Forster NSW 2428
Median price
$514,000
12 month price growth
0.01%
Rental yield
4.25%
Median price
$500,000
12 month price prowth
0.28%
Rental yield
2.91%
Prices for Forster
Houses Units
SNR = Statistically Not Reliable
Median Price $514,000 $500,000
Long-term Trend $875,000 $940,000
Auction Clearance Rates SNR SNR
Days on Market 151 146
Discounting 7% 9%
Median Price Movement
Demographics (2428)
Religion 2428 Postcode Region
Anglican 4310 339165
Catholic 3079 505601
No Religion 2048 222534
Not Stated 1243 137921
Uniting Church 724 71738
Presbyterian 503 51164
Baptist 236 18551
Christian (Not Stated) 219 22651
Jehovahs Witnesses 160 6450
Buddhism 84 10625
Other affiliation 76 14438
Pentecostal 71 13910
Eastern Orthodox 49 6282
Lutheran 45 18328
Salvation Army 39 5259
Islam 34 5126
Other group 32 5921
Other Protestant 28 1750
Latter Day Saints 28 1763
Seventh Day Adventist 22 5587
Seventh Day Adventist 22 5587
Churches of Christ 22 1341
Other Christian 19 1133
Judaism 15 943
Aboriginal Religions 12 438
Hinduism 7 3053
Oriental Orthodox 4 355
Brethren 0 2311
Assyrian Apostolic 0 9
Type of Dwelling 2428 Postcode Region
Separate House 3720 433571
Semi/Terrace 869 32534
Flat 774 30437
Other 117 9436
Not Stated 3 482
Country of Origin 2428 Postcode Region
Australia 10892 1354066
Country of Birth Not Stated 970 67013
United Kingdom 528 44429
Born Elsewhere 143 16343
New Zealand 141 14623
Germany 50 5136
Ireland 44 1675
Italy 42 3801
USA 39 3717
Philippines 39 2926
Netherlands 37 4155
Croatia 26 1003
South Africa 22 4520
India 17 3659
China 12 2869
South Eastern Europe 12 895
Poland 9 792
Lebanon 9 450
Canada 9 1756
Malaysia 9 1189
Viet Nam 9 698
Indonesia 9 721
Malta 9 1012
Thailand 7 746
Fiji 6 1176
Greece 6 648
Hong Kong 6 567
Egpyt 6 385
Sri Lanka 4 752
Singapore 3 600
Bosnia & Herzegovina 0 138
South Korea 0 500
Japan 0 752
Macedonia 0 564
Cambodia 0 103
Iraq 0 146
Turkey 0 161
Industry of Employment 2428 Postcode Region
Retail Trade 689 81488
Health Care And Social Assistance 652 74314
Accommodation And Food Services 475 44719
Construction 358 48229
Education And Training 352 42925
Public Administration And Safety 209 39833
Manufacturing 202 42665
Other Services 167 21187
Professional Scientific And Technical Services 163 26337
Administrative And Support Services 139 17429
Rental Hiring And Real Estate Services 111 7335
Transport Postal And Warehousing 105 17735
Agriculture Forestry And Fishing 101 39083
Financial And Insurance Services 83 10001
Arts And Recreation Services 72 9081
Not stated 69 10694
Wholesale Trade 66 16966
Electricity Gas Water And Waste Services 48 7490
Mining 39 9589
Information Media And Telecommunications 10 8988
Monthly Loan Repayment 2428 Postcode Region
$1-$299 87 8257
$1000-$1399 205 31423
$1400-$1799 191 20548
$1800-$2399 241 24518
$2400-$2999 94 13295
$300-$449 31 4134
$3000-$3999 56 8407
$4000+ 20 5779
$450-$599 27 4479
$600-$799 68 10412
$800-$999 59 11493
Not Stated 72 8118
Nature of Occupancy 2428 Postcode Region
Fully Owned 2533 234299
Rented 1553 132157
Purchasing 1151 143375
Not Stated 175 13617
Other tenure type 53 11108
