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Erskineville is an inner city suburb of Sydney. It is located 3 kilometres south of the Sydney CBD in the local government area of the City of Sydney.
Getting there and getting around
Erskineville Railway Station is located on the Bankstown Line of the Sydney Trains Network. The area is also serviced by a number of bus routes including the 352 and 370 routes of the Sydney Buses Network.
Lifestyle and population
Erskineville is a vibrant suburb very popular because of its close proximity to the Sydney CBD, while still retaining a unique village style feel. It boasts a number of local residents who are active in Australia’s music, arts and popular culture scenes. The main shopping strip is located close to the train station. The area has many restaurants, pubs and cafes. There are a number of parks and recreation areas in the suburb including Erskineville Oval. The area is known for its ‘pocket parks’ – small parks dotted in among the residential areas to provide easy access to outdoor and play areas for local families.
Erskineville has a population of just over 6,800 people. About 64% of Erskineville residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include England (6.7%), New Zealand (4.3%) and Ireland (1.6%). Just under 24% of households are occupied by couples with children, about 34% by couples without children, about 16.2% are sole occupancy households, group households area about 17% and around 3.4% are single parents.
Property trends and opportunities
Over 51% of Erskineville resident are renting. A relatively small percentage own their homes outright, at 12.4%, with about 34% in the process of purchasing.
Median House Price $1,000,000
Median House Rental Price $720 pw
Average House time on market 42 days
Median Unit Price $729,000
Median Unit Rental Price $590 pw
Average Unit time on market 30 days
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013