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Rozelle is an inner-western suburb of Sydney. It is located 4 kilometres west of the Sydney CBD in the local government area of the Municipality of Leichhardt. The suburb is located on an inner harbour peninsula, with Iron Cove on its west side and White, Johnstons and Rozelle Bay on its east side.
Getting there and getting around
The area is well serviced by various bus routes including the Metrobus M50 and the 440, 441 and 442 routes of the Sydney Buses Network. The closest ferry wharf is Balmain East Wharf, just over 2 kilometres away. From there, the ferry trip to Circular Quay is about 15 minutes.
Lifestyle and population
The suburb is home to a number of schools and colleges including a campus of Sydney Secondary College, Rozelle Public School, and Sydney College of the Arts (part of Sydney University). The area is a popular residential suburb that underwent a process of development and gentrification from the early 1990s. There are many parks and recreation areas in Rozelle including Bridgewater Park (on Iron Cove), O’Connor Reserve and Rozelle Common. The suburb is known for the Rozelle Markets held every Saturday and Sunday.
The population of Rozelle is just under 8,000 people. About 63% of Rozelle residents were born in Australia. Significant other countries of birth include England (9.1%), New Zealand (3.5%) and Ireland (1.3%). The highest percentage household demographic is couples with children at nearly 39%. Couples without children represent about 31%, sole occupancy households 13.3%, group households 7.9% and single parent households about 3.7%.
Property trends and opportunities
The majority of Rozelle residents are renting, at about 42%. Approximately 22% of residents own their homes outright, with 35% in the process of purchasing.
Median House Price $1,300,000
Median House Rental Price $800 pw
Average House time on market 52 days
Median Unit Price $1,000,000
Median Unit Rental Price $640 pw
Average Unit time on market 31 days
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013