Suburb Profile Report for Pottsville NSW (2489)

Pottsville House: Median price $565,000, Annual capital growth 3.24%, Number of sales 136, Weekly median advertised rent $525

Pottsville Unit: Median price $395,500, Annual capital growth 2.10%, Number of sales 87, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in Pottsville, 2489 should be relatively pleased with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 10.78%

Over the longer term, Pottsville has seen property prices show investors a 18.95% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

The most recent median price for Pottsville is $565000, with sellers offering an average of -2.80% off the asking price.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Pottsville the average time real estate has been on the market is 77 days.

Property investors should expect to get $525 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 2.73% for the last year, Pottsville, 2489 is the 891th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Pottsville has given property investors a paper return of 1.41%. This puts Suburb as 207 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Pottsville is offering property investors an average of -4.48. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 412th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

At number 834 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Pottsville is just in the bottom half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 81.55 for properties listed there.

With the median price for a house in Pottsville being $395500 and the advertised rent reaching $390 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.13%

HOUSE UNIT
$565,000 $395,500
2.91% 1.41%
10.78% 2.73%
3.24% 2.10%
$525 $390
136 87
4.83% 5.13%
77 81.55

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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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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