Suburb Profile Report for Lake Cathie NSW (2445)

Lake Cathie House: Median price $551,250, Annual capital growth 4.25%, Number of sales 74, Weekly median advertised rent $445

Lake Cathie Unit: Median price $424,500, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $305

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

Investment property in Lake Cathie has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 11.14%

While Lake Cathie,2445 ranked number 1073th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 746th over the last 5 years.

At number 656th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Lake Cathie is in the TOP 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Lake Cathie is 326th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 4.20% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$551,250 $424,500
-0.23% N/A
11.14% N/A
4.25% N/A
$445 $305
74 15
4.20% 3.74%
67.4 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2997
Median household income ($/weekly) 923
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 463 15.4
    35-44 years 436 14.5
    45-54 years 412 13.7
    55-64 years 436 14.5
    65-74 years 370 12.3
    Others 881 29.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1254 57.7
    Not Married 740 34.0
    Defacto Relationship 180 8.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2630 90.8
    Greece 8 0.3
    Papua New Guinea 29 1.0
    United Kingdom 162 5.6
    Other 21 0.7
    Others 46 1.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 15 0.5
    Christianity 2167 76.8
    Islam 6 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 6 0.2
    No Religion 621 22.0
    Others 6 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 155 15.0
    $600-$799 143 13.9
    $800-$999 119 11.5
    $1,000-$1,249 104 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 111 10.8
    Others 400 38.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1001 44.5
    Employed, worked full-time 635 28.2
    Employed, worked part-time 466 20.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 85 3.8
    Employed, away from work 64 2.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 206 17.6
    Technicians & trades workers 195 16.7
    Community & personal service workers 136 11.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 176 15.1
    Sales 129 11.0
    Others 327 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 76 10.2
    Infants/Primary 292 39.0
    Secondary 232 31.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 76 10.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 53 7.1
    Others 19 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2648 92.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 111 3.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 92 3.2
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 479 42.9
    Being purchased 365 32.7
    Rented 269 24.1
    Other tenure type 4 0.4
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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