Suburb Profile Report for Five Dock NSW (2046)

Five Dock House: Median price $1,780,000, Annual capital growth 9.73%, Number of sales 80, Weekly median advertised rent $750

Five Dock Unit: Median price $880,000, Annual capital growth 6.13%, Number of sales 104, Weekly median advertised rent $640

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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NSW has seen average median house prices change by 10.55% which means that Five Dock, 2046 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 14.84% over the last year

Over the longer term, Five Dock has seen property prices show investors a 52.66% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Five Dock, 2046. Typically our figures indicate that -7.02% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1071th most discounted overall in Australia.

At number 1484 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Five Dock is in the TOP 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 67 for properties listed there.

Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 3.53% for the last year, Five Dock, 2046 is the 879th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Five Dock,2046 has offered an average of 3.53% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property buyers and investors in Five Dock 2046 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -2.56% . This means that Five Dock is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in NSW.

Situated 6.48km from the CBD, Five Dock is one of Canada Bay localities in the postcode 2046.

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Five Dock is conveniently located within ten minutes of Sydney's central business district with great transport links and two distinct precincts to suit all your needs. It is one of the inner west's most child-friendly places to live.

With thirteen parks and reserves; nine childcare centres and preschools; one public school; one catholic primary school; one special needs school and two private secondary schools; a fabulous modern library; and, plenty of child specific retailers and service providers, who wouldn't want to live in Five Dock.  Full summary
Five Dock is conveniently located within ten minutes of Sydney's central business district with great transport links and two distinct precincts to suit all your needs. It is one of the inner west's most child-friendly places to live.
 
With thirteen parks and reserves; nine childcare centres and preschools; one public school; one catholic primary school; one special needs school and two private secondary schools; a fabulous modern library; and, plenty of child specific retailers and service providers, who wouldn't want to live in Five Dock.  
 
Selling points: Close to city, great array of cafes, family friendly, close to bay-run, abundance of parks and foreshore walks nearby. Recommended for professionals, singles, families with kids and retirees
 
Most sought-after properties: Houses
 
Most common properties:  
Houses
 
Top amenities: 
With multiple gyms of various types and affordable Golf course. Five Dock is also one of the only Inner West Suburbs with a full compliment of all the big 4 banks. 
 
Local industry and business: You are investing in a NSW success story. Our population is 81,000 and growing at a rate of 3% a year – that’s faster than any other local government area in NSW. 
 
Local employment is trending upwards and the City boasts a diverse and vibrant economy with strong economic outlook.
 
The City of Canada Bay is intent on attracting investors and entrepreneurs who will contribute to our sustainable future and benefit from our fast growing population and well placed business precincts.
 
Recent changes: Many houses now being renovated are now enjoying a rebirth of style and elegance! get in soon before prices go up
 
Best streets: William Street, Trevanion Street and Innes Street
 
Public transport: Close to all public transport
 
Main arteries: Parramatta Road and Lyons Road
 
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Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,780,000 $880,000
4.71% 0.69%
14.84% 3.53%
9.73% 6.13%
$750 $640
80 104
2.19% 3.78%
67 56.36

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 8747
Median household income ($/weekly) 1706
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2800
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 916 10.5
    25-34 years 1333 15.2
    35-44 years 1567 17.9
    45-54 years 1230 14.1
    55-64 years 874 10.0
    Others 2827 32.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3366 49.9
    Not Married 2793 41.4
    Defacto Relationship 588 8.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5519 66.1
    Japan 860 10.3
    Papua New Guinea 181 2.2
    United Kingdom 324 3.9
    Other 375 4.5
    Others 1085 13.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 195 2.4
    Christianity 6292 77.6
    Hinduism 61 0.8
    Islam 91 1.1
    No Religion 1389 17.1
    Others 82 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 360 11.7
    $2,000-$2,499 255 8.3
    $2,500-$2,999 385 12.5
    $3,000-$3,499 274 8.9
    $4,000 or more 273 8.9
    Others 1530 49.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 3087 45.1
    Not in the labour force 2124 31.0
    Employed, worked part-time 1190 17.4
    Employed, away from work 271 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 174 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 858 18.9
    Professionals 1323 29.1
    Technicians & trades workers 469 10.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 794 17.5
    Sales 407 8.9
    Others 698 15.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 155 8.6
    Infants/Primary 617 34.2
    Secondary 422 23.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 149 8.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 387 21.4
    Others 75 4.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4712 56.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 2399 28.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1207 14.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 42 0.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 1128 34.2
    Rented 1105 33.5
    Being purchased 1046 31.7
    Other tenure type 23 0.7
    Tenure Type
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