Suburb Profile Report for The Rock NSW (2655)

The Rock House: Median price $210,000, Annual capital growth 3.52%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $235

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  • Unit
Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

Property investors who have had real estate in The Rock, 2655 should be unhappy with this NSW suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -8.66%

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in The Rock has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Property investors looking for a bargain in The Rock should be aiming for at least -6.15% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

In the last year 26 properties changed hands in The Rock, which puts it as the 1018th most active market in NSW when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The Rock is 82th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NSW with a 5.82% return

HOUSE UNIT
$210,000 N/A
2.44% N/A
-8.66% N/A
3.52% N/A
$235 N/A
26 N/A
5.82% N/A
117.61 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1053
Median household income ($/weekly) 907
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1192
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 155 14.7
    35-44 years 141 13.4
    45-54 years 156 14.8
    55-64 years 157 14.9
    65-74 years 94 8.9
    Others 351 33.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 412 55.0
    Not Married 272 36.3
    Defacto Relationship 65 8.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 966 94.7
    Croatia 3 0.3
    New Zealand 4 0.4
    Papua New Guinea 12 1.2
    United Kingdom 29 2.8
    Others 6 0.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 839 85.9
    No Religion 131 13.4
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.7
    Buddhism 0 0.0
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 50 14.2
    $600-$799 42 11.9
    $800-$999 40 11.4
    $1,000-$1,249 38 10.8
    $1,250-$1,499 34 9.7
    Others 148 42.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 320 39.5
    Employed, worked full-time 281 34.7
    Employed, worked part-time 145 17.9
    Employed, away from work 38 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 26 3.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 83 17.9
    Professionals 59 12.7
    Technicians & trades workers 76 16.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 51 11.0
    Labourers 57 12.3
    Others 137 29.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 18 7.0
    Infants/Primary 95 37.0
    Secondary 74 28.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 42 16.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 20 7.8
    Others 8 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 963 100.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 164 42.6
    Being purchased 161 41.8
    Rented 60 15.6
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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