Suburb Profile Report for Merriwa NSW (2329)

Merriwa House: Median price $255,000, Annual capital growth 4.66%, Number of sales 33, Weekly median advertised rent $240

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Merriwa, 2329 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 2.00%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Merriwa,2329 has racked up an average of 2.00% over the period. This ranks it number 3187th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -6.64% to buyers in Merriwa at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Property investors should expect to get $240 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$255,000 N/A
7.59% N/A
2.00% N/A
4.66% N/A
$240 N/A
33 N/A
4.89% N/A
110.78 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1789
Median household income ($/weekly) 888
Median age of persons 42
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1300
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 258 14.4
    35-44 years 218 12.2
    45-54 years 221 12.3
    55-64 years 250 14.0
    65-74 years 191 10.7
    Others 652 36.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 650 52.9
    Not Married 454 36.9
    Defacto Relationship 125 10.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1557 94.2
    Papua New Guinea 11 0.7
    Philippines 8 0.5
    United Kingdom 44 2.7
    Other 9 0.5
    Others 24 1.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1451 88.6
    No Religion 181 11.1
    Buddhism 3 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 3 0.2
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 60 10.1
    $400-$599 107 18.0
    $600-$799 63 10.6
    $800-$999 65 10.9
    $1,500-$1,999 69 11.6
    Others 231 38.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 527 40.6
    Employed, worked full-time 458 35.3
    Employed, worked part-time 219 16.9
    Employed, away from work 58 4.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 162 22.1
    Technicians & trades workers 94 12.8
    Community & personal service workers 75 10.2
    Machinery operators & drivers 100 13.7
    Labourers 105 14.3
    Others 196 26.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 37 10.7
    Infants/Primary 155 44.8
    Secondary 108 31.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 27 7.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 16 4.6
    Others 3 0.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1620 100.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 269 42.0
    Rented 183 28.5
    Being purchased 174 27.1
    Other tenure type 15 2.3
    Tenure Type
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