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Macquarie Park is a northern suburb of Sydney. It is located 12 kilometres north-west of the Sydney CBD, in the local government area of the City of Ryde.
Getting there and getting around
There are several train stations that service the Macquarie Park area. These include the Macquarie Park Railway Station, Macquarie University Railway Station and North Ryde Railway Station, all underground stations located on the Epping to Chatswood Line of the Sydney Trains Network. There are also a number of bus services that go through Macquarie Park including the Metrobus M41 route and the 619 Hillsbus route. The area is also serviced by many scenic bicycle paths.
Lifestyle and population
Macquarie Park is renowned as one of Australia’s leading business centres, particularly in the area of information technology. The other distinguishing landmark of this suburb is Macquarie University. Along side these commercial and educational hubs, the area has a thriving, vibrant, diverse and overall quite young residential community.
Macquarie Park has a population of just over 6,100 people. About 36% of Macquarie Park residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include China (13.3%), India (5.5%) and Malaysia (3%). The highest percentage household demographic is couples without children at 27.5%. Couples with children represent about 25.6%, sole occupancy households nearly 22%, group households 14.8% and single parent households 3%.
Property trends and opportunities
The vast majority of Macquarie Park residents are renting, at 63.3%. About 15.4% of residents own their homes outright with about 18% in the process of purchasing.
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Median Unit Price $640,000
Median Unit Rental Price $480 pw
Average Unit time on market 30 days
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013