Suburb Profile Report for Pottsville NSW (2489)

Pottsville House: Median price $560,000, Annual capital growth 3.15%, Number of sales 135, Weekly median advertised rent $520

Pottsville Unit: Median price $390,000, Annual capital growth 1.85%, Number of sales 88, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: CoreLogic

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NSW has seen average median house prices change by 7.93% which means that Pottsville, 2489 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 9.32% over the last year

The five-year average increase in median property values for Pottsville,2489 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 9.80% across each of those five years.

Property buyers and investors in Pottsville 2489 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -2.90% . This means that Pottsville is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Pottsville the average time real estate has been on the market is 78.39 days.

Advertised rents are around the $520 mark per week – giving a return of 4.83% based on the median price in Suburb

At number 1089th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Pottsville, 2489 is in the BOTTOM 40% with a property value increase of 0.65% recorded in median house prices.

While Pottsville,2489 ranked number 265th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 467th over the last 5 years.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Pottsville, 2489. Typically our figures indicate that -3.80% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1139th most discounted overall in Australia.

HOUSE UNIT
$560,000 $390,000
2.00% 0.32%
9.32% 0.65%
3.15% 1.85%
$520 $380
135 88
4.83% 5.07%
78.39 85.83

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (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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