Suburb Profile Report for Petersham NSW (2049)

Petersham House: Median price $1,250,000, Annual capital growth 7.02%, Number of sales 52, Weekly median advertised rent $795

Petersham Unit: Median price $725,000, Annual capital growth 6.58%, Number of sales 39, Weekly median advertised rent $500

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

Source: Monthly data update for Oct 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jul 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -13.49% for the last year, Petersham, 2049 is the 3671th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

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.

Advertised rents are around the $795 mark per week – giving a return of 3.31% based on the median price in Suburb

With a capital gain of -6.21% for the last 12 months, Petersham, 2049 has performed for property investments than its average annual 6.58% property growth over the last 5 years.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Petersham has given property investors a paper return of -4.61%. This puts Suburb as 419 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in NSW

At number 396 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Petersham is in the TOP 40% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 67.8421 for properties listed there.

Petersham is 416th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 3.59% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$1,250,000 $725,000
-2.34% -4.61%
-13.49% -6.21%
7.02% 6.58%
$795 $500
52 39
3.31% 3.59%
48.6923076923077 67.8421052631579

Source: Monthly data update for Oct 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jul 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (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
Census 2011, ABS
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