Suburb Profile Report for Rochester VIC (3561)

Rochester House: Median price $230,000, Annual capital growth 2.84%, Number of sales 51, Weekly median advertised rent $270

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Investment property in Rochester has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -9.80%

Across a shorter period, Rochester, 3561 has seen a median price increase of -1.08% over the last quarter.

At number 40th of VIC’s most discounted properties, Rochester is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Rochester the average time real estate has been on the market is 162.35 days.

With the median price for a house in Rochester being $230000 and the advertised rent reaching $270 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 6.10%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$230,000 N/A
-1.08% N/A
-9.80% N/A
2.84% N/A
$270 N/A
51 N/A
6.10% N/A
162.35 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3135
Median household income ($/weekly) 876
Median age of persons 47
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1083
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 396 12.6
    35-44 years 322 10.3
    45-54 years 463 14.8
    55-64 years 445 14.2
    65-74 years 403 12.9
    Others 1105 35.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1227 53.5
    Not Married 890 38.8
    Defacto Relationship 176 7.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2768 94.1
    Japan 10 0.3
    Papua New Guinea 16 0.5
    United Kingdom 67 2.3
    Other 17 0.6
    Others 62 2.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 11 0.4
    Christianity 2139 76.9
    Islam 13 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 9 0.3
    No Religion 601 21.6
    Others 9 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 117 10.8
    $400-$599 181 16.6
    $600-$799 125 11.5
    $800-$999 133 12.2
    $1,500-$1,999 147 13.5
    Others 385 35.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1109 45.4
    Employed, worked full-time 788 32.2
    Employed, worked part-time 391 16.0
    Employed, away from work 106 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 50 2.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 228 17.7
    Professionals 147 11.4
    Technicians & trades workers 193 15.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 142 11.0
    Labourers 187 14.5
    Others 390 30.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 31 5.1
    Infants/Primary 249 41.3
    Secondary 224 37.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 62 10.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 22 3.6
    Others 15 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2723 94.9
    Flat, unit or apartment 114 4.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 15 0.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 11 0.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 6 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 588 49.5
    Being purchased 365 30.7
    Rented 228 19.2
    Other tenure type 8 0.7
    Tenure Type
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