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 27 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 45 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

59 ALMA STREET

$220 per week

339m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

174 DENISON LANE

$175 $175

207m2

  • 2
  • 1

2/104 DENISON STREET

$165 $165

1012m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

4/157 MURRAY STREET

$380

141m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

92 CAMPBELL LANE

$200 pw

460m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

287 ALMA STREET

$160 $160

313m2

  • 1
  • 1
  • 1

18 ALMA STREET

$180 per week

506m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

3/214 CAMPBELL STREET

$250 per week

1012m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

177 GEORGE STREET

$265

593m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

224 CAMPBELL STREET

$230

674m2

  • 4
  • 1
  • 3

Median Weekly Rents

House

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

Based on 45 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 110 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Unit

Suburb Sale Price Growth
-15.0%
Current Median Price: $349,000 Previous Median Price: $410,754

Based on 54 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
5.2%
Current Median Price: $349,000 Current Median Rent: $350

Based on 53 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Recently Sold Properties

33 NORTH STREET

$160,000

313m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

1 EAST STREET

$300,000

64m2

175 KENT STREET

$158,000

253m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 2

113 STANLEY STREET

$110,000

488m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

11/260 QUAY STREET

$205,000

115m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

1 DENISON STREET

$30,000

491m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 1

291 BOLSOVER STREET

$139,000

392m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

233 MURRAY STREET

$259,000

1032m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 5

2 VICTORIA PARADE

*$670,000

1987m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 2

131 MURRAY STREET

$300,000

270m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
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