Suburb Profile Report for Lake Cathie NSW (2445)

Lake Cathie House: Median price $581,000, Annual capital growth 5.36%, Number of sales 68, Weekly median advertised rent $460

  • House
  • Unit
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.

  • House Report

Over the last year, property investments in Lake Cathie, 2445 have given investors a capital gain of 4.92%. This compares very favourably with the -4.21% for NSW as a whole.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Lake Cathie has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

The most recent median price for Lake Cathie is $581000, with sellers offering an average of -7.35% off the asking price.

Lake Cathie is 396th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 4.12% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$581,000 N/A
0.22% N/A
4.92% N/A
5.36% N/A
$460 N/A
68 N/A
4.12% N/A
116.382978723404 N/A

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), Above average (U)
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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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