Jelutong, Penang Island

Jelutong is a town located in Penang Island, Penang. The poorest local Chinese of the state usually live in this area, as there are many low-cost flats here. The density is a little above average, also because it is located beside the capital city where traffic can be pretty bad as well.

The built-up available in this town is 1,000 sf to 3,600 sf for houses. Other neighbouring towns nearby are Air Itam, Bandar Sri Pinang, Bukit Dumbar, Farlim, Gelugor, Georgetown, Green Lane, Minden Heights, Penang Turf Club and The Light Waterfront.

Property Type
Land Tenure
1,000 sf - 3,600 sf (House)
Market Price
RM960,000 - RM1,980,000 (House)
Total Units
Completion Date
Launch Price

This town has many amenities nearby, i.e. universities, hospitals and schools. The following are some of the main universities here:

As for hospitals, there are Georgetown Specialist Hospital, Gleneagles Hospital Penang, Island Hospital, Lam Wah Ee Hospital, Lam Wah Ee Hospital Tcm Branch, Optimax Eye Specialist Hospital (Penang), Peace Medical Centre and Penang General Hospital. There are also some schools here, for example SJK C Shang Wu, SK Jelutong, SK Jelutong Barat and Wesley Methodist School Penang (International).

The current rental yield of Jelutong is 1.4% for houses. The highest rental yield ever recorded was 3.41% in Q4 2019 (house); while the lowest one was 1.4% in Q3 2021 (house). Meanwhile, the most common unit layouts and sizes available here are as follows:

House Layouts

The most popular layout and size (built-up) combination at Jelutong for houses is 5-bedroom / 3,300 sf with a median price of RM550 psf. For price wise, the most expensive one is 3-bedroom / 1,000 sf with a median price of RM960 psf; while the cheapest one is 6-bedroom / 2,700 sf with a median price of RM410 psf.

Latest Jelutong sale listings:

DateProperty TypeBuilt-upPrice
YesterdayCondominium1,596 sfRM850,000
14 Mar 2023Condominium1,646 sfRM885,000
8 Mar 2023Low-Cost Flat614 sfRM315,000
5 Mar 2023Low-Cost Flat646 sfRM100,000
27 Feb 2023Condominium1,322 sfRM790,000
4 Mar 2023Apartment775 sfRM279,000
1 Mar 2023Apartment550 sfRM140,000
11 Feb 2023Apartment667 sfRM284,000
2 Feb 2023Condominium635 sfRM220,000
26 Jan 2023Apartment645 sfRM250,000

Latest Jelutong rental listings:

DateProperty TypeBuilt-upRental
TodayCondominium849 sfRM1,000
TodayCondominium850 sfRM1,000
TodayCondominium900 sfRM900
YesterdayMedium Room-NA-RM700
YesterdayMedium Room-NA-RM700
YesterdayShop-Office3,175 sfRM3,300
TodayCondominium700 sfRM750
14 Mar 2023Condominium850 sfRM2,800
TodayApartment Room-NA-RM380
9 Mar 2023Single Room-NA-RM300
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