Suburb Profile Report for Newtown QLD (4350)

Newtown House: Median price $310,000, Annual capital growth 4.61%, Number of sales 204, Weekly median advertised rent $295

Newtown Unit: Median price $282,500, Annual capital growth 4.61%, Number of sales 52, Weekly median advertised rent $275

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of -1.59% for the last year, Newtown, 4350 is the 3025th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Newtown,4350 was ranked 1660 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Newtown4350 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.31% to property investors. Newtown itself is showing figures that indicate -7.02% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $295 mark per week – giving a return of 4.95% based on the median price in Suburb

Newtown, 4350 ranked 261th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Newtown is one of 2415 in our list for QLD

The five-year average increase in median property values for Newtown,4350 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 17.46% across each of those five years.

Property buyers and investors in Newtown 4350 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -5.82% . This means that Newtown is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

Residents and property investors in Newtown have been waiting around 125.68 days to sell a property.

With the median price for a house in Newtown being $282500 and the advertised rent reaching $275 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.06%

HOUSE UNIT
$310,000 $282,500
1.64% -5.68%
-1.59% -2.42%
4.61% 4.61%
$295 $275
204 52
4.95% 5.06%
85.31 125.68

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 9564
Median household income ($/weekly) 894
Median age of persons 33
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1354
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1136 11.9
    25-34 years 1414 14.8
    35-44 years 1092 11.4
    45-54 years 1192 12.5
    55-64 years 975 10.2
    Others 3755 39.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 3450 49.8
    Registered Married 2680 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 795 11.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 8145 89.3
    Papua New Guinea 127 1.4
    Philippines 53 0.6
    United Kingdom 199 2.2
    Other 233 2.6
    Others 363 4.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 132 1.5
    Christianity 6835 78.4
    Hinduism 28 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 60 0.7
    No Religion 1637 18.8
    Others 28 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 391 11.0
    $400-$599 514 14.5
    $600-$799 463 13.0
    $800-$999 399 11.2
    $1,000-$1,249 397 11.2
    Others 1387 39.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2731 37.2
    Not in the labour force 2713 37.0
    Employed, worked part-time 1302 17.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 298 4.1
    Employed, away from work 292 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 609 14.1
    Technicians & trades workers 742 17.2
    Community & personal service workers 516 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 585 13.5
    Labourers 738 17.1
    Others 1136 26.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 92 4.5
    Infants/Primary 704 34.5
    Secondary 645 31.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 207 10.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 334 16.4
    Others 59 2.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 7423 83.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 988 11.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 446 5.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 11 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1635 42.8
    Being purchased 1150 30.1
    Fully owned 1022 26.7
    Other tenure type 16 0.4
    Tenure Type
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