Suburb Profile Report for Scotts Head NSW (2447)

Scotts Head House: Median price $475,000, Annual capital growth 3.00%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $370

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Scotts Head is in the TOP 20% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Scotts Head gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 15.85%.

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

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Scotts Head, 2447. Typically our figures indicate that -5.28% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 2323th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 25 properties changed hands in Scotts Head, which puts it as the 981th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

With the median price for a house in Scotts Head being $475000 and the advertised rent reaching $370 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.05%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$475,000 N/A
6.74% N/A
15.85% N/A
3.00% N/A
$370 N/A
25 N/A
4.05% N/A
79.66 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 821
Median household income ($/weekly) 704
Median age of persons 51
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1083
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 74 9.0
    35-44 years 76 9.2
    45-54 years 139 16.9
    55-64 years 158 19.2
    65-74 years 112 13.6
    Others 263 32.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 287 49.5
    Not Married 239 41.2
    Defacto Relationship 54 9.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 706 90.5
    Japan 7 0.9
    Papua New Guinea 8 1.0
    United Kingdom 31 4.0
    Other 8 1.0
    Others 20 2.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 471 63.4
    No Religion 253 34.1
    Buddhism 16 2.2
    Other Religious Groups 3 0.4
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 44 14.7
    $400-$599 54 18.1
    $600-$799 42 14.0
    $800-$999 30 10.0
    $1,000-$1,249 34 11.4
    Others 95 31.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 343 52.1
    Employed, worked full-time 139 21.1
    Employed, worked part-time 124 18.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 34 5.2
    Employed, away from work 18 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 33 11.7
    Professionals 53 18.8
    Technicians & trades workers 42 14.9
    Community & personal service workers 49 17.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 36 12.8
    Others 69 24.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 16 10.6
    Infants/Primary 51 33.8
    Secondary 39 25.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 33 21.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 9 6.0
    Others 3 2.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 674 93.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 25 3.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 23 3.2
    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 154 47.0
    Rented 102 31.1
    Being purchased 72 22.0
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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