Suburb Profile Report for Petersham NSW (2049)

Petersham House: Median price $1,613,000, Annual capital growth 10.74%, Number of sales 74, Weekly median advertised rent $745

Petersham Unit: Median price $678,000, Annual capital growth 6.48%, Number of sales 72, Weekly median advertised rent $480

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Petersham, 2049 have given investors a capital gain of 19.84%. This compares very favourably with the 9.05% for NSW as a whole.

Comparing Petersham,2049 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

At number 310th of NSW’s most discounted properties, Petersham is in the bottom 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Advertised rents are around the $745 mark per week – giving a return of 2.40% based on the median price in Suburb

Petersham, 2049 ranked 473th in NSW when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Petersham is one of 3163 in our list for NSW

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Petersham,2049 has racked up an average of -3.14% over the period. This ranks it number 761th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Petersham is offering property investors an average of -4.26. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 84th in terms of most discounted suburbs in NSW

Petersham is 397th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 3.68% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,613,000 $678,000
4.30% 0.37%
19.84% -3.14%
10.74% 6.48%
$745 $480
74 72
2.40% 3.68%
47.31 62.28

Source: CoreLogic

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