Suburb Profile

Supply Demand History in Merewether

MonthSupplyDemand
2015 Apr474189
2015 May423767
2015 Jun413494
2015 Jul332841
2015 Aug302950
2015 Sep323656
2015 Oct454062
2015 Nov524085
2015 Dec442618
2016 Jan384487
2016 Feb394428
2016 Mar384820
2016 Apr364357

More Recent Sold in Merewether

Address Sold Price
6/24 Kilgour Avenue 2 $750,000
4/4 Ulick Street 3 $737,500
1/54 Ulick Street 2 $590,000
48 Caldwell Street 3 $800,000
21 Cram Street 3 $1,205,000

More Recent Rent in Merewether

Address Price/Week
7/60 Mitchell Street 2 $385
7/14 Wilton St 2 $475
1/34 Selwyn Street 2 $330
1/11a RANCLAUD STREET 3 $600
83 Ridge Street 3 $700

Rent Yield in Merewether

BedsAverage PriceAverage RentAverage Rent Yield%Median PriceMedian RentMedian Rent Yield%Listings
ALL
1$454,333$3063.50%$380,000$3004.11%57
2$748,071$4162.89%$589,950$4003.53%183
3$1,154,181$6032.72%$1,100,000$5802.74%147
4$1,646,400$7662.42%$1,450,000$7202.58%52
5$2,766,667$1,5002.82%$2,600,000$1,5003.00%7
6$2,150,000--$2,150,000--1
House
1$850,000$2881.76%$850,000$2881.76%3
2$1,329,143$5001.96%$1,250,000$4902.04%20
3$1,191,638$6202.71%$1,199,000$5902.56%85
4$1,729,524$7842.36%$1,550,000$7202.42%42
5$2,766,667$1,5002.82%$2,600,000$1,5003.00%7
6$2,150,000--$2,150,000--1
Townhouse
2$680,690$4403.36%$700,000$4303.19%16
3$1,050,833$6413.17%$930,000$6003.35%27
4$900,000--$900,000--1
Villa
1-$270--$270-1
2$671,667$4373.38%$770,000$4302.90%8
3-$525--$525-2
Unit/apmt
1$427,800$3093.76%$420,000$3053.78%39
2$537,260$3973.84%$530,000$3803.73%101
3$940,000$4812.66%$940,000$5002.77%11
4-$490--$490-1
Apartment
1-$330--$330-1
2-$330--$330-1
Other
1-$385--$385-1
2-$430--$440-3
3$1,375,000--$1,300,000--3
4-$800--$800-1
Unknown
1$366,667$2944.17%$360,000$3004.33%12
2$635,000$4243.47%$690,000$4103.09%34
3$1,054,143$5612.77%$815,000$5553.54%19
4$1,313,333$7312.89%$1,390,000$7252.71%7

Demographics of Merewether

PopulationSizeMerewetherSydney
All People12622470615
Country of OriginMerewetherSydney
Australian Born90%85%
Born Overseas - Top 5MerewetherSydney
United Kingdom3%3%
New Zealand1%1%
Italy1%0%
Median household incomeMerewetherSydney
Weekly income$1,537$1,447
Age StatisticsMerewetherSydney
20 to 3931%27%
40 to 5925%26%
60+21%19%
5 to 1918%21%
0 to 45%7%
Family Statistics - Top 5MerewetherSydney
Married44%51%
Never Married37%30%
Divorced8%8%
Widowed8%7%
Separated3%4%
Religion - Top 5MerewetherSydney
Catholic32%28%
Anglican31%33%
No Religion15%13%
Uniting Church8%10%
Presbyterian and Reformed5%5%
Occupation - Top 5MerewetherSydney
Professionals13%6%
Intermediate Clerical/Sales/Service8%6%
Associate Professional6%4%
Tradespersons and Related Workers5%6%
Elementary Clerical/Sales/Service4%4%
Education - Top 5MerewetherSydney
Not Attending (Working)73%74%
University or other Tertiary Institution8%4%
Infants/Primary8%10%
Secondary Education6%7%
Technical or Further Education3%3%
Transport to Work - Top 5MerewetherSydney
Car (driver)29%24%
Car (passenger)3%3%
Worked at home2%2%
Walked2%2%
Bicycle1%0%
Type of Dwelling - Top 3MerewetherSydney
Separate house63%82%
Flat24%7%
Semi/Terrace10%6%
Nature of Occupancy - Top 3MerewetherSydney
Fully Owned45%45%
Rented32%26%
Purchasing18%23%
Monthly Loan Repayment - Top 5MerewetherSydney
$800-$99918%20%
$1,500+16%7%
$600-$79915%22%

Crime Rate of Newcastle

Crime TypeRate of NewcastleRate of NSW
Assault1,206883
Drug185534
Other7,2335,602
Robbery9167
Sexual Offence17759
Theft3,6162,129
Total12,5089,274
Note: Merewether belongs to city Newcastle. Crime rate means the number crimes per 100,000 population.

Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics data

Map And Street View

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Merewether, NSW 2291 (115.24 km to CBD)

Median House Price

$1,450,000

Median Unit Price

$615,000

Surrounding Suburbs

Closest Train Station

Wickham Station 2.12 km

Selected Demographics of Merewether

  • 4118 Number of House
  • 2433 Number of Unit
  • 12622 Number of People
  • 37 Median Age
  • 2.4 Median Household Size
  • $300 Weekly Rent
  • $757 Weekly Individual Income
  • $2,184 Weekly Family Income
  • $1,559 Weekly Household Income
  • $0 Median Asking Price
  • $600 Median Rent
  • 0.00% Rent Yield
  • 0 Stock On Sale
  • 0.96% Vacancy Rate
  • 37 Average Supply
  • 4622 Average Demand
  • 125.39 Supply Demand Ratio

Schools in Merewether

School NameSchool SectorSchool Type
Hamilton South Public SchoolGovernmentPrimary
Holy Family Primary SchoolCatholicPrimary
Merewether Public SchoolGovernmentPrimary
St Joseph's Primary SchoolCatholicPrimary
The Junction Public SchoolGovernmentPrimary

Leading Agencies (Sale)

Robinson Property - The Junction 18%

PRDnationwide - Newcastle/Lake Macquarie 7%
Dalton Partners - The Junction 7%
Walkom Real Estate - Newcastle 6%
McGrath Newcastle City - Newcastle 4%
Dowling Real Estate Pty Ltd - Hamilton 2%
Chapman Property - Newcastle 1%
Creer Property - Charlestown 1%
Street Property Group - Newcastle 1%
First National Newcastle City - THE JUNCTION 1%

Leading Agents (Rent)

Agent NamePercentage
Robinson Property - The Junction26%
Dalton Partners - The Junction23%
Walkom Real Estate - Newcastle11%
Ray White - Newcastle City5%
Chapman Property - Newcastle5%
Arnold Property - The Junction4%
Raine & Horne - Newcastle3%
Creer Property - Charlestown2%
PRDnationwide Newcastle & Lake Macquarie -2%
Street Property Group - Newcastle2%