Rockhampton

Rockhampton, or ‘Rocky’, is one or the large cities in Queensland, beautifully located on Fitzroy River. Its over 80,000 inhabitants enjoy over 300 days of sun per year, which also makes the place attractive for tourists and backpackers travelling up and down the coast.   

Rockhampton offers affordable living and great lifestyle in the same package. You have access to all you need in this mid-sized town, including excellent restaurants and cafes, gyms and sport clubs, clean and safe streets, and a great neighbourhood spirit.

It’s the perfect town to move to with kids, since you have high quality kindergarten and schools to choose from. The town still have very affordable prices, which makes it a popular choice for younger couples as well as working professionals.

Median Sale Price
$180 k
Based on 21 recorded House sales within the last 12 month

Based on a rolling 12 month period and may differ from calendar year statistics

Suburb Growth
+37.4%
Current Median Price: $180000
Previous Median Price: $131000

Based on 39 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Sales Statistics (Houses)

Demographics

116 Single Parent Families 31%
17 Other Familes 5%
143 Couples Without Children 38%
99 Couples With Children 26%

Work

Being the major city in the region, Rockhampton have many business in need of labour. You will find work opportunities in diverse business verticals, making it a safe bet for people moving here. If your work requires domestic travelling, you have easy access to Rockhampton Airport, with direct flights to Brisbane, Townsville, Cairns, Mackay, and Gold Coast.

Household Income - Weekly

Employment

Method of Travel to Work (2016)

  • Train
    0(0)%
  • Bus
    3(0)%
  • ferry
    0(0)%
  • Tram( other light rail) ()%
  • Car
    ()%
  • Moterbike/Truck
    ()%
  • Bicycle
    13(2)%
  • Walked Only
    ()%
  • Other 10(1)%

Properties For Rent

187 CAMPBELL STREET

$220.00 per week

253m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

115 DENISON STREET

$270.00

228m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

4/27 GEORGE STREET

$210.00 per week

1103m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 2

287 ALMA STREET

$160 per week

313m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

4/157 MURRAY STREET

$350

141m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

304/58 VICTORIA PARADE

$435 per week

3280m2

  • 2
  • 2
  • 1

1/120 DENISON STREET

$150 per week

759m2

  • 1
  • 1
  • 1

341 -351 DEAN STREET

Over 55s Rental Community

0m2

  • 1
  • 1
  • 0

902/1 EAST STREET

$625 per week

2840m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 2

308 BOLSOVER STREET

$190 per week

828m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

Median Weekly Rents

House

Suburb Sale Price Growth
37.4%
Current Median Price: $180,000 Previous Median Price: $131,000

Based on 39 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
6.9%
Current Median Price: $180,000 Current Median Rent: $238

Based on 76 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Unit

Suburb Sale Price Growth
-9.4%
Current Median Price: $360,000 Previous Median Price: $397,500

Based on 45 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
3.4%
Current Median Price: $360,000 Current Median Rent: $235

Based on 46 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Recently Sold Properties

2 VICTORIA PARADE

*$512,000

1987m2

  • 2
  • 2
  • 2

163 KENT STREET

*$90,000

828m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

14 GEORGE STREET

$310,000

738m2

271 DENISON STREET

*$130,000

405m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

2 VICTORIA PARADE

$512,000

124m2

2/171 BOLSOVER STREET

$112,000

80m2

101/102 VICTORIA PARADE

$470,000

250m2

  • 2
  • 2
  • 2

1 EAST STREET

$815,000

193m2

175 GEORGE STREET

$89,000

390m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

9/11 COTTESLOE DRIVE

$349,000

1m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1
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