2nd House Capricorn: 5 Traits it Gives You

2nd House Capricorn

When Capricorn is in your 2nd House, financial security will be very important to you. Capricorn is ruled by Saturn so there could be potential struggles with your income and wealth may come slowly. You have strong values but you may lack emotional attachment to anything.

To understand what it means when a sign lands in a house on your natal chart, you need to look at the meaning of the house, meaning of the sign, and how they interact:

  • The 2nd House represents your needs from life – emotional and physical, as well as financial.
  • Capricornis a cardinal earth sign. It brings ambitious, hard work, stability and responsibility.
  • When Capricorn is in the 2nd House, it means that wealth and financial success might be something you take seriously and work towards. You are likely to have very strong values. You may have difficulty expressing your emotional needs to the people you are close to.

Note that Capricorn in your 2nd house is just one facet of your natal chart. Other elements of your natal chart can overpower or contradict with the below points. To get an accurate reading, get a holistic reading of your full natal chart from an astrologer.

What Does it Mean with Capricorn is in the 2nd House?

2ndHouse Meaning

The 2nd House tells us about our income and financial status. It is connected to our money, how we receive our money, as well as how we spend it.

It can show how you provide for yourself and those around you.

The 2nd House also represents our priorities in life, our basic needs and the things that hold the highest importance for us. It shows us what brings us emotional comfort and security, how we feel safe. It can show how we demonstrate our affection and trust to others.

The 2nd house is connected to confidence and self-worth, the things we do in order to feel valuable and purposeful.

To interpret what the house has in store for us, we need to take a look at our natal chart and explore how the signs and planets interact with the 2nd House.

Capricorn Traits

As an earth sign, Capricorn helps us to be more realistic and rational in our approach.

When Capricorn influences aspects of our life, it’s likely that it will help us react with logic rather than emotions.

We use our logic to help us solve anything we encounter in a practical manner.

As a cardinal sign, Capricorn is very driven and ambitious.  Capricorn is the initiator and they cannot stay in the same place. They are the one who likes to begin new things, they see a goal and they go after it.

Capricorn is very responsible and dutiful. They can be very protective of the people they love and they enjoy providing for others. On the negative side, they can be quite materialistic and at times they overlook the emotional side of things. They may lack empathy and nurture.

Capricorn is very financially responsible and is likely to put in all of the effort towards earning the income they desire. Despite that, as Capricorn is ruled by Saturn they are likely to face some financial struggles throughout their life.

Money and a higher income may come later in life. They may have difficulty tuning in with their emotions and expressing their needs. There could be lack of support from other people.

2nd House Capricorn: Key Takeaways

1. You may face financial difficulties

Capricorn is ruled by Saturn so in the 2nd house of income and finances it may show that you are likely to face some financial difficulties throughout your life.

Saturn represents the lack of something, so you may go through financial struggles and at times your income may not be the income you desire.

On the positive side, financial luck may come with time and a lot of hard work. You may learn to value the difficulties you have gone through as they will help you value the prizes that will come after them.

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2. You value financial security

Capricorn on the 2nd house cusp shows that you value financial comfort and security. You are willing to put a lot of work in order to achieve that during your lifetime.

Financial independence and comfort might be something you truly value and work hard for, but it might be something that won’t come easily and quickly.

It may take a while before you are in the financial state you have worked so hard for.

For you financial security shows that you are able to provide for yourself and the people you love.

You show your love for yourself and others through providing them with stability and helping them feel secure in the relationship.

3. Financial success may come later in life

Capricorn is ruled by Saturn so having Saturn as the ruler of the house of money shows that financial luck and success may come later in life.

It may be something that arrives after a lot of hard work and possible difficulties.

While this may show lack of motivation at times it might make you appreciate the good when it arrives even more.

You are likely to put in a lot of hard work in order to achieve your financial goals throughout your lifetime.

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4. You may overlook emotions

Capricorn is an Earth sign and it is the opposite sign of Cancer. This shows that you may struggle to connect with your emotional side.

You may overlook your feelings as you learn to put rationality and your brain first.

You may have difficulty opening up about your feelings and embracing your emotional self. You can be quite critical of those who are overly emotional and lack rationality. You seek stability and the thought of emotional ups and downs may be scary for you.

5. Your professional life and ambitions might be your priority in life

Capricorn is the sign connected to success and ambition. Capricorn on the 2nd house cusp of values shows that you truly find worth in hard work and ambition.

Becoming successful and achieving the lifestyle you have always dreamed of might be very important to you. Success and the fulfillment of your aims might be your priority in life.


With Capricorn in the 2nd House of your natal chart, you may face some financial difficulties throughout your life, but you are likely to put in all of the work needed in order to overcome them. There could be lack of support from the people around you. You may find it hard to express your needs and emotions to other people. You value stability and security.

Remember that you need to look at the rest of your natal chart to make a better prediciton of your natural personality traits. Other elements on your natal chart may override some of these points (and I’ve tried to note that a few times in this article).