Transport to Work 2428 Postcode Region
Car (driver) 2571 487677
Did not go to work 545 73767
Car (Pas.) 322 36314
Walked only 184 28273
Worked at home 180 39558
Truck 61 12079
Bicycle 57 3759
Not Stated 55 9811
Other 29 4266
Other two 17 3136
Bus 15 4119
Taxi 15 1166
Motorbike/scooter 12 3545
Ferry 6 143
Other three 4 271
Train & Tram 0 0
Bus & Car (Pas.) 0 302
Train & Ferry 0 0
Train & other two 0 97
Train & Bus 0 80
Bus & Ferry 0 7
Train & Other 0 38
Train & Car (driver) 0 229
Tram 0 29
Bus & other two 0 86
Train & Car (Pas.) 0 124
Bus & Car (driver) 0 153
Bus & Tram 0 0
Bus & Other 0 60
Train 0 803
Occupation 2428 Postcode Region
Retail trade 687 64802
Health Care/Social 653 86599
Hospitality 492 40160
Construction 378 52377
Education & training 344 43817
Manufacturing 231 46008
Public Sector/Safety 207 49523
Professional/Technical 150 22887
Other services 149 20365
Administration 131 14636
Transport/Warehouse 108 18714
Real Estate 108 8719
Agriculture 84 48514
Not Stated 74 15754
Financial/Insurance 72 11910
Arts & Recreation 59 7095
Wholesale trade 57 19083
Utilities 41 6484
Mining 37 16357
Media/Telecom. 13 5674
Non-school Qualifications 2428 Postcode Region
Certificate III and IV 2098 210340
Not Stated 1485 109736
Bachelor Degree 785 81489
Advanced Diploma and Diploma 755 73579
Level Inadequately Described 207 16047
Certificate nfd 182 21014
Certificate I and II 176 20715
Postgraduate Degree 137 17866
Graduate Diploma and Graduate Cert 116 11841
Household Income 2428 Postcode Region
1 to 199 99 11720
1000 to 1249 362 45967
1250 to 1499 344 40276
1500 to 1999 397 88148
200 to 299 212 18062
2000 to 2499 212 35864
2500 to 2999 170 24423
300 to 399 575 54193
3000 to 3499 82 14756
3500 to 3999 40 5195
400 to 599 1005 66808
4000+ 42 5635
600 to 799 768 62137
800 to 999 545 40513
All incomes not stated 230 17212
Nil 45 6898
Partial income stated 348 36828
Family Statistics 2428 Postcode Region
Couple with no children 2028 155210
Couples (all) 969 158029
One Parent (all) 633 51261
Other Familiy 47 4704
Age Statistics 2428 Postcode Region
0 to 4 638 301948
20 to 39 2000 279403
40 to 59 3164 385896
5 to 19 2035 271356
60+ 5275 418120
Rent 2428 Postcode Region
0 to 74 61 14586
100 to 149 147 23384
150 to 199 340 19989
200 to 224 135 13589
225 to 274 272 16812
275 to 349 357 15871
350 to 449 150 14854
450 to 549 12 4454
550 to 649 3 1112
75 to 99 35 7898
Rent not stated 28 5097
Education 2428 Postcode Region
Not Stated 1184 109429
Infants/Primary 817 112282
Secondary Education 718 71308
Technical/Further 256 37344
Pre-school 226 21124
University 128 24699
Other 54 7853
Marital Status 2428 Postcode Region
Married 5773 479888
Never Married 2552 297754
Divorced 1244 112741
Widowed 1153 94074
Separated 415 53730
Labour Force Status 2428 Postcode Region
Employed Full Time 2163 251963
Employed Part Time 1666 191550
Unemployed Looking For Full Time Work 249 31125
Employed Away From Work 173 23177
Unemployed Looking For Part Time Work 99 14541
Hours Worked Not Stated 84 16857
Population Size 2428 Postcode Region
Population 13112 1131892
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