Rushcutters Bay

Rushcutters Bay is a harbourside eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia 3 kilometres east of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the City of Sydney.

The suburb of Rushcutters Bay sits beside the bay it takes its name from, on Sydney Harbour. It is surrounded by the suburbs of Elizabeth Bay, Darlinghurst, Paddington, and Darling Point. Kings Cross is a locality on the western border.

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Postcode 2011
Local Government: City of Sydney
State Electorate: Sydney
Federal Division: Wentworth
Distance from Sydney CBD: 3.0 km
Surrounding suburbs: Darlinghurst, Darling Point, Elizabeth Bay, Edgecliff, Paddington, Potts Point
 

HOUSES*

UNITS*

Median Sales Price   $853,500
No. of Sales   87
Median Rent   $550.00 per week
Rental Yield   3.3%

*Source: CoreLogic – 12 months to May 2018

People

Population 1

2,547

(2,372)

% Adults over 65 1

14.8%

(over 60 17.5%)

Median age 1

37

(37)

% Children under 15 1

5.6%

(4.9%)

People per household 1

1.6

(1.5)

Children per family 1

1.3

(1.3)

Household Composition

Family

36.9%

(33.3%)

Single

56.0%

(58.2%)

Group

7.2%

(8.5%)

Family unit per household

74.7%
Couple without children
16.4%
Couple with children
6.9%
One parent family
1.9%
Other

Dwellings

Number of dwellings 1

1,680

(1,685)

Percentage apartments 1

97.2%

(97.4%)

Ave no. of bedrooms 1

1.3

(1.2)

Ave no. of cars 1

0.6

(0.6)

Percentage rentals 1

64.2%

(60.6%)

Dwelling size

Studio

19.9%

(23.7%)

1 Bedroom

40.1%

(36.5%)

2 Bedroom

28.7%

(30.0%)

3+ Bedroom

8.4%

(7.9%)

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