Suburb Profile Report for Warrawong NSW (2502)

Warrawong House: Median price $441,000, Annual capital growth 6.31%, Number of sales 59, Weekly median advertised rent $393

Warrawong Unit: Median price $354,950, Annual capital growth 14.50%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $280

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • 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 9.91%

Comparing Warrawong,2502 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

The most recent median price for Warrawong is $441000, with sellers offering an average of -4.14% off the asking price.

At number 810 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Warrawong is in the TOP 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 57.47 for properties listed there.

With the median price for a house in Warrawong being $441000 and the advertised rent reaching $392.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.63%

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Warrawong, 2502 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 14.50%.

Across a shorter period, Warrawong, 2502 has seen a median price increase of 4.40% over the last quarter.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Warrawong is offering property investors an average of -4.41. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 474th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Property investors should expect to get $280 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$441,000 $354,950
1.38% 4.40%
9.91% 14.50%
6.31% 14.50%
$393 $280
59 15
4.63% 4.10%
57.47 48.09

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Very good (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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