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Croydon is an inner west suburb of Sydney. It is located 11 kilometres west of the Sydney CBD. The suburb sits across two local government areas. These are: Burwood Council and the Municipality of Ashfield.
Getting there and getting around
Croydon Railway Station is located on the Airport, Inner West and South Line of the Sydney Trains Network. The area is also serviced by a number of buses on the Sydney Buses Network including the 418, 461, 480, 483, 490, 491 and 492.
Lifestyle and population
Croydon is well established Sydney suburb with a high percentage of stand alone houses, many that date back to the early 20th century. The main shopping, retail and eating areas are located around the train station. There are a number of parks and recreation areas in the suburb including the popular Centenary Park, complete with sports fields, playground, walking tracks and BBQ areas.
Croydon has a population of just over 10,300 people. About 55% of Croydon residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include China (8.7%), Italy (4.5%) and Lebanon (2.1%). Nearly 48% of households are occupied by families with children. Couples without children are just under 22%, with sole occupancy households 9.9% and single parent households about 5.6%.
Property trends and opportunities
Just under 37% of Croydon residents own their homes outright. About 31% of residents are in the process of purchasing, with about 28% renting.
Median House Price $1,300,000
Median House Rental Price $600 pw
Average House time on market 49 days
Median Unit Price $705,000
Median Unit Rental Price $480 pw
Average Unit time on market 43 days
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013