Suburb Profile Report for Woollahra NSW (2025)

Woollahra House: Median price $3,050,000, Annual capital growth 6.08%, Number of sales 99, Weekly median advertised rent $1,400

Woollahra Unit: Median price $1,172,500, Annual capital growth 6.10%, Number of sales 95, Weekly median advertised rent $700

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

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Property value increases in Woollahra have tracked just lower than the NSW average of 0.15% over the last 12 months.

A 52.50% growth in median value for property investors in Woollahra,2025 puts this suburb at number 717th in terms of best performing suburbs in NSW

At number 3032 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Woollahra is in the bottom 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 106.87 for properties listed there.

Property investors who have had real estate in Woollahra, 2025 should be relatively unhappy with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -3.66%

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Woollahra,2025 has racked up an average of -3.66% over the period. This ranks it number 906th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Woollahra are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -7.21% below the asking price at the moment.

A $700 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 3.10%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.10%.

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Pricey suburb sees tenant demand

Postcode: 2025

Median unit price: $1,255,000

Vacancy rate: 7.8%

Three-year growth: 37.0%

A hop and a skip from the Sydney CBD, the suburb of Woollahra is beloved for its leafy streets, quiet vibe and the classic village feel of its commercial centre.

This suburb is expensive, but for many, the price is worth it. Woollahra contains many Victorian and Federation-era homes, harkening back to the suburb’s long history. There are many antique shops and galleries in the area as well, along with cafes and restaurants. Woollahra Public primary school is also located here.

Demand is strong among buyers, with the suburb maintaining steady positive growth since 2013. However, Woollahra has also been growing in popularity with tenants, as the average rental vacancy rate fell from 9.9% in July 2017 to 7.8% a year later. The weekly rent rate comes in at $725, and landlords reap returns of 3% on average.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$3,050,000 $1,172,500
0.83% 0.00%
-5.86% -3.66%
6.08% 6.10%
$1,400 $700
99 95
2.39% 3.10%
106.869565217391 75.0789473684211

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7180
Median household income ($/weekly) 2173
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 3033
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 1261 17.6
    35-44 years 1106 15.4
    45-54 years 907 12.6
    55-64 years 858 11.9
    65-74 years 707 9.8
    Others 2342 32.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2452 45.8
    Registered Married 2198 41.1
    Defacto Relationship 703 13.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4392 66.7
    Papua New Guinea 264 4.0
    South Africa 157 2.4
    United Kingdom 594 9.0
    Other 401 6.1
    Others 773 11.7
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 105 1.7
    Christianity 3759 59.6
    Hinduism 45 0.7
    Judaism 647 10.3
    No Religion 1709 27.1
    Others 41 0.7
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 195 7.1
    $1,500-$1,999 257 9.3
    $2,500-$2,999 532 19.3
    $3,000-$3,499 224 8.1
    $4,000 or more 401 14.6
    Others 1147 41.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2600 46.2
    Not in the labour force 1733 30.8
    Employed, worked part-time 972 17.3
    Employed, away from work 174 3.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 764 20.4
    Professionals 1717 45.9
    Community & personal service workers 215 5.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 463 12.4
    Sales 250 6.7
    Others 332 8.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 111 8.1
    Infants/Primary 395 28.9
    Secondary 277 20.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 81 5.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 447 32.7
    Others 55 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 2550 39.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 2432 38.0
    Separate house 1408 22.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 6 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1119 37.7
    Fully owned 1044 35.2
    Being purchased 724 24.4
    Other tenure type 83 2.8
    Tenure Type
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