Suburb Profile Report for Nelson Bay NSW (2315)

Nelson Bay House: Median price $640,000, Annual capital growth 4.86%, Number of sales 143, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Nelson Bay Unit: Median price $420,000, Annual capital growth 2.34%, Number of sales 145, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 4.07% for the last year, Nelson Bay, 2315 is the 1599th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

While Nelson Bay,2315 ranked number 1286th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 545th over the last 5 years.

At number 740th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Nelson Bay is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Nelson Bay is an average performer in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Nelson Bay gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -1.41%.

A 42.37% growth in median value for property investors in Nelson Bay,2315 puts this suburb at number 76th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

The most recent median price for Nelson Bay is $420000, with sellers offering an average of -5.00% off the asking price.

In the last year 145 properties changed hands in Nelson Bay, which puts it as the 77th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 154.62km from the CBD, Nelson Bay is one of Port Stephens (A) localities in the postcode 2315.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$640,000 $420,000
-5.19% 2.82%
4.07% -1.41%
4.86% 2.34%
$450 $350
143 145
3.66% 4.33%
73.6 85.87

Source: CoreLogic

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DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5396
Median household income ($/weekly) 930
Median age of persons 47
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 592 11.0
    35-44 years 622 11.5
    45-54 years 740 13.7
    55-64 years 863 16.0
    65-74 years 756 14.0
    Others 1824 33.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1957 51.1
    Not Married 1522 39.8
    Defacto Relationship 349 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4211 84.0
    Greece 32 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 78 1.6
    United Kingdom 316 6.3
    Other 92 1.8
    Others 287 5.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 38 0.8
    Christianity 3691 75.8
    Islam 8 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 29 0.6
    No Religion 1095 22.5
    Others 6 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 289 14.9
    $600-$799 257 13.3
    $800-$999 204 10.5
    $1,000-$1,249 183 9.4
    $1,500-$1,999 198 10.2
    Others 807 41.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1844 43.8
    Employed, worked full-time 1243 29.5
    Employed, worked part-time 815 19.4
    Employed, away from work 154 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 153 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 296 13.4
    Professionals 374 16.9
    Technicians & trades workers 362 16.4
    Community & personal service workers 275 12.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 273 12.4
    Others 628 28.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 93 9.3
    Infants/Primary 386 38.4
    Secondary 277 27.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 106 10.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 107 10.7
    Others 35 3.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3252 68.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 903 19.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 578 12.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 16 0.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 12 0.3
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 836 40.1
    Rented 768 36.8
    Being purchased 477 22.9
    Other tenure type 5 0.2
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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