Suburb Profile Report for West Rockhampton QLD (4700)

West Rockhampton House: Median price $218,000, Annual capital growth -1.66%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $270

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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West Rockhampton is in the bottom 40% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. West Rockhampton gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -0.97%.

While West Rockhampton,4700 ranked number 685th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 740th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in West Rockhampton is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -10.14%. This puts suburb at number 74th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$218,000 N/A
-2.02% N/A
-0.97% N/A
-1.66% N/A
$270 N/A
26 N/A
6.44% N/A
179.11 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (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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