Suburb Profile Report for Rothwell QLD (4022)

Rothwell House: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 2.53%, Number of sales 95, Weekly median advertised rent $390

Rothwell Unit: Median price $322,500, Annual capital growth 2.65%, Number of sales 29, Weekly median advertised rent $335

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Rothwell, 4022 ranked 422th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Rothwell is one of 2415 in our list for QLD

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

Property investors looking for a bargain in Rothwell should be aiming for at least -4.49% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Rothwell the average time real estate has been on the market is 61.94 days.

Using the current median advertised rental of $390 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.53%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.95%

At number 1011th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Rothwell, 4022 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 0.78% recorded in median house prices.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Rothwell comes in at number 122th in QLD.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Rothwell should be aiming for at least -3.65% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

In the last year 29 properties changed hands in Rothwell, which puts it as the 255th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$410,000 $322,500
0.00% 0.78%
3.14% 0.78%
2.53% 2.65%
$390 $335
95 29
4.95% 5.40%
61.94 81.65

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 6682
Median household income ($/weekly) 1103
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1900
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 990 14.8
    25-34 years 799 12.0
    35-44 years 884 13.2
    45-54 years 776 11.6
    55-64 years 638 9.5
    Others 2596 38.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2232 48.6
    Not Married 1864 40.6
    Defacto Relationship 493 10.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4912 77.6
    Papua New Guinea 388 6.1
    Philippines 62 1.0
    United Kingdom 435 6.9
    Other 213 3.4
    Others 317 5.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 39 0.6
    Christianity 4701 78.1
    Hinduism 37 0.6
    Other Religious Groups 30 0.5
    No Religion 1194 19.8
    Others 18 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 282 14.2
    $600-$799 221 11.1
    $800-$999 194 9.8
    $1,500-$1,999 287 14.5
    $2,000-$2,499 199 10.0
    Others 801 40.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1948 39.4
    Employed, worked full-time 1693 34.3
    Employed, worked part-time 915 18.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 212 4.3
    Employed, away from work 175 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 380 13.6
    Technicians & trades workers 431 15.5
    Community & personal service workers 337 12.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 461 16.6
    Sales 347 12.5
    Others 829 29.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 78 5.3
    Infants/Primary 621 42.4
    Secondary 449 30.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 103 7.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 157 10.7
    Others 56 3.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5022 82.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 882 14.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 191 3.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 914 41.9
    Being purchased 614 28.2
    Fully owned 607 27.8
    Other tenure type 46 2.1
    Tenure Type
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