Suburb Profile Report for Woolloomooloo NSW (2011)

Woolloomooloo House: Median price $1,800,000, Annual capital growth 7.01%, Number of sales 12, Weekly median advertised rent $885

Woolloomooloo Unit: Median price $950,000, Annual capital growth 7.90%, Number of sales 87, Weekly median advertised rent $650

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Woolloomooloo, 2011 have given investors a capital gain of 4.35%. This compares very badly with the 11.67% for NSW as a whole.

In the last year 12 properties changed hands in Woolloomooloo, which puts it as the 1378th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Woolloomooloo is 967th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 2.56% return

At number 136th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Woolloomooloo, 2011 is in the top 10% with a property value increase of 21.79% recorded in median house prices.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Woolloomooloo,2011 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 63.79% across each of those five years.

The NSW suburb of Woolloomooloo, 2011 is in the Sydney local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,800,000 $950,000
N/A -1.04%
4.35% 21.79%
7.01% 7.90%
$885 $650
12 87
2.56% 3.56%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3715
Median household income ($/weekly) 1383
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2325
Average household size 1.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 330 8.9
    25-34 years 1053 28.3
    35-44 years 641 17.3
    45-54 years 487 13.1
    55-64 years 491 13.2
    Others 713 19.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1626 61.7
    Registered Married 539 20.5
    Defacto Relationship 469 17.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1677 54.8
    Papua New Guinea 149 4.9
    United Kingdom 239 7.8
    Viet Nam 61 2.0
    Other 343 11.2
    Others 592 19.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 135 4.6
    Christianity 1571 53.9
    Islam 54 1.9
    Judaism 46 1.6
    No Religion 1064 36.5
    Others 45 1.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 130 8.3
    $400-$599 115 7.4
    $1,500-$1,999 148 9.5
    $2,500-$2,999 257 16.5
    $4,000 or more 121 7.8
    Others 789 50.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1396 48.6
    Not in the labour force 873 30.4
    Employed, worked part-time 382 13.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 128 4.5
    Employed, away from work 93 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 376 20.1
    Professionals 733 39.2
    Technicians & trades workers 127 6.8
    Community & personal service workers 153 8.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 226 12.1
    Others 257 13.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 64 13.7
    Secondary 53 11.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 76 16.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 207 44.2
    Other type of educational institution 56 12.0
    Others 12 2.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 2096 72.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 794 27.3
    Separate house 17 0.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1227 73.7
    Being purchased 234 14.1
    Fully owned 192 11.5
    Other tenure type 12 0.7
    Tenure Type
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