Suburb Profile Report for Warrawong NSW (2502)

Warrawong House: Median price $431,500, Annual capital growth 5.68%, Number of sales 60, Weekly median advertised rent $393

Warrawong Unit: Median price $340,000, Annual capital growth 27.44%, Number of sales 14, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Warrawong has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 9.24%

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Warrawong,2502 has racked up an average of 9.24% over the period. This ranks it number 452th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

At number 1001th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Warrawong is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Situated 74.75km from the CBD, Warrawong is one of Wollongong localities in the postcode 2502.

Warrawong, 2502 ranked 178th in NSW when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Warrawong is one of 3163 in our list for NSW

Over the longer term, Warrawong has seen property prices show investors a 88.37% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Warrawong, 2502 is offering NSW ‘s 467th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 10% of discounts offered by this NSW.

With the median price for a house in Warrawong being $340000 and the advertised rent reaching $290 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.44%

HOUSE UNIT
$431,500 $340,000
2.07% 2.26%
9.24% 9.68%
5.68% 27.44%
$393 $290
60 14
4.73% 4.44%
71.86 57.16

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4765
Median household income ($/weekly) 646
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 578 12.1
    25-34 years 582 12.2
    35-44 years 567 11.9
    45-54 years 591 12.4
    55-64 years 544 11.4
    Others 1903 39.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1865 52.7
    Registered Married 1425 40.3
    Defacto Relationship 247 7.0
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2678 60.4
    Germany 322 7.3
    Japan 318 7.2
    United Kingdom 119 2.7
    Other 473 10.7
    Others 522 11.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 75 1.7
    Christianity 3472 78.4
    Hinduism 19 0.4
    Islam 219 4.9
    No Religion 626 14.1
    Others 16 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $200-$299 145 8.6
    $300-$399 261 15.5
    $400-$599 299 17.8
    $600-$799 208 12.4
    $800-$999 156 9.3
    Others 612 36.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2146 59.8
    Employed, worked full-time 732 20.4
    Employed, worked part-time 409 11.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 210 5.8
    Employed, away from work 94 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 144 11.6
    Technicians & trades workers 206 16.6
    Community & personal service workers 135 10.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 145 11.7
    Labourers 247 19.9
    Others 362 29.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 88 9.6
    Infants/Primary 330 35.9
    Secondary 254 27.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 121 13.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 102 11.1
    Others 24 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3396 75.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 567 12.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 545 12.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 841 47.2
    Fully owned 680 38.2
    Being purchased 248 13.9
    Other tenure type 11 0.6
    Tenure Type
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