Suburb Profile Report for Newtown QLD (4350)

Newtown House: Median price $327,500, Annual capital growth 2.58%, Number of sales 279, Weekly median advertised rent $330

Newtown Unit: Median price $260,000, Annual capital growth 1.81%, Number of sales 64, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Property investors who have had real estate in Newtown, 4350 should be relatively unhappy with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 7.18%

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Newtown,4350 has racked up an average of 7.18% over the period. This ranks it number 3176th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property buyers and investors in Newtown 4350 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.60% . This means that Newtown is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 23.25 sales per month, which equates to 279 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $330 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 2.58%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.24%

Newtown, 4350 ranked 196th 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

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Newtown comes in at number 97th in QLD.

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 -5.52% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 182th most discounted overall in Australia.

At number 1317 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Newtown is in the bottom 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 89.1087 for properties listed there.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$327,500 $260,000
5.31% 0.00%
7.18% 6.12%
2.58% 1.81%
$330 $290
279 64
5.24% 5.80%
50.3981481481482 89.1086956521739

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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