Suburb Profile Report for Newtown QLD (4350)

Newtown House: Median price $305,000, Annual capital growth 4.48%, Number of sales 220, Weekly median advertised rent $300

Newtown Unit: Median price $298,500, Annual capital growth 5.38%, Number of sales 63, Weekly median advertised rent $275

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in Newtown have tracked just lower than the QLD average of 1.98% over the last 12 months.

Newtown,4350 has offered an average of -3.48% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Newtown, 4350 is offering QLD ‘s 371th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the middle of discounts offered by this QLD.

QLD has seen average median house prices change by 0.77% which means that Newtown, 4350 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 10.56% over the last year

The five-year average increase in median property values for Newtown,4350 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 30.07% across each of those five years.

Property buyers and investors in Newtown 4350 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -6.45% . This means that Newtown is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

Newtown is 289th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.79% return

HOUSE UNIT
$305,000 $298,500
0.00% 0.34%
-3.48% 10.56%
4.48% 5.38%
$300 $275
220 63
5.11% 4.79%
81.85 130.2

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Balanced (H)
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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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