Suburb Profile Report for Petersham NSW (2049)

Petersham House: Median price $1,558,000, Annual capital growth 10.03%, Number of sales 73, Weekly median advertised rent $760

Petersham Unit: Median price $690,000, Annual capital growth 6.59%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $480

  • House
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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 18.03%. This compares very favourably with the 6.87% for NSW as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Petersham comes in at number 45th in NSW.

Situated 5.70km from the CBD, Petersham is one of Marrickville localities in the postcode 2049.

Over the last year, property investments in Petersham, 2049 have given investors a capital gain of -1.43%. This compares badly with the 5.41% for NSW as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Petersham,2049 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 42.64% across each of those five years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Petersham should be aiming for at least -4.14% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Property investors should expect to get $480 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

HOUSE UNIT
$1,558,000 $690,000
14.14% 0.73%
18.03% -1.43%
10.03% 6.59%
$760 $480
73 56
2.54% 3.62%
51.44 64.56

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (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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