Suburb Profile Report for Cobar NSW (2835)

Cobar House: Median price $206,353, Annual capital growth 4.49%, Number of sales 54, Weekly median advertised rent $260

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Cobar, 2835 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 6.50%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Cobar,2835 has racked up an average of 6.50% over the period. This ranks it number 3790th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

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 Cobar, 2835. Typically our figures indicate that -10.69% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 285th most discounted overall in Australia.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 4.50 sales per month, which equates to 54 per year.

A $260 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 6.55%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 4.49%.

HOUSE UNIT
$206,353 N/A
-0.88% N/A
6.50% N/A
4.49% N/A
$260 N/A
54 N/A
6.55% N/A
143.78 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3816
Median household income ($/weekly) 1422
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1322
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 522 13.7
    25-34 years 567 14.9
    35-44 years 509 13.3
    45-54 years 553 14.5
    55-64 years 398 10.4
    Others 1267 33.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1107 44.5
    Not Married 966 38.9
    Defacto Relationship 412 16.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3169 91.6
    Papua New Guinea 72 2.1
    South Africa 18 0.5
    United Kingdom 44 1.3
    Other 65 1.9
    Others 92 2.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 19 0.6
    Christianity 2798 82.6
    Hinduism 14 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 8 0.2
    No Religion 541 16.0
    Others 6 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 96 7.8
    $400-$599 115 9.3
    $1,000-$1,249 104 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 164 13.3
    $2,500-$2,999 182 14.7
    Others 573 46.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1268 46.8
    Not in the labour force 817 30.2
    Employed, worked part-time 394 14.5
    Employed, away from work 137 5.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 92 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 203 11.3
    Technicians & trades workers 380 21.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 165 9.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 394 21.9
    Labourers 193 10.7
    Others 467 25.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 72 9.4
    Infants/Primary 337 43.8
    Secondary 195 25.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 102 13.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 53 6.9
    Others 10 1.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3081 92.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 171 5.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 34 1.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 30 0.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 24 0.7
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 607 44.3
    Fully owned 404 29.5
    Being purchased 354 25.8
    Other tenure type 5 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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