Paddington

Paddington is an inner-city, eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Located 3 kilometres east of the Sydney central business district, Paddington lies across two local government areas.

The portion south of Oxford Street lies within the City of Sydney, while the portion north of Oxford Street lies within the Municipality of Woollahra.[2] It is often colloquially referred to as “Paddo”. Paddington is bordered to the west by Darlinghurst, to the east by Centennial Park and Woollahra, to the north by Edgecliff and Rushcutters Bay and to the south by Moore Park.

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Postcode 2021
Local Government: Woollahra Municipal Council & City of Sydney
State Electorate: Sydney
Federal Division: Wentworth
Distance from Sydney CBD: 3.0 km
Surrounding suburbs: Centennial Park, Darlinghurst, Edgecliff, Moore Park, Rushcutters Bay, Surry Hills, Woollahra
 

HOUSES*

UNITS*

Median Sales Price $2,305,000 $900,000
No. of Sales 214 90
Median Rent $1,200.00 per week $550.00 per week
Rental Yield 2.7% 3.2%

*Source: CoreLogic – 12 months to May 2018

People

Population 1

12,911

(12,134)

% Adults over 65 1

12.8%

(over 60 16.8%)

Median age 1

36

(35)

% Children under 15 1

13.3

(12.6)

People per household 1

2.2

(2.1)

Children per family 1

1.7

(1.6)

Household Composition

Family

55.4%

(52.0%)

Single

33.8%

(36.3%)

Group

10.8%

(11.7%)

Family unit per household

49.7%
Couple without children
37.4%
Couple with children
10.6%
One parent family
2.3%
Other

Dwellings

Number of dwellings 1

6,560

(6,414)

Percentage apartments 1

31.9%

(30.7%)

Ave no. of bedrooms 1

2.4

(2.3)

Ave no. of cars 1

1.1

(1.1)

Percentage rentals 1

45.5%

(46.6%)

Dwelling size

Studio

4.6%

(5.8%)

1 Bedroom

17.9%

(17.9%)

2 Bedroom

28.5%

(29.1%)

3+ Bedroom

46.9%

(45.7%)

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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census year 2016  (Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census year 2011)