Suburb Profile Report for Lithgow NSW (2790)

Lithgow House: Median price $272,500, Annual capital growth 3.85%, Number of sales 146, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 4.81% for the last 12 months, Lithgow, 2790 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.85% property growth over the last 5 years.

Over the longer term, Lithgow has seen property prices show investors a 22.75% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Lithgow are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -3.73% below the asking price at the moment.

A $290 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.53%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.85%.

HOUSE UNIT
$272,500 N/A
4.81% N/A
4.81% N/A
3.85% N/A
$290 N/A
146 N/A
5.53% N/A
69.11 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5649
Median household income ($/weekly) 780
Median age of persons 44
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1300
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 605 10.7
    35-44 years 660 11.7
    45-54 years 770 13.6
    55-64 years 774 13.7
    65-74 years 661 11.7
    Others 2182 38.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1986 47.8
    Registered Married 1800 43.3
    Defacto Relationship 372 8.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4802 89.9
    Papua New Guinea 42 0.8
    Philippines 36 0.7
    United Kingdom 191 3.6
    Other 72 1.3
    Others 196 3.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 69 1.3
    Christianity 4091 78.9
    Hinduism 21 0.4
    Islam 23 0.4
    No Religion 960 18.5
    Others 19 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 295 13.5
    $400-$599 356 16.2
    $600-$799 262 12.0
    $800-$999 190 8.7
    $1,500-$1,999 222 10.1
    Others 866 39.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2083 46.9
    Employed, worked full-time 1337 30.1
    Employed, worked part-time 663 14.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 196 4.4
    Employed, away from work 159 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 277 12.8
    Technicians & trades workers 367 17.0
    Community & personal service workers 289 13.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 302 14.0
    Machinery operators & drivers 317 14.7
    Others 605 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 97 9.1
    Infants/Primary 356 33.5
    Secondary 345 32.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 150 14.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 86 8.1
    Others 28 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4459 86.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 443 8.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 191 3.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 74 1.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 925 40.1
    Rented 739 32.0
    Being purchased 636 27.6
    Other tenure type 6 0.3
    Tenure Type
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