Suburb Profile Report for Swansea NSW (2281)

Swansea House: Median price $580,000, Annual capital growth 5.98%, Number of sales 60, Weekly median advertised rent $380

Swansea Unit: Median price $430,000, Annual capital growth 4.09%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $365

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Swansea, 2281 have given investors a capital gain of -3.33%. This compares averagely with the -4.21% for NSW as a whole.

A 38.10% growth in median value for property investors in Swansea,2281 puts this suburb at number 237th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

Swansea, 2281 is offering NSW ‘s 231th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this NSW.

In the last year 60 properties changed hands in Swansea, which puts it as the 425th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

At number 268th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Swansea, 2281 is in the top 20% with a property value increase of 6.83% recorded in median house prices.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Swansea,2281 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 26.47% across each of those five years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Swansea should be aiming for at least -7.41% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

At number 868 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Swansea is in the bottom 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 89.5714 for properties listed there.

Property investors should expect to get $365 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$580,000 $430,000
1.93% -1.15%
-3.33% 6.83%
5.98% 4.09%
$380 $365
60 24
3.41% 4.41%
84.22 89.5714285714286

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4833
Median household income ($/weekly) 708
Median age of persons 49
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    35-44 years 535 11.1
    45-54 years 605 12.5
    55-64 years 689 14.3
    65-74 years 714 14.8
    75-84 years 479 9.9
    Others 1812 37.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1742 46.7
    Registered Married 1722 46.1
    Defacto Relationship 270 7.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4089 91.0
    Papua New Guinea 41 0.9
    Philippines 21 0.5
    United Kingdom 179 4.0
    Other 36 0.8
    Others 125 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 29 0.7
    Christianity 3403 78.5
    Islam 11 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.4
    No Religion 871 20.1
    Others 3 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 300 16.2
    $400-$599 350 18.9
    $600-$799 241 13.0
    $800-$999 182 9.8
    $1,000-$1,249 152 8.2
    Others 629 33.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2049 53.3
    Employed, worked full-time 933 24.3
    Employed, worked part-time 560 14.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 162 4.2
    Employed, away from work 137 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Technicians & trades workers 330 20.3
    Community & personal service workers 192 11.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 209 12.8
    Sales 183 11.2
    Labourers 233 14.3
    Others 480 29.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 65 8.5
    Infants/Primary 283 37.0
    Secondary 231 30.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 101 13.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 66 8.6
    Others 18 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3570 79.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 644 14.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 222 5.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 37 0.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 887 44.7
    Rented 604 30.5
    Being purchased 438 22.1
    Other tenure type 54 2.7
    Tenure Type
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