Suburb Profile Report for Leichhardt NSW (2040)

Leichhardt House: Median price $1,485,750, Annual capital growth 9.55%, Number of sales 190, Weekly median advertised rent $775

Leichhardt Unit: Median price $720,000, Annual capital growth 6.61%, Number of sales 94, Weekly median advertised rent $590

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Leichhardt have tracked higher than the NSW average of 9.05% over the last 12 months.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Leichhardt,2040 has racked up an average of 17.45% over the period. This ranks it number 269th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -8.11% to buyers in Leichhardt at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Leichhardt is in the bottom 10% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Leichhardt gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -21.82%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Leichhardt,2040 has racked up an average of -21.82% over the period. This ranks it number 1092th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.70% to buyers in Leichhardt at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $7080 per annum or $590 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,485,750 $720,000
8.02% 5.46%
17.45% -21.82%
9.55% 6.61%
$775 $590
190 94
2.71% 4.26%
58.03 35.48

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 13519
Median household income ($/weekly) 1924
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2817
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 1202 8.9
    25-34 years 2734 20.2
    35-44 years 2938 21.7
    45-54 years 1626 12.0
    55-64 years 1272 9.4
    Others 3748 27.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 4440 44.3
    Registered Married 4035 40.2
    Defacto Relationship 1551 15.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8789 68.7
    Japan 507 4.0
    Papua New Guinea 433 3.4
    United Kingdom 836 6.5
    Other 724 5.7
    Others 1500 11.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 302 2.5
    Christianity 7079 57.6
    Hinduism 94 0.8
    Islam 128 1.0
    No Religion 4525 36.8
    Others 170 1.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 596 12.0
    $2,000-$2,499 434 8.7
    $2,500-$2,999 720 14.5
    $3,000-$3,499 448 9.0
    $4,000 or more 539 10.8
    Others 2238 45.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 5455 51.6
    Not in the labour force 2487 23.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1915 18.1
    Employed, away from work 398 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 321 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 1418 18.2
    Professionals 2980 38.4
    Technicians & trades workers 600 7.7
    Community & personal service workers 598 7.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 1092 14.1
    Others 1082 13.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 244 8.8
    Infants/Primary 764 27.5
    Secondary 368 13.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 313 11.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 959 34.6
    Others 127 4.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5712 46.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 4337 35.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 2237 18.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 99 0.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 2165 40.6
    Being purchased 1907 35.8
    Fully owned 1243 23.3
    Other tenure type 18 0.3
    Tenure Type
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