Kogarah

INTRO

Kogarah NSW 2217 is a suburb of South Sydney, Australia, in the state of New South Wales. It lies 14 kilometres south of Sydney’s central business district and is considered the heart of the St George region. 

Known as an undiscovered gem in the St George district’s vibrant heart, Kogarah offers residents the best of all worlds: a vibrant, buzzing precinct within moments of the city and a range of services and well-balanced environment in terms of conveniences, nature, and safety.

Kogarah may simply be one of the best-value suburbs in (relatively) central Sydney.

THE BEST OF KOGARAH

Located in Sydney’s southern suburbs, close to the City and even closer to beaches and Botany Bay, Kogarah strikes the balance between city amenities and family-friendly living.

Jump on the train at Kogarah Station and be at the airport in just 20 minutes; the CBD in 25 minutes and Cronulla in just over half an hour. 

Kogarah’s proximity to both the Princes Highway and the A1, which offers good connectivity for residents.

Ideal for professionals, young professionals, small families, families. Kogarah welcomes people from all walks of life. Young, old; independent or in a family, there’s a meeting of new residents and long-timers in this up and coming region. 

Younger buyers are drawn by the architect-designed homes, vibrant café culture and easy commute. It’s also incredibly diverse – half the population living in Kogarah were born overseas. And more than 54% of residents have a degree or higher – compared with 40% across Greater Sydney.

There’s a rich multicultural mix in Kogarah, bringing great cuisine and culture that lights up the area.

With plenty of shopping, entertainment, big business and activities to occupy all ages, Kogarah is a suburb that is full of surprises. From Kogarah Town Centre to the nearby Hurstville Westfield, Rockdale Plaza, Kogarah offers hours of shopping and entertainment, together with all your day-to-day essentials.

Kogarah is a diverse and cosmopolitan hub that’s alive morning and night. It’s a family-friendly tree-lined neighbourhood, with parks to explore and sporting activities on tap. And it’s ideal for the young at heart as well, with excellent medical facilities and easy transport everywhere

Key Stats

REGION

St George

POPULATION

7,378

TIME TO CBD

20 - 25 min

NEAREST TRAIN STATION

Kogarah

MEDIAN PROPERTY PRICE

House: $1,500,000
Unit: $750,000

MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE

House: $570 PW
Unit: $420 PW

Location

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kogarah suburb

Prominently positioned just 14 km south of the Sydney CBD, Kogarah strikes the balance between city and urban living. Kogarah lies across both the Georges River and Bayside Councils, is bounded by the M5, the Cooks River and both the Canterbury Bankstown and Inner West Council area in the north, Botany Bay in the east, the Georges River in the south, and Salt Pan Creek in the west.

  • LGA: The Georges River Council and Bayside Council area
  • Boundaries - Key Landmarks:
    • Key To The Memorial
    • Former Castle Palace Hall

Connectivity

5MIN

to Brighton Le Sands

7MIN

To Dolls Point

10MIN

To Sydney Airport

11MIN

to Hurstville

25MIN

To CBD

30MIN

to Royal National Park

People

Lifestyle

kogarah-park

Kogarah is very popular for families, with this demographic making up approximately 58% of the population, as a result of the rich artistic and cultural events held at St George Council. There are ample open spaces throughout the area; notably Carss Bush Park, Kogarah Park and Rockdale Park.

Amenities

SCHOOLS / EDUCATION

St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School 

Kogarah Public School 

Carlton South Public School 

Brighton-Le Sands Public School 

James Cook Boys High School 

Moorefield Girls High School 

Kogarah High School 

St George Girls High School 

St George School 

St George Hospital School 

Healthcare

Hospital

St George Hospital

Wesley Hospital Kogarah

St George Hospital

Wesley Hospital Kogarah

Medical Centre

Kogarah Medical Centre

Kogarah Railway Medical Centre

iHealth Medical Centre

HealthPlus Medical Centre

Other Health Professionals

St George Peritonectomy

Aesthetic Day Surgery

Retail Precincts

Kogarah Town Centre is home to 26 stores, supermarkets, restaurants, a thriving café culture and other services such as cinemas.

Pick up everyday essentials from Woolworths and Aldi, fresh food from the butcher, baker and fishmonger while other specialist outlets including a chemist, barber and medical centre ensures you’re covered within your community.

Located in Rockdale, just 10 minutes walk from Kogarah, Rockdale Plaza is a convenient shopping centre with more than 50 specialty stores for your everyday shopping.

Key tenants include Aldi, Big W and Woolworths. At Rockdale Plaza, you have the option of dining in, takeaway and grabbing a quick fresh bite at Ogalo Portuguese Style Chicken, Bakers Delight or Mile’s Fresh Food Market.

Less than 3 kilometres away, residences in Kogarah will have an easy access to Westfield Hurstville, as a major retail shopping centre that covers all the main big-box chains like Coles, Woolworths, Big W and Kmart, and a wide range of dining options on the roof, leading to the cinemas.

Suburb Market Report

MEDIAN PROPERTY PRICE

House: $1,500,000
Unit: $750,000

MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE

House: $570 PW
Unit: $420 PW

MEDIAN RENTAL YIELD

House: 2.8%
Unit: 3.2%

VACANCY RATE

3.3%

ANNUAL GROWTH RATE

House: 4.3%
Unit: 3.1%

NUMBER OF PROPERTIES LISTED

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