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Eastwood is northern suburb of Sydney. It is located17 kilometres north-west of the Sydney CBD. The suburb is located across three different local government areas. These are the City of Parramatta, City of Ryde and the Hornsby Shire.
Getting there and getting around
Eastwood Railway Station is located on the North Shore, Northern and Western Line of the Sydney Trains Network. Eastwood Station also connects commuters to other cities in the Central, Newcastle and Central Coast regions. The area is well serviced by buses including the 515/X15, 544 and 545/550 routes of the Sydney Bus Network.
Lifestyle and population
Eastwood is a large suburb with a diverse population mix. The area is mostly residential with the main commercial and shopping areas located around Rowe Street and Rutledge Street, close to the railway line. There is a large Asian shopping and eating precinct in the area. Eastwood is known for being home to the Granny Smith apples and a Granny Smith Festival is held once a year.
Eastwood has a population of just under 16,200 people. About 43% of Eastwood residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include China (18.6%), South Korea (6.8%) and Hong Kong (5.3%). Just under 45% of households are occupied by couples with children, about 24% by couples without children, about 9.6% are sole occupancy households and just under 5% are single parents.
Property trends and opportunities
Just over 35% of Eastwood residents own their homes outright. About 31% of residents are in the process of purchasing, with about 31% renting.
Median House Price $1,400,000
Median House Rental Price $670 pw
Average House time on market 62 days
Median Unit Price $647,000
Median Unit Rental Price $450 pw
Average Unit time on market 37 days
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013