Suburb Profile Report for Five Dock NSW (2046)

Five Dock House: Median price $1,842,500, Annual capital growth 10.02%, Number of sales 76, Weekly median advertised rent $750

Five Dock Unit: Median price $922,500, Annual capital growth 6.59%, Number of sales 118, Weekly median advertised rent $650

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Five Dock has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of NSW, giving investors a capital gain of 17.73% to date .

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Five Dock comes in at number 264th in NSW.

Vendor discounting in Five Dock is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -5.17%. This puts suburb at number 473th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 7.27% for the last year, Five Dock, 2046 is the 655th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Five Dock, 2046 has seen a median price increase of 1.82% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Five Dock should be aiming for at least -2.96% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

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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
$1,842,500 $922,500
6.75% 1.82%
17.73% 7.27%
10.02% 6.59%
$750 $650
76 118
2.12% 3.66%
46.86 54.4

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Very good (H), Good (U)
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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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