Holmesville is a suburb of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. It is 12 km. from Newcastle’s CBD (Central Business District) and is close to Sydney-Newcastle freeway. Its population is 1,365 as per 2016 with 50.2% male and 48.8% female population. Holmesville took its name from Joseph Holmes an early landholder and settler of the area. Farming and coal mining were the early industries here. A private railway ran to Holmesville from a junction at Cockle Creek. This line serviced the collieries of Seaham No. 1 and 2, in addition to some at West Wallsend. It is a decent neighbourhood with good options to buy and sell homes.
Real Estate in Holmesville
Median selling price for houses here is $471,000. This is at a fall of -8.5% in 2019 compared to last year. Median selling price of homes in the previous year was $515,000. Total sales of homes was 12 in the period April 2019 – March 2020. Home sales peak in March, April, July and December every year. The median rent for homes is $380 per week at a growth rate of 4.2%. This is for 12 homes that went on rent in the last 12 months. Holmesville is good for property management as you can buy and sell homes and units currently.
Population in Holmesville
This suburb has a higher population of older couples with a fair mix of younger couples and youngsters. There are 46% couples, 33% are couples with no children and 20% are single-parent families. Seniors above the age of 60 are over 290 people. Between 40 to 59 years, there are about 400 people, and between 20 to 39 years there are about 320 people. Below 5 years, there are about 80 babies and toddlers while between 5 to 19 years, there are about 280 children.
Income in Holmesville
Weekly household income is $1500+ for about 170 households. The same is between $500 to $1499 per week for another 180 households. About 35 households earn below $500 per week. 39% of the suburb’s residents are employed in full-time work, 23% in part-time work, 5% are unemployed and 30% are not in labour force accounting for children and babies. These figures are as per 2011 statistics. 79% of them drive their car to work and 2% worked at home.
Homes in Holmesville
There are 100% separate houses as types of dwellings. No semis or flats are available here. 37% homes are fully owned, 48% are purchasing homes and 11% are living in rented accommodation. Real estate here is good for both investment and rental purposes. No Bull Real Estate is a well-known real-estate agent with a credible reputation. They specialise in Property Management and help you in getting good real estate investments.
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