Suburb Profile Report for Pottsville NSW (2489)

Pottsville House: Median price $627,500, Annual capital growth 4.53%, Number of sales 135, Weekly median advertised rent $543

Pottsville Unit: Median price $439,000, Annual capital growth 3.21%, Number of sales 84, Weekly median advertised rent $430

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Pottsville, 2489 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 14.30%.

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

The most recent median price for Pottsville is $627500, with sellers offering an average of -2.88% off the asking price.

Advertised rents are around the $542.5 mark per week – giving a return of 4.50% based on the median price in Suburb

Investment property in Pottsville 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 12.93%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Pottsville comes in at number 363th in NSW.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Pottsville is offering property investors an average of -4.23. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 439th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Situated 439.32km from the CBD, Pottsville is one of Tweed localities in the postcode 2489.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$627,500 $439,000
4.24% 5.53%
14.30% 12.93%
4.53% 3.21%
$543 $430
135 84
4.50% 5.09%
75.72 58.59

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5734
Median household income ($/weekly) 1033
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 900 15.7
    25-34 years 650 11.3
    35-44 years 883 15.4
    45-54 years 705 12.3
    55-64 years 637 11.1
    Others 1960 34.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2067 53.6
    Not Married 1257 32.6
    Defacto Relationship 530 13.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4823 86.9
    Papua New Guinea 135 2.4
    South Africa 28 0.5
    United Kingdom 346 6.2
    Other 50 0.9
    Others 171 3.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 3718 70.0
    No Religion 1491 28.1
    Buddhism 57 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 31 0.6
    Hinduism 12 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 269 14.7
    $600-$799 229 12.5
    $800-$999 182 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 175 9.6
    $1,500-$1,999 257 14.1
    Others 715 39.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1783 42.6
    Employed, worked full-time 1249 29.8
    Employed, worked part-time 829 19.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 183 4.4
    Employed, away from work 141 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 431 19.4
    Technicians & trades workers 398 17.9
    Community & personal service workers 291 13.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 295 13.3
    Labourers 226 10.2
    Others 580 26.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 155 10.9
    Infants/Primary 613 43.1
    Secondary 360 25.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 144 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 115 8.1
    Others 36 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3157 59.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1949 36.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 192 3.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 50 0.9
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 732 36.7
    Fully owned 638 32.0
    Rented 619 31.0
    Other tenure type 7 0.4
    Tenure Type
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