Strathfield Municipal Council, NSW

Strathfield Municipality, also referred to as Strathfield Council, is a local government area located in the Inner West of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. On 2 June 1885, Strathfield Council was founded. The Council area included portions of three pre-existing localities: Redmire (northeast), Homebush (northwest), and Druitt Town (in the south).

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Upon incorporation, the new council was given the name “Strathfield.” Strathfield was renamed Strathfield in 1886, along with the town of Redmire and the railway station. In 1892, the Municipal included the suburb of Flemington, and the whole council area became known as “Strathfield.” The Council extended further southward in the twentieth century, absorbing the western portion of old Enfield Council (which became Strathfield South), and northward, absorbing the Municipality of Homebush (north of the railway line).

Strathfield Council now covers an area of 14.1 square kilometres (5.4 square miles) and has an estimated population of 40,312 persons as of the 2016 census. The Council area is comprised of residential neighbourhoods and town centres that feature significant local heritage, open space, lifestyle amenities, public and private schools, and access to tertiary institutions such as an Australian Catholic University campus, the University of Sydney, and TAFE Sydney Institute.

Professionals (31.8 %), clerical and administrative workers (13.9 %), managers (11.6 %), technicians and trades workers (10.3 %), and sales workers (9.2 %) are the most frequent jobs in Strathfield.

Strathfield residents aged 15 years and older have a median weekly personal income of $682.

In Strathfield, 41.8 % of occupied private residences are detached houses, 6.4 % are semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses, or other buildings, 49.9 % are flats or apartments, and 1.0 % are other dwellings.

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Property Market Snapshot

This page provides an overview of the LGA real estate market. The data in this snapshot illustrates typical price, median rent and gross yield metrics for this council area. You are able to drill down to suburb-level data and charts which visualise these 3 key metrics as well as other important indicators in the dashboard section that follows.

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Typical Price for houses in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in house values. Council area house prices are calculated by averaging Typical Price of all suburbs within the area. Typical Price is a more accurate metric than Median Price.

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Median Weekly Rent for houses in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in rental prices. Calculated via median value formula applied to rental prices from online listings.

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Yearly Gross Yield for houses in this council area. Calculated by multiplying the Median Rent by 52 and dividing the resulting value by Typical Price. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in Gross Yield for houses.

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Typical Price for units in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in unit values. Council area house prices are calculated by averaging Typical Price of all suburbs within the area. Typical Price is a more accurate metric than Median Price.

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Median Weekly Rent for units in this council area. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in rental prices. Calculated via median value formula applied to rental prices from online listings.

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Yearly Gross Yield for units in this council area. Calculated by multiplying the Median Rent by 52 and dividing the resulting value by Typical Price. Percent changes indicate Year on Year growth or decline in Gross Yield for units.

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How to use this Dashboard

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Property Market in Strathfield Municipal Council, NSW

What other property markets are there near Strathfield Municipal Council, NSW?

Strathfield Municipal Council is surrounded by 5 other council areas – Cumberland, Parramatta, Canada Bay, Canterbury-Bankstown, Burwood.

Suburbs/localities in this Local Government Area: Homebush 2140, Homebush West 2140, Strathfield 2135, Strathfield South 2136

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