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 22 recorded House sales within the last 12 month

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

Suburb Growth
+30.9%
Current Median Price: $180000
Previous Median Price: $137500

Based on 42 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

291 BOLSOVER STREET

$260 pw

392m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

5/260 QUAY STREET

$400. p.w.

1639m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

19B NORTH STREET

$260.00 Per Week

253m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

46 ALBERT STREET

$320

515m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 2

90 CAMPBELL STREET

$300.00

496m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 2

2/124 GEORGE LANE

$320 per week

378m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 2

132 CAMPBELL STREET

$300 per week

612m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 2

44 DERBY STREET

$340 per week

353m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

3/140 QUARRY STREET

$300 per week

200m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

156 KENT STREET

$200 pw

506m2

  • 1
  • 1
  • 1

Median Weekly Rents

House

Suburb Sale Price Growth
30.9%
Current Median Price: $180,000 Previous Median Price: $137,500

Based on 42 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
7.2%
Current Median Price: $180,000 Current Median Rent: $250

Based on 87 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Unit

Suburb Sale Price Growth
-14.6%
Current Median Price: $360,000 Previous Median Price: $421,754

Based on 51 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
4.2%
Current Median Price: $360,000 Current Median Rent: $290

Based on 50 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Recently Sold Properties

113 STANLEY STREET STREET

*$110,000

488m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

2 VICTORIA PARADE

*$670,000

1987m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 2

1 EAST STREET

$275,000

65m2

  • 1
  • 1
  • 1

1 EAST STREET

$275,000

88m2

4/49 BOLSOVER STREET

$176,000

97m2

707/2 VICTORIA PARADE

$670,000

166m2

1 EAST STREET

$840,000

194m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 2

903/48 VICTORIA PARADE

$420,000

100m2

2 VICTORIA PARADE

$360,000

128m2

  • 2
  • 2
  • 1

260 QUAY STREET

*$230,000

1639m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
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