Suburb Profile Report for Wallsend NSW (2287)

Wallsend House: Median price $557,500, Annual capital growth 5.82%, Number of sales 233, Weekly median advertised rent $430

Wallsend Unit: Median price $477,500, Annual capital growth 5.71%, Number of sales 63, Weekly median advertised rent $410

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales
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Source: Monthly data update for Jul 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Apr 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Wallsend, 2287 have given investors a capital gain of 13.78%. This compares favourably with the 12.10% for NSW as a whole.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Wallsend,2287 has racked up an average of 13.78% over the period. This ranks it number 1997th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property buyers and investors in Wallsend 2287 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.25% . This means that Wallsend is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Wallsend the average time real estate has been on the market is 47.0347 days.

A $430 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.01%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 5.82%.

Wallsend is in the TOP 20% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Wallsend gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 15.06%.

Over the longer term, Wallsend has seen property prices show investors a 17.90% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 5th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -4.38% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Wallsend itself are offering an average vendor discount of -3.85% to real estate investors.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 5.25 sales per month, which equates to 63 per year.

Situated 115.67km from the CBD, Wallsend is one of Newcastle (C) localities in the postcode 2287.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$557,500 $477,500
9.31% 6.29%
13.78% 15.06%
5.82% 5.71%
$430 $410
233 63
4.01% 4.46%
47.0346820809249 64.9545454545455

Source: Monthly data update for Jul 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Apr 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Very good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 12308
Median household income ($/weekly) 979
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1665
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1410 11.5
    25-34 years 1595 13.0
    35-44 years 1524 12.4
    45-54 years 1562 12.7
    55-64 years 1462 11.9
    Others 4754 38.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4200 46.1
    Registered Married 4104 45.0
    Defacto Relationship 811 8.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 10250 87.8
    Indonesia 83 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 94 0.8
    United Kingdom 273 2.3
    Other 235 2.0
    Others 735 6.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 103 0.9
    Christianity 8471 75.4
    Hinduism 85 0.8
    Islam 186 1.7
    No Religion 2333 20.8
    Others 60 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 529 12.2
    $400-$599 552 12.7
    $600-$799 464 10.7
    $1,000-$1,249 403 9.3
    $1,500-$1,999 547 12.6
    Others 1841 42.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 4168 43.0
    Employed, worked full-time 3183 32.9
    Employed, worked part-time 1679 17.3
    Employed, away from work 337 3.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 318 3.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 953 18.3
    Technicians & trades workers 831 16.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 769 14.8
    Sales 552 10.6
    Labourers 611 11.8
    Others 1481 28.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 179 6.8
    Infants/Primary 861 32.6
    Secondary 708 26.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 281 10.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 535 20.3
    Others 77 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 9806 86.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 974 8.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 569 5.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1603 34.3
    Being purchased 1550 33.2
    Rented 1443 30.9
    Other tenure type 77 1.6
    Tenure Type
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