Suburb Profile Report for Rothwell QLD (4022)

Rothwell House: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 2.57%, Number of sales 86, Weekly median advertised rent $390

Rothwell Unit: Median price $329,500, Annual capital growth 0.95%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $340

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

Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Rothwell, 4022 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 2.50%.

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.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -3.94% to buyers in Rothwell at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Using the current median advertised rental of $390 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.57%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.95%

Rothwell has had a pretty good year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of 2.97% to date .

Across a shorter period, Rothwell, 4022 has seen a median price increase of 1.38% over the last quarter.

At number 276th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Rothwell is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in Rothwell have been waiting around 83.3 days to sell a property.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4080 per annum or $340 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$410,000 $329,500
-0.49% 1.38%
2.50% 2.97%
2.57% 0.95%
$390 $340
86 23
4.95% 5.37%
54.28 83.3

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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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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