Suburb Profile Report for Newtown QLD (4350)

Newtown House: Median price $310,000, Annual capital growth 3.97%, Number of sales 187, Weekly median advertised rent $295

Newtown Unit: Median price $292,000, Annual capital growth 4.83%, Number of sales 51, Weekly median advertised rent $275

  • House
  • 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 0.00% for the last year, Newtown, 4350 is the 2949th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

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

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Newtown, 4350. Typically our figures indicate that -7.28% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 1081th most discounted overall in Australia.

Newtown, 4350’s gross rental yield is 4.95%

Property value increases in Newtown have tracked higher than the QLD average of 0.65% over the last 12 months.

Newtown,4350 has offered an average of 8.15% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

The most recent median price for Newtown is $292000, with sellers offering an average of -5.82% off the asking price.

Property investors should expect to get $275 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$310,000 $292,000
0.00% 2.01%
0.00% 8.15%
3.97% 4.83%
$295 $275
187 51
4.95% 4.90%
78.38 115.8

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (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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