$350 $285
258 75
4.87% 5.36%
84.7 82.4

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 12537
Median household income ($/weekly) 958
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1647 13.1
    25-34 years 1481 11.8
    35-44 years 1468 11.7
    45-54 years 1662 13.3
    55-64 years 1576 12.6
    Others 4704 37.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 4301 47.0
    Not Married 3933 43.0
    Defacto Relationship 913 10.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 11049 91.7
    Japan 74 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 103 0.9
    United Kingdom 313 2.6
    Other 133 1.1
    Others 376 3.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 111 1.0
    Christianity 9088 78.4
    Islam 24 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 79 0.7
    No Religion 2259 19.5
    Others 31 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 641 14.5
    $600-$799 538 12.2
    $800-$999 476 10.8
    $1,000-$1,249 479 10.9
    $1,500-$1,999 525 11.9
    Others 1755 39.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 3856 39.7
    Employed, worked full-time 3188 32.8
    Employed, worked part-time 1953 20.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 410 4.2
    Employed, away from work 301 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1053 19.3
    Technicians & trades workers 740 13.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 800 14.7
    Sales 735 13.5
    Labourers 657 12.1
    Others 1457 26.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 254 8.0
    Infants/Primary 1056 33.4
    Secondary 882 27.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 316 10.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 573 18.1
    Others 77 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 10175 86.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 796 6.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 778 6.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 13 0.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 8 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1671 35.3
    Being purchased 1593 33.7
    Rented 1430 30.2
    Other tenure type 38 0.8
    Tenure Type
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