Suburb Profile Report for Petersham NSW (2049)

Petersham House: Median price $1,600,000, Annual capital growth 9.77%, Number of sales 73, Weekly median advertised rent $750

Petersham Unit: Median price $735,000, Annual capital growth 6.93%, Number of sales 72, Weekly median advertised rent $500

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
  • Unit Report

Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 14.29% for the last year, Petersham, 2049 is the 1021th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

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

Vendor discounting in Petersham is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -6.40%. This puts suburb at number 210th in NSW when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Using the current median advertised rental of $750 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 9.77%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 2.44%

Investment property in Petersham has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 8.81%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Petersham,2049 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 36.11% across each of those five years.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -10.34% to buyers in Petersham at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NSW.

In the last year 72 properties changed hands in Petersham, which puts it as the 212th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 5.56km from the CBD, Petersham is one of Marrickville localities in the postcode 2049.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,600,000 $735,000
-2.14% 3.52%
14.29% 8.81%
9.77% 6.93%
$750 $500
73 72
2.44% 3.54%
33.21 31.35

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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