Suburb Profile Report for Helensburgh NSW (2508)

Helensburgh House: Median price $775,000, Annual capital growth 6.15%, Number of sales 78, Weekly median advertised rent $575

Helensburgh Unit: Median price $640,000, Annual capital growth 6.13%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $490

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 3.33% for the last year, Helensburgh, 2508 is the 2332th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Helensburgh, 2508 has seen a median price increase of 0.65% over the last quarter.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Helensburgh is offering property investors an average of -5.55. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 1046th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

In the last year 78 properties changed hands in Helensburgh, which puts it as the 400th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $6900 per annum or $575 every week.

Helensburgh has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 16.89% to date .

A 56.10% growth in median value for property investors in Helensburgh,2508 puts this suburb at number 168th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

Advertised rents are around the $490 mark per week – giving a return of 3.98% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$775,000 $640,000
0.65% 1.99%
3.33% 16.89%
6.15% 6.13%
$575 $490
78 26
3.86% 3.98%
57.52 82.81

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5995
Median household income ($/weekly) 1792
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2403
Average household size 3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 949 15.8
    25-34 years 745 12.4
    35-44 years 970 16.2
    45-54 years 927 15.5
    55-64 years 579 9.7
    Others 1825 30.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2398 57.0
    Not Married 1450 34.4
    Defacto Relationship 361 8.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5084 88.6
    Papua New Guinea 64 1.1
    South Africa 21 0.4
    United Kingdom 335 5.8
    Other 69 1.2
    Others 163 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 36 0.6
    Christianity 4224 75.9
    Hinduism 20 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 13 0.2
    No Religion 1260 22.6
    Others 13 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 122 7.1
    $1,500-$1,999 292 16.9
    $2,000-$2,499 236 13.7
    $2,500-$2,999 212 12.3
    $3,000-$3,499 159 9.2
    Others 702 40.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1890 43.9
    Not in the labour force 1084 25.2
    Employed, worked part-time 996 23.1
    Employed, away from work 205 4.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 133 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 334 10.8
    Professionals 634 20.5
    Technicians & trades workers 547 17.7
    Community & personal service workers 348 11.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 517 16.7
    Others 707 22.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 175 10.6
    Infants/Primary 619 37.5
    Secondary 449 27.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 154 9.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 209 12.7
    Others 44 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5216 91.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 353 6.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 138 2.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 5 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1054 55.7
    Fully owned 575 30.4
    Rented 256 13.5
    Other tenure type 6 0.3
    Tenure Type
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