Fairfield City Council, NSW

The Fairfield City Council is a local government area located in the western suburbs of Sydney in the state of New South Wales. The Fairfield property market is diverse, with a variety of properties available at different price points.

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The City of Fairfield has a 102-square-kilometre area (39 sq mi). The Mayor of the City of Fairfield is Cr. Frank Carbone, the city’s first independently elected mayor. Fairfield is regarded as one of Australia’s most ethnically diversified neighbourhoods.

At the 2016 census, the percentage of people claiming Vietnamese and Assyrian ancestry in the Fairfield local government area was more than sixteen times the national average. The neighbourhood was linguistically varied, with homes speaking Vietnamese, Arabic, Assyrian Neo-Aramaic, or Cantonese at rates ranging from two to seventeen times the national norm.

The Fairfield economy is based largely on manufacturing, transport, and services sectors. It is also home to a large number of warehouses and distribution centres. The transport sector is dominated by the road, rail, and maritime industries. While the services sector is made up of a wide range of businesses, including healthcare, education, and retail.

Technicians and trades workers account for 15.0 % of all jobs in Fairfield, followed by labourers (14.8 %), clerical and administrative workers (14.0 %), professionals (13.8 %), and machinery operators and drivers (12.2%). In Fairfield, the typical weekly personal income for adults aged 15 and older is $439.

The LGA is well serviced by public transport, making it convenient for those who need to commute into Sydney.

There are many affordable family homes, as well as apartments and units for those looking for something more compact. In Fairfield, 72.1 % of occupied private residences are detached houses, 12.9 % are semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses, and similar structures, 13.7 % are flats or apartments, and 0.8 % are other housing. The majority of properties are older, with a median age of around 36 years.

The market is moderately liquid, with a historical median days on market of 36 days. This indicates that properties are typically selling quickly, but there is still some room for negotiation.

Discover the latest price trends for Fairfield suburbs with the help of interactive dashboard on this page.

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Capital Growth Heatmap

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.

Yield 

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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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Property Market in Fairfield City Council, NSW

What other property markets are there near Fairfield City Council, NSW?

Fairfield City Council, NSW is surrounded by 5 other council areas – Liverpool, Blacktown, Canterbury-Bankstown, Cumberland, Penrith.

Suburbs/localities in this Local Government Area: Edensor Park 2176, Fairfield 2165, Fairfield East 2165, Fairfield Heights 2165, Fairfield West 2165, Greenfield Park 2176, Horsley Park 2175, Abbotsbury 2176, Lansvale 2166, Old Guildford 2161, Prairiewood 2176, Smithfield 2164, St Johns Park 2176, Villawood 2163, Wakeley 2176, Wetherill Park 2164, Yennora 2161, Bonnyrigg 2177, Bonnyrigg Heights 2177, Bossley Park 2176, Cabramatta 2166, Cabramatta West 2166, Canley Heights 2166, Canley Vale 2166, Carramar 2163

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