Suburb Profile Report for Petersham NSW (2049)

Petersham House: Median price $1,582,500, Annual capital growth 10.21%, Number of sales 74, Weekly median advertised rent $745

Petersham Unit: Median price $680,500, Annual capital growth 6.26%, Number of sales 64, Weekly median advertised rent $475

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Petersham is in the TOP 10% in NSW when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Petersham gave property investors a very good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 20.34%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Petersham has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $8940 per annum or $745 every week.

Investment property in Petersham has done pretty poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -3.48%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Petersham comes in at number 415th in NSW.

Vendor discounting in Petersham is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -4.67%. This puts suburb at number 202th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Residents and property investors in Petersham have been waiting around 66.28 days to sell a property.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $5700 per annum or $475 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,582,500 $680,500
5.50% 1.42%
20.34% -3.48%
10.21% 6.26%
$745 $475
74 64
2.45% 3.63%
47.94 66.28

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (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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