Suburb Profile Report for Tweed Heads West NSW (2485)

Tweed Heads West House: Median price $468,000, Annual capital growth 2.69%, Number of sales 79, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Tweed Heads West Unit: Median price $265,000, Annual capital growth 2.06%, Number of sales 124, Weekly median advertised rent $320

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Tweed Heads West has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 5.76% to date .

The five-year average increase in median property values for Tweed Heads West,2485 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 19.24% across each of those five years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -3.83% to buyers in Tweed Heads West at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Tweed Heads West the average time real estate has been on the market is 84.23 days.

Situated 666.41km from the CBD, Tweed Heads West is one of Tweed localities in the postcode 2485.

Investment property in Tweed Heads West has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 12.77%

Tweed Heads West,2485 was ranked 549 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.04% to buyers in Tweed Heads West at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Residents and property investors in Tweed Heads West have been waiting around 66.2 days to sell a property.

Tweed Heads West is 20th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 6.28% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$468,000 $265,000
0.97% 2.51%
5.76% 12.77%
2.69% 2.06%
$480 $320
79 124
5.33% 6.28%
84.23 66.2

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5823
Median household income ($/weekly) 711
Median age of persons 48
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1700
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 648 11.1
    45-54 years 681 11.7
    55-64 years 764 13.1
    65-74 years 789 13.5
    75-84 years 684 11.7
    Others 2257 38.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2254 50.1
    Registered Married 1803 40.1
    Defacto Relationship 441 9.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4332 79.8
    Greece 38 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 206 3.8
    United Kingdom 524 9.7
    Other 114 2.1
    Others 215 4.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 89 1.7
    Christianity 3991 76.4
    Hinduism 12 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.3
    No Religion 1093 20.9
    Others 20 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 300 12.8
    $400-$599 498 21.3
    $600-$799 352 15.1
    $800-$999 279 11.9
    $1,000-$1,249 213 9.1
    Others 693 29.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2359 50.8
    Employed, worked full-time 1116 24.0
    Employed, worked part-time 778 16.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 250 5.4
    Employed, away from work 142 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 233 11.4
    Technicians & trades workers 358 17.6
    Community & personal service workers 290 14.3
    Sales 270 13.3
    Labourers 307 15.1
    Others 577 28.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 74 7.8
    Infants/Primary 302 31.8
    Secondary 294 30.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 132 13.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 124 13.1
    Others 24 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3172 58.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1449 26.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 651 12.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 154 2.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1034 41.0
    Rented 825 32.8
    Being purchased 648 25.7
    Other tenure type 12 0.5
    Tenure Type
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