Suburb Profile Report for West Rockhampton QLD (4700)

West Rockhampton House: Median price $280,000, Annual capital growth 10.83%, Number of sales 59, Weekly median advertised rent $350

West Rockhampton Unit: Median price $240,000, Annual capital growth 16.94%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $0

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales
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Source: Monthly data update for Jan 2022 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Oct 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 West Rockhampton, 4700 should be relatively pleased 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 20.00%

A 34.23% growth in median value for property investors in West Rockhampton,4700 puts this suburb at number 539th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.47% to buyers in West Rockhampton at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Property value increases in West Rockhampton have tracked higher than the QLD average of 14.15% over the last 12 months.

Across a shorter period, West Rockhampton, 4700 has seen a median price increase of 4.35% over the last quarter.

The most recent median price for West Rockhampton is $240000, with sellers offering an average of 0.00% off the asking price.

Situated 520.12km from the CBD, West Rockhampton is one of Rockhampton (R) localities in the postcode 4700.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$280,000 $240,000
4.35% 4.35%
20.00% 42.57%
10.83% 16.94%
$350 $0
59 13
3.03% 0.00%
27.6973684210526 0

Source: Monthly data update for Jan 2022 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Oct 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1810
Median household income ($/weekly) 1045
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1400
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 250 13.8
    25-34 years 221 12.2
    35-44 years 228 12.6
    45-54 years 218 12.0
    55-64 years 171 9.4
    Others 723 39.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 563 46.1
    Registered Married 530 43.4
    Defacto Relationship 128 10.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1485 92.1
    Papua New Guinea 16 1.0
    Philippines 10 0.6
    United Kingdom 25 1.5
    Other 35 2.2
    Others 42 2.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1235 79.7
    No Religion 287 18.5
    Hinduism 11 0.7
    Buddhism 8 0.5
    Islam 8 0.5
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 53 9.6
    $400-$599 81 14.7
    $600-$799 64 11.6
    $1,250-$1,499 55 10.0
    $1,500-$1,999 76 13.8
    Others 223 40.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 501 38.3
    Employed, worked full-time 500 38.3
    Employed, worked part-time 191 14.6
    Employed, away from work 70 5.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 45 3.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 109 14.3
    Technicians & trades workers 143 18.8
    Community & personal service workers 101 13.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 97 12.7
    Labourers 104 13.6
    Others 208 27.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 15 4.6
    Infants/Primary 127 38.6
    Secondary 102 31.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 38 11.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 40 12.2
    Others 7 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1525 95.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 46 2.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 19 1.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 230 36.6
    Rented 207 33.0
    Being purchased 188 29.9
    Other tenure type 3 0.5
    Tenure Type
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