Rose Bay

Rose Bay is an affluent harbourside, eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

Rose Bay is located seven kilometres east of the Sydney central business district, in the local government areas of Waverley Municipal Council (east of Old South Head Road) and Woollahra Council (on its western side towards the bay).

Rose Bay has views of both the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge together. Lyne Park abuts Sydney Harbour on its west. Shark Island is located in Sydney Harbour, just north of Rose Bay.

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Postcode 2029
Local Government: Woollahra Municipal Council & Waverley Council
State Electorate: Vaucluse
Federal Division: Wentworth
Distance from Sydney CBD: 7.0 km
Surrounding suburbs: Bellevue Hill, Bondi Beach, Dover Heights, North Bondi, Point Piper, Vaucluse
 

HOUSES*

UNITS*

Median Sales Price $3,800,000 $1,361,000
No. of Sales 65 124
Median Rent $1,800.00 per week $725.00 per week
Rental Yield 2.7% 2.7%

*Source: CoreLogic – 12 months to May 2018

People

Population 1

10,053

(9,401)

% Adults over 65 1

17.7%

(over 60 21.7%)

Median age 1

38

(37)

% Children under 15 1

18.0%

(17.6%)

People per household 1

2.4

(2.3)

Children per family 1

1.7

(1.7)

Household Composition

Family

67.1%

(65.6%)

Single

26.9%

(28.6%)

Group

6.0%

(5.9%)

Family unit per household

39.3%
Couple without children
45.4%
Couple with children
12.9%
One parent family
2.4%
Other

Dwellings

Number of dwellings 1

4,594

(4,476)

Percentage apartments 1

68.5%

(66.3%)

Ave no. of bedrooms 1

2.6

(2.6)

Ave no. of cars 1

1.5

(1.4)

Percentage rentals 1

43.2%

(41.5%)

Dwelling size

Studio

0.7%

(1.0%)

1 Bedroom

10.7%

(10.4%)

2 Bedroom

41.1%

(43.6%)

3+ Bedroom

45.1%

(43.6%)

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