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Glebe is an inner western city suburb of Sydney. It is located 3 kilometres south-west of the Sydney CBD in the local government area of the City of Sydney.
Getting there and getting around
Glebe has two stations on the Dulwich Hill Line of the Sydney light rail network: Glebe and Jubilee Park. These connect the suburb to Central Railway Station. The area is also serviced by a number of bus routes including the 370, 431 and 433 buses of the Sydney Buses Network.
Lifestyle and population
Glebe is a suburb with a long and vibrant history. Today it is a popular area due to its close proximity to the city, its great diversity of restaurants and cafes and its parklands. Glebe Point Road Village is a hub of commercial and retail activity and is also home to the iconic Glebe Markets which take place on Saturdays. Popular Glebe Foreshore Parks include Federal Park, Jubilee Park and Bicentennial Park.
Glebe has a population of just over 11,100 people. About 57% of Glebe residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include England (4.9%), New Zealand (3.5%) and Vietnam (2%). The highest percentage household demographic is couples without children (28.4%). Couples with children represent about 18%, sole occupancy households 22% and group households 15%.
Property trends and opportunities
The vast majority of Glebe resident are renting, at nearly 62%. A relatively small percentage own their homes outright, at 17.3%, with about 17.3% in the process of purchasing.
Median House Price $1,400,000
Median House Rental Price $780 pw
Average House time on market 69 days
Median Unit Price $688,000
Median Unit Rental Price $530 pw
Average Unit time on market 52 days
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013