Suburb Profile Report for Wickham NSW (2293)

Wickham House: Median price $650,000, Annual capital growth 9.02%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Wickham Unit: Median price $485,000, Annual capital growth 5.92%, Number of sales 30, Weekly median advertised rent $500

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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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With a capital gain of -12.16% for the last 12 months, Wickham, 2293 has performed for property investments than its average annual 9.02% property growth over the last 5 years.

Wickham,2293 has offered an average of -12.16% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

With the median price for a house in Wickham being $650000 and the advertised rent reaching $450 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.60%

Property value increases in Wickham have tracked lower than the NSW average of -4.02% over the last 12 months.

Over the longer term, Wickham has seen property prices show investors a -4.53% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

The NSW suburb of Wickham, 2293 is in the Newcastle (C) local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$650,000 $485,000
-2.99% -15.28%
-12.16% -17.80%
9.02% 5.92%
$450 $500
13 30
3.60% 5.36%
N/A 104.6

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), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 953
Median household income ($/weekly) 1093
Median age of persons 34
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 130 13.7
    25-34 years 218 22.9
    35-44 years 121 12.7
    45-54 years 127 13.3
    55-64 years 107 11.2
    Others 249 26.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 424 56.6
    Registered Married 217 29.0
    Defacto Relationship 108 14.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 778 87.5
    Papua New Guinea 18 2.0
    Philippines 8 0.9
    United Kingdom 22 2.5
    Other 23 2.6
    Others 40 4.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 15 1.8
    Christianity 536 63.3
    Hinduism 3 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 12 1.4
    No Religion 275 32.5
    Others 6 0.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 35 9.1
    $600-$799 52 13.5
    $1,000-$1,249 47 12.2
    $1,250-$1,499 33 8.6
    $1,500-$1,999 50 13.0
    Others 168 43.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 336 41.6
    Not in the labour force 237 29.3
    Employed, worked part-time 176 21.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 4.3
    Employed, away from work 24 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 55 10.2
    Professionals 150 27.8
    Technicians & trades workers 63 11.7
    Community & personal service workers 67 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 78 14.5
    Others 126 23.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 10 4.7
    Infants/Primary 28 13.1
    Secondary 39 18.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 25 11.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 108 50.5
    Others 4 1.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 392 45.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 282 32.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 153 17.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 26 3.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 5 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 231 54.6
    Being purchased 102 24.1
    Fully owned 90 21.3
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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