Suburb Profile Report for Bligh Park NSW (2756)

Bligh Park House: Median price $661,500, Annual capital growth 7.48%, Number of sales 86, Weekly median advertised rent $470

Bligh Park Unit: Median price $505,000, Annual capital growth 7.22%, Number of sales 28, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Bligh Park, 2756 to the rest of Australia, it performed quite well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 9.34%.

Bligh Park,2756 was ranked 1009 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

At number 772th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Bligh Park is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Property investors should expect to get $470 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Investment property in Bligh Park has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 4.77%

Bligh Park,2756 has offered an average of 4.77% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 2.33 sales per month, which equates to 28 per year.

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On the extreme northwest fringe of Sydney, Bligh Park still offers relative affordability for a house in the NSW capital, despite a strong run of price growth in recent years.Full summary On the extreme northwest fringe of Sydney, Bligh Park still offers relative affordability for a house in the NSW capital, despite a strong run of price growth in recent years.

According to CoreLogic RP Data, the median house price in Bligh Park, which is around 50km from the Sydney CBD, sits at $590,000, after growing by 58% over the past five years.

Despite the solid price rises seen in the suburb, it is still offering solid rental returns, with houses providing landlords with yields of around 4%.

For those concerned about its distance from Central Sydney, the positive is that Bligh Park is close to amenities in suburbs such as Richmond and Windsor.

Western Sydney University’s Hawkesbury Campus is in Richmond, and there are a number of schools in both Bligh Park and Windsor.

There are easily accessible train stations in Windsor and Richmond, and the air force base in Richmond is important to the local economy.Close
Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$661,500 $505,000
4.34% 1.51%
9.34% 4.77%
7.48% 7.22%
$470 $400
86 28
3.69% 4.12%
53.39 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6493
Median household income ($/weekly) 1460
Median age of persons 28
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1954
Average household size 3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 631 9.7
    5-14 years 1109 17.1
    25-34 years 1091 16.8
    35-44 years 923 14.2
    45-54 years 885 13.6
    Others 1854 28.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2102 46.9
    Not Married 1857 41.4
    Defacto Relationship 525 11.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5609 89.4
    Greece 22 0.4
    Papua New Guinea 101 1.6
    United Kingdom 267 4.3
    Other 71 1.1
    Others 206 3.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 32 0.5
    Christianity 4987 81.6
    Islam 18 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 20 0.3
    No Religion 1041 17.0
    Others 15 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 224 11.6
    $1,250-$1,499 203 10.5
    $1,500-$1,999 336 17.4
    $2,000-$2,499 270 14.0
    $2,500-$2,999 178 9.2
    Others 717 37.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2270 49.2
    Not in the labour force 1086 23.5
    Employed, worked part-time 894 19.4
    Employed, away from work 196 4.2
    Unemployed, looking for work 172 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 447 13.3
    Technicians & trades workers 607 18.1
    Community & personal service workers 391 11.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 584 17.4
    Sales 332 9.9
    Others 994 29.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 186 10.1
    Infants/Primary 710 38.5
    Secondary 563 30.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 184 10.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 159 8.6
    Others 43 2.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5350 85.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 946 15.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 1010 48.0
    Rented 764 36.3
    Fully owned 323 15.3
    Other tenure type 8 0.4
    Tenure Type
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