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The Best Suburbs in Sydney - Part 1: Safe

Finding the safest suburbs to rent in Sydney

Are you moving to Sydney and looking for the best suburb in Sydney to rent suitable for you? finderful.com can help you filter out the best options based on your preferences and criteria. We have 3 key criteria levers:

Which is the best suburb for you?

In this 2 part series we look at each of the criteria based on major work hubs and CBDs (Central Business Districts) in and around Sydney.

Most people want to feel safe at home. And walk home in the dark without fear. The top suburbs and areas to live in Sydney in March 2016 are:

Tweaking some of the criteria to live close to the following areas:

There are other centres for work but most work centers around these 6 areas.

We do some analysis of the best areas to live in and around these work hubs if you want to live in a safe area and be a short commute away from work.

Remember to use your actual addresses when using finderful.com to get an accurate travel time. The proximity of your home and office to a bus stop, train station and ferry wharf makes a difference to the finderful.com calculation.

Sydney CBD

The safest suburbs in Sydney close to the city and Sydney CBD area are:

Most of these suburbs are considered Inner West suburbs of Sydney with Carlton and Allawah belonging to the St George area of Sydney.

North Sydney CBD

The safest suburbs in Sydney close to North Sydney are:

These suburbs are mostly considered part of the Lower North Shore. Beecroft and Cheltenham are part of the Northern district of Sydney.

Chatswood CBD

Chatswood is further north past North Sydney and also sports some of the Lower North Shore suburbs and Northern district suburbs.

The safest suburbs in Sydney close to Chatswood are:

Parramatta CBD area

Parramatta is the western centre of Sydney. Unfortunately the Western suburbs of Sydney are not known to be the safest. The suburbs found by finderful.com as safest ones in Sydney with easy access to the Parramatta CBD area are:

Norwest and Bella Vista

Norwest Business Park is situated in Bella Vista and are used interchangeably when indicating the location. The area also boasts the infamous Hillsong Church convention centre.

The safest suburbs in Sydney with easy access to the Norwest Business Park and Bella Vista area are:

North Ryde and Macquarie Park

A hub of technology companies and large campuses are located in the North Ryde and Macquarie Park area.

The safest suburbs in Sydney which are convenient to live in if you work in North Ryde or Macquarie Park are:

So there you have it. The key suburbs to live in if you value safety and an easy commute into work in one of the major centres.

You can tweak your personal settings for safety, transport preferences and cost preferences in finderful.com’s web calculator. Find your most suitable Sydney suburb or find your next rental home by using the new Homes feature.

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