Suburb Profile Report for Helensburgh NSW (2508)

Helensburgh House: Median price $805,000, Annual capital growth 6.79%, Number of sales 89, Weekly median advertised rent $578

Helensburgh Unit: Median price $665,000, Annual capital growth 6.26%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $515

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Helensburgh, 2508 have given investors a capital gain of 5.44%. This compares averagely with the 7.28% for NSW as a whole.

Across a shorter period, Helensburgh, 2508 has seen a median price increase of 1.90% over the last quarter.

The most recent median price for Helensburgh is $805000, with sellers offering an average of -3.93% off the asking price.

At number 640 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Helensburgh is in the TOP 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 53.52 for properties listed there.

Helensburgh has had a pretty average year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 4.40% to date .

Helensburgh,2508 has offered an average of 4.40% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Helensburgh is 315th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 4.03% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$805,000 $665,000
1.90% 2.31%
5.44% 4.40%
6.79% 6.26%
$578 $515
89 27
3.73% 4.03%
53.52 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : 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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