Suburb Profile Report for Adamstown NSW (2289)

Adamstown House: Median price $723,100, Annual capital growth 8.36%, Number of sales 80, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Adamstown Unit: Median price $540,000, Annual capital growth 7.57%, Number of sales 42, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Adamstown, 2289 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 23.61%.

Over the longer term, Adamstown has seen property prices show investors a 35.03% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

State is the 6th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -5.49% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Adamstown itself are offering an average vendor discount of -4.41% to real estate investors.

Property investors who have had real estate in Adamstown, 2289 should be pleased with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 21.35%

Across a shorter period, Adamstown, 2289 has seen a median price increase of 8.00% over the last quarter.

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 Adamstown, 2289. Typically our figures indicate that -1.92% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1434th most discounted overall in Australia.

Property investors should expect to get $380 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

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A suburb of Newcastle, Adamstown is situated around 6km from the city’s CBD. It’s an ideal spot for families as it’s an easy commute to the city and is also home to a number of quality schools.Full summary

A suburb of Newcastle, Adamstown is situated around 6km from the city’s CBD. It’s an ideal spot for families as it’s an easy commute to the city and is also home to a number of quality schools, including the St Pius X High School, Adamstown Primary School and St Columba's Primary School.

Apartment stock in this suburb ranges from older, rectangular block buildings built several decades ago, through to more modern off the plan apartments that are starting to become more prevalent in the area. Older apartments are more affordably priced, while buyers will pay a premium of up to $100k for a brand new unit.
 

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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$723,100 $540,000
0.92% 8.00%
23.61% 21.35%
8.36% 7.57%
$450 $380
80 42
3.24% 3.66%
46.93 43.35

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5642
Median household income ($/weekly) 1214
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 676 12.0
    25-34 years 946 16.8
    35-44 years 893 15.8
    45-54 years 777 13.8
    55-64 years 516 9.1
    Others 1835 32.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1988 47.3
    Registered Married 1721 41.0
    Defacto Relationship 493 11.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4796 89.1
    Germany 55 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 59 1.1
    United Kingdom 140 2.6
    Other 71 1.3
    Others 263 4.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 58 1.1
    Christianity 3830 73.5
    Hinduism 21 0.4
    Islam 19 0.4
    No Religion 1276 24.5
    Others 10 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 198 9.4
    $400-$599 237 11.2
    $600-$799 188 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 291 13.8
    $2,000-$2,499 207 9.8
    Others 988 46.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1819 41.5
    Not in the labour force 1308 29.9
    Employed, worked part-time 938 21.4
    Employed, away from work 189 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 125 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 300 10.2
    Professionals 726 24.6
    Technicians & trades workers 414 14.0
    Community & personal service workers 326 11.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 473 16.0
    Others 709 24.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 113 8.5
    Infants/Primary 435 32.9
    Secondary 324 24.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 134 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 301 22.8
    Others 16 1.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4159 77.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 594 11.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 556 10.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 33 0.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 895 39.2
    Being purchased 753 33.0
    Fully owned 620 27.1
    Other tenure type 17 0.7
    Tenure Type
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