Suburb Profile Report for Birchgrove NSW (2041)

Birchgrove House: Median price $1,943,500, Annual capital growth 8.44%, Number of sales 54, Weekly median advertised rent $965

Birchgrove Unit: Median price $1,420,000, Annual capital growth 12.19%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $670

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Birchgrove, 2041 have given investors a capital gain of 7.08%. This compares averagely with the 7.28% for NSW as a whole.

Over the longer term, Birchgrove has seen property prices show investors a 12.18% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of 0.00% to buyers in Birchgrove at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

Situated 2.92km from the CBD, Birchgrove is one of Leichhardt localities in the postcode 2041.

Birchgrove has had a A very good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 35.11% to date .

While Birchgrove,2041 ranked number 325th in NSW for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 86th over the last 5 years.

In the last year 34 properties changed hands in Birchgrove, which puts it as the 344th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $670 mark per week – giving a return of 2.45% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,943,500 $1,420,000
0.26% 0.71%
7.08% 35.11%
8.44% 12.19%
$965 $670
54 34
2.58% 2.45%
51.69 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 3106
Median household income ($/weekly) 2726
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3300
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 305 9.8
    25-34 years 437 14.1
    35-44 years 589 19.0
    45-54 years 485 15.6
    55-64 years 475 15.3
    Others 815 26.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1079 46.5
    Not Married 844 36.4
    Defacto Relationship 397 17.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2038 70.6
    Papua New Guinea 99 3.4
    United Kingdom 364 12.6
    United States of America 39 1.4
    Other 97 3.4
    Others 251 8.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 41 1.5
    Christianity 1453 52.9
    Judaism 25 0.9
    Other Religious Groups 10 0.4
    No Religion 1204 43.8
    Others 16 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 87 7.9
    $2,500-$2,999 248 22.6
    $3,000-$3,499 118 10.7
    $3,500 -$3,999 84 7.6
    $4,000 or more 207 18.8
    Others 355 32.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1234 51.0
    Not in the labour force 565 23.3
    Employed, worked part-time 454 18.8
    Employed, away from work 104 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 64 2.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 439 24.4
    Professionals 816 45.4
    Technicians & trades workers 85 4.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 206 11.5
    Sales 101 5.6
    Others 150 8.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 48 7.6
    Infants/Primary 215 34.1
    Secondary 138 21.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 43 6.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 166 26.3
    Others 21 3.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1407 49.1
    Separate house 1139 39.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 315 11.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 412 33.7
    Being purchased 406 33.3
    Rented 400 32.8
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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