Suburb Profile Report for Albion Park Rail NSW (2527)

Albion Park Rail House: Median price $476,178, Annual capital growth 4.91%, Number of sales 99, Weekly median advertised rent $425

Albion Park Rail Unit: Median price $402,500, Annual capital growth 6.71%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Albion Park Rail has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 19.04%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Albion Park Rail comes in at number 619th in NSW.

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 Albion Park Rail, 2527. Typically our figures indicate that -1.73% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 3695th most discounted overall in Australia.

Situated 86.22km from the CBD, Albion Park Rail is one of Shellharbour localities in the postcode 2527.

Albion Park Rail, 2527 ranked 292th in NSW when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Albion Park Rail is one of 3162 in our list for NSW

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Albion Park Rail comes in at number 481th in NSW.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Albion Park Rail is offering property investors an average of -4.46. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 396th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

In the last year 29 properties changed hands in Albion Park Rail, which puts it as the 359th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

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Around a 20-minute drive south of Wollongong, the unit market in Albion Park Rail appears to have a little bit of something for everybody.Full summary Around a 20-minute drive south of Wollongong, the unit market in Albion Park Rail appears to have a little bit of something for everybody.

For those looking for an affordable entry point to the market, the current median unit price is just $379,500, while for those chasing capital growth this has increased 55% in the last five years.

The suburb also offers decent rental returns for those seeking cash flow, with current rental yields sitting at 5%.

Landlords aren’t likely to struggle to find a tenant either, with the current vacancy rate in the suburb sitting at just 0.32%, according to Real Estate Investar.

Buyers seem to be taking note of those conditions, with units in Albion Park Rail spending on average just 43 days on the market.Close
HOUSE UNIT
$476,178 $402,500
4.65% 0.88%
19.04% 6.20%
4.91% 6.71%
$425 $360
99 29
4.64% 4.65%
38.12 72.45

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7001
Median household income ($/weekly) 1028
Median age of persons 37
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 978 14.0
    25-34 years 818 11.7
    35-44 years 856 12.2
    45-54 years 978 14.0
    55-64 years 867 12.4
    Others 2506 35.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2485 49.1
    Not Married 2114 41.8
    Defacto Relationship 462 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5605 83.1
    New Zealand 57 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 56 0.8
    United Kingdom 559 8.3
    Other 177 2.6
    Others 289 4.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 37 0.6
    Christianity 5100 78.2
    Islam 27 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.3
    No Religion 1336 20.5
    Others 3 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 314 14.2
    $600-$799 230 10.4
    $800-$999 219 9.9
    $1,000-$1,249 206 9.3
    $1,500-$1,999 295 13.3
    Others 948 42.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2101 39.5
    Employed, worked full-time 1803 33.9
    Employed, worked part-time 966 18.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 259 4.9
    Employed, away from work 186 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 550 18.6
    Community & personal service workers 364 12.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 407 13.8
    Machinery operators & drivers 365 12.3
    Labourers 382 12.9
    Others 888 30.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 149 9.1
    Infants/Primary 623 37.9
    Secondary 489 29.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 214 13.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 132 8.0
    Others 36 2.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5746 87.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 661 10.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 136 2.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 12 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 7 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 930 38.8
    Fully owned 781 32.5
    Rented 651 27.1
    Other tenure type 38 1.6
    Tenure Type
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