Kahibah is a suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie in New South Wales, Australia, located 9 kilometres from Newcastle’s central business district.
The suburb borders Glenrock State Recreation Area and sits between Whitebridge and Charlestown, with its extensive shopping, leisure and business district. The suburb has a small group of local shops and an excellent primary school, all of which makes the area very desirable to families.
The size of Kahibah is approximately 1.1 square kilometres. It has 5 parks covering nearly 6% of total area. The population of Kahibah in 2011 was 2,083 people. By 2016 the population was 2,473 showing a population growth of 18.7% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Kahibah is 0-9 years. Households in Kahibah are primarily couples with children and are likely to be repaying $1800 – $2399 per month on mortgage repayments. In general, people in Kahibah work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 76.7% of the homes in Kahibah were owner-occupied compared with 75.9% in 2016. Presently, it sits at 77%.
Based on five years of sales, Kahibah has seen a compound growth rate of 30.8%
The median sales price of houses in the area is $1,000,000