If you're buying, renting, or investing in North Sydney, NSW 2060, it is wise to evaluate whether it meets your requirements when it comes to lifestyle and budget. The Homes.com.au suburb profile provides information on North Sydney house prices, demographics & market trends so we can help you justify the price for your next property move.
If you are making a move to North Sydney, have a little read of our historical overview to find out more about the fantastic lifestyle and what the suburb has to offer.
Overview North Sydney is a suburb and commercial district in the North Shore region of Sydney in New South Wales. It is part of the North Sydney Council local government area. The suburb covers an area of 1.4 square kilometres with a population of 13987 (as of 2016). There are plenty of neighbouring suburbs from North Sydney, such as Crows Nest, Cammeray, Waverton, Neutral Bay, McMahons Point, Lavender Bay, and Milsons Point.
Living in North Sydney The commercial district part of North Sydney is recognised as having one of the highest concentrations of office buildings in New South Wales. Most of the industries that set up base here are those from the IT and advertising companies. North Sydney has limited shopping facilities although there are four supermarkets available in this suburb. Greenwood Plaza serves as the primary shopping centre in the area. This is also where the North Sydney station is located. There are numerous schools, places of worship, and heritage landmarks within the suburb of North Sydney.
History of North Sydney When European settlers first settled it, this suburb was known as Hunterhill – named after Thomas Muir Hunterhill, a Scottish police former who owned a piece of land in the area. In 1846, the area had several houses and the commercial centre expanded in 1859. It was officially incorporated as a municipality in 1890, and the name North Sydney was finalised. The period of 1971-72 was when it had a significant transformation into a central commercial hub.
Learn more about the North Sydney real estate market by making a connection with a skilful North Sydney real estate agent using our find agent page.
The postcode for North Sydney, NSW is 2060