Suburb Profile Report for Shoalhaven Heads NSW (2535)

Shoalhaven Heads House: Median price $574,000, Annual capital growth 5.56%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $390

Shoalhaven Heads Unit: Median price $392,500, Annual capital growth 5.32%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $310

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 6.10% for the last year, Shoalhaven Heads, 2535 is the 2039th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Comparing Shoalhaven Heads,2535 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

At number 591th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Shoalhaven Heads is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in Shoalhaven Heads have been waiting around 86.04 days to sell a property.

A $390 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.53%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.56%.

Shoalhaven Heads is in the TOP 20% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Shoalhaven Heads gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 14.93%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Shoalhaven Heads has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

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 Shoalhaven Heads, 2535. Typically our figures indicate that -2.65% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1339th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 27 properties changed hands in Shoalhaven Heads, which puts it as the 403th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 104.01km from the CBD, Shoalhaven Heads is one of Shoalhaven localities in the postcode 2535.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$574,000 $392,500
2.73% 6.08%
6.10% 14.93%
5.56% 5.32%
$390 $310
56 27
3.53% 4.11%
86.04 106

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2995
Median household income ($/weekly) 691
Median age of persons 53
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 286 9.5
    45-54 years 343 11.5
    55-64 years 457 15.3
    65-74 years 542 18.1
    75-84 years 343 11.5
    Others 1024 34.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1202 51.5
    Not Married 896 38.4
    Defacto Relationship 235 10.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2417 85.2
    Greece 24 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 34 1.2
    United Kingdom 237 8.4
    Other 33 1.2
    Others 91 3.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 14 0.5
    Christianity 2068 75.8
    Hinduism 4 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.3
    No Religion 634 23.2
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 194 15.8
    $400-$599 255 20.8
    $600-$799 131 10.7
    $800-$999 137 11.2
    $1,500-$1,999 93 7.6
    Others 416 33.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1329 55.1
    Employed, worked full-time 605 25.1
    Employed, worked part-time 361 15.0
    Employed, away from work 60 2.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 58 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 137 13.4
    Professionals 172 16.8
    Technicians & trades workers 191 18.6
    Community & personal service workers 142 13.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 142 13.8
    Others 242 23.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 46 9.3
    Infants/Primary 169 34.2
    Secondary 144 29.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 67 13.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 59 11.9
    Others 9 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2331 84.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 175 6.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 136 4.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 132 4.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 759 57.2
    Rented 285 21.5
    Being purchased 277 20.9
    Other tenure type 6 0.5
    Tenure Type
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