Suburb Profile Report for Petersham NSW (2049)

Petersham House: Median price $1,362,500, Annual capital growth 8.53%, Number of sales 71, Weekly median advertised rent $800

Petersham Unit: Median price $685,000, Annual capital growth 7.02%, Number of sales 51, Weekly median advertised rent $470

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 1501th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Petersham, 2049 is in the top 40% with a property value increase of 7.28% recorded in median house prices.

Petersham,2049 has offered an average of 7.28% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

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 Petersham, 2049. Typically our figures indicate that -7.14% is being offered, which puts this NSW suburb at 1198th most discounted overall in Australia.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Petersham the average time real estate has been on the market is 53.3 days.

With the median price for a house in Petersham being $1362500 and the advertised rent reaching $800 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 3.05%

Property investors who have had real estate in Petersham, 2049 should be relatively 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 5.22%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Petersham,2049 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 48.03% across each of those five years.

At number 308th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Petersham is in the TOP 40% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5640 per annum or $470 every week.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,362,500 $685,000
1.53% 2.24%
7.28% 5.22%
8.53% 7.02%
$800 $470
71 51
3.05% 3.57%
53.3 68.74

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7529
Median household income ($/weekly) 1680
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2600
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 654 8.7
    25-34 years 1669 22.2
    35-44 years 1499 19.9
    45-54 years 986 13.1
    55-64 years 746 9.9
    Others 1976 26.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2663 48.6
    Registered Married 1909 34.8
    Defacto Relationship 907 16.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4846 69.1
    Japan 112 1.6
    Papua New Guinea 168 2.4
    United Kingdom 364 5.2
    Other 550 7.8
    Others 972 13.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 248 3.7
    Christianity 3571 53.1
    Hinduism 72 1.1
    Islam 78 1.2
    No Religion 2661 39.6
    Others 93 1.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,500-$1,999 371 13.5
    $2,000-$2,499 226 8.2
    $2,500-$2,999 352 12.8
    $3,000-$3,499 224 8.2
    $4,000 or more 216 7.9
    Others 1351 49.3
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2976 50.2
    Not in the labour force 1404 23.7
    Employed, worked part-time 1085 18.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 255 4.3
    Employed, away from work 212 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 605 14.2
    Professionals 1641 38.4
    Technicians & trades workers 362 8.5
    Community & personal service workers 317 7.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 699 16.4
    Others 646 15.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 111 6.7
    Infants/Primary 443 26.6
    Secondary 247 14.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 191 11.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 597 35.8
    Others 79 4.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2288 34.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 2190 33.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2045 30.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 111 1.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1429 48.7
    Being purchased 887 30.2
    Fully owned 607 20.7
    Other tenure type 10 0.3
    Tenure Type
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