Suburb Profile Report for Woollahra NSW (2025)

Woollahra House: Median price $3,275,000, Annual capital growth 7.98%, Number of sales 73, Weekly median advertised rent $1,350

Woollahra Unit: Median price $1,170,000, Annual capital growth 7.50%, Number of sales 91, Weekly median advertised rent $725

  • House
  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
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Property investors who have had real estate in Woollahra, 2025 should be pleased with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 20.29%

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

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Woollahra are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -8.40% below the asking price at the moment.

A $1350 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 2.14%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 7.98%.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Woollahra, 2025 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this NSW suburb was 17.77%.

Comparing Woollahra,2025 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

The most recent median price for Woollahra is $1170000, with sellers offering an average of -3.27% off the asking price.

Using the current median advertised rental of $725 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 7.50%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.22%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$3,275,000 $1,170,000
0.77% 7.34%
20.29% 17.77%
7.98% 7.50%
$1,350 $725
73 91
2.14% 3.22%
78.03 59.59

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 7180
Median household income ($/weekly) 2173
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3033
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 1261 17.6
    35-44 years 1106 15.4
    45-54 years 907 12.6
    55-64 years 858 11.9
    65-74 years 707 9.8
    Others 2342 32.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2452 45.8
    Registered Married 2198 41.1
    Defacto Relationship 703 13.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4392 66.7
    Papua New Guinea 264 4.0
    South Africa 157 2.4
    United Kingdom 594 9.0
    Other 401 6.1
    Others 773 11.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 105 1.7
    Christianity 3759 59.6
    Hinduism 45 0.7
    Judaism 647 10.3
    No Religion 1709 27.1
    Others 41 0.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 195 7.1
    $1,500-$1,999 257 9.3
    $2,500-$2,999 532 19.3
    $3,000-$3,499 224 8.1
    $4,000 or more 401 14.6
    Others 1147 41.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2600 46.2
    Not in the labour force 1733 30.8
    Employed, worked part-time 972 17.3
    Employed, away from work 174 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 764 20.4
    Professionals 1717 45.9
    Community & personal service workers 215 5.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 463 12.4
    Sales 250 6.7
    Others 332 8.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 111 8.1
    Infants/Primary 395 28.9
    Secondary 277 20.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 81 5.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 447 32.7
    Others 55 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2550 39.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 2432 38.0
    Separate house 1408 22.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 6 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1119 37.7
    Fully owned 1044 35.2
    Being purchased 724 24.4
    Other tenure type 83 2.8
    Tenure Type
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