Suburb Profile Report for Rapid Creek NT (0810)

Rapid Creek House: Median price $630,000, Annual capital growth 2.61%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $525

Rapid Creek Unit: Median price $360,000, Annual capital growth 3.25%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $320

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

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Rapid Creek, 0810 ranked 36th in NT when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Rapid Creek is one of 124 in our list for NT

While Rapid Creek,0810 ranked number 9th in NT for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 14th over the last 5 years.

In the last year 25 properties changed hands in Rapid Creek, which puts it as the 20th most active market in NT when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 9.05km from the CBD, Rapid Creek is one of Darwin (C) localities in the postcode 0810.

At number 152th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Rapid Creek, 0810 is in the top 20% with a property value increase of 12.50% recorded in median house prices.

Rapid Creek,0810 was ranked 246 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -10.07% to buyers in Rapid Creek at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of NT.

Rapid Creek is 17th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in NT with a 4.62% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$630,000 $360,000
4.56% 3.60%
-5.26% 12.50%
2.61% 3.25%
$525 $320
25 25
4.33% 4.62%
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Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3267
Median household income ($/weekly) 1724
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1885
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 325 9.9
    25-34 years 661 20.2
    35-44 years 554 17.0
    45-54 years 448 13.7
    55-64 years 381 11.7
    Others 899 27.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 972 46.3
    Registered Married 785 37.4
    Defacto Relationship 343 16.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1972 72.4
    Papua New Guinea 71 2.6
    Philippines 57 2.1
    United Kingdom 154 5.7
    Other 155 5.7
    Others 313 11.5
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 79 3.1
    Christianity 1420 54.8
    Hinduism 49 1.9
    Islam 52 2.0
    No Religion 952 36.8
    Others 38 1.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 88 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 136 14.1
    $2,000-$2,499 108 11.2
    $2,500-$2,999 97 10.0
    $3,000-$3,499 96 9.9
    Others 441 45.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1222 54.3
    Not in the labour force 458 20.3
    Employed, worked part-time 405 18.0
    Employed, away from work 107 4.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 2.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 212 12.2
    Professionals 569 32.8
    Technicians & trades workers 209 12.0
    Community & personal service workers 195 11.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 228 13.1
    Others 322 18.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 43 6.9
    Infants/Primary 190 30.5
    Secondary 141 22.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 45 7.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 177 28.5
    Others 26 4.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1542 56.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 625 23.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 544 20.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 8 0.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 561 51.9
    Being purchased 301 27.9
    Fully owned 211 19.5
    Other tenure type 7 0.6
    Tenure Type
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