Suburb Profile Report for Newtown QLD (4305)

Newtown House: Median price $370,000, Annual capital growth 1.29%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $318

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
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Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Newtown, 4305 have given investors a capital gain of 9.63%. This compares very favourably with the 2.25% for QLD as a whole.

Over the longer term, Newtown has seen property prices show investors a 8.82% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Newtown is offering property investors an average of -5.34. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 406th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

In the last year 35 properties changed hands in Newtown, which puts it as the 551th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

The QLD suburb of Newtown, 4305 is in the Ipswich (C) local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$370,000 N/A
2.23% N/A
9.63% N/A
1.29% N/A
$318 N/A
35 N/A
4.46% N/A
76 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1453
Median household income ($/weekly) 1257
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1712
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 198 13.6
    25-34 years 200 13.8
    35-44 years 230 15.8
    45-54 years 228 15.7
    55-64 years 134 9.2
    Others 464 31.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 484 46.1
    Not Married 448 42.7
    Defacto Relationship 118 11.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1246 88.2
    Indonesia 6 0.4
    Papua New Guinea 50 3.5
    United Kingdom 65 4.6
    Other 16 1.1
    Others 30 2.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 19 1.4
    Christianity 943 70.3
    Hinduism 6 0.4
    Islam 3 0.2
    No Religion 368 27.4
    Others 3 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $600-$799 58 11.6
    $800-$999 51 10.2
    $1,250-$1,499 51 10.2
    $1,500-$1,999 70 14.1
    $2,000-$2,499 51 10.2
    Others 217 43.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 428 38.5
    Not in the labour force 385 34.7
    Employed, worked part-time 201 18.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 54 4.9
    Employed, away from work 43 3.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 137 20.4
    Technicians & trades workers 96 14.3
    Community & personal service workers 80 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 92 13.7
    Labourers 92 13.7
    Others 175 26.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 21 6.2
    Infants/Primary 139 41.1
    Secondary 86 25.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 29 8.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 54 16.0
    Others 9 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1336 96.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 30 2.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 19 1.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 216 40.8
    Rented 171 32.3
    Fully owned 143 27.0
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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