Thornton

Thornton is the perfect suburb for young couples and families with children. It's a safe and pleasant neighbourhood with lots of green parks, schools, childcare and medical facilities.

When you talk to people living in Thornton, the one thing that most people appreciate is the great neighbourhood spirit. People living here work hard and appreciate and respect each other, which has made it a popular region to move to in recent years. Houses are generally large, yet prices are still affordable.

The region offers lots of sporting activities such as fishing, motor cross, golf and hiking. You can easily access shopping close by, or take a 30 minutes' trip to go to Newcastle if you wish.

Median Sale Price
$515 k
Based on 158 recorded House sales within the last 12 month

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

Suburb Growth
+3.8%
Current Median Price: $515000
Previous Median Price: $496000

Based on 404 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Sales Statistics (Houses)

Demographics

345 Single Parent Families 15%
27 Other Familes 1%
776 Couples Without Children 33%
1202 Couples With Children 51%

Work

Residents of Thornton have the option to work locally or commute to Newcastle thanks to the freeway in less than 30 minutes. If you're a student or teacher you have easy access to University of Newcastle in only 15 minutes, which makes Thornton a great choice for students as well.

Household Income - Weekly

Employment

Method of Travel to Work (2016)

  • Train
    30(1)%
  • Bus
    17(0)%
  • ferry
    0(0)%
  • Tram( other light rail) ()%
  • Car
    ()%
  • Moterbike/Truck
    ()%
  • Bicycle
    6(0)%
  • Walked Only
    ()%
  • Other 20(0)%

Properties For Rent

2/9 CAMBRIDGE STREET

$350.00 weekly

497m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

1/9 CAMBRIDGE STREET

$420.00 weekly

497m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

5 FIRETAIL STREET

$430.00 weekly

0m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 2

15 CAMBRIDGE STREET

$410 $410

636m2

  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

8 SANDRIDGE STREET

$440.00 per week

495m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 1

2/10 HILLGATE DRIVE

$385.00 Per Week

237m2

  • 3
  • 3
  • 1

57 BARR PROMENADE

$580 per week

491m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 2

23 BARR PROMENADE

$500 per week

472m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 2

16/50 EURIMBLA STREET

$340 per week

5262m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

33 PEPLER PLACE

$380 per week

760m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 1

Median Weekly Rents

House

Suburb Sale Price Growth
3.8%
Current Median Price: $515,000 Previous Median Price: $496,000

Based on 404 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
3.8%
Current Median Price: $515,000 Current Median Rent: $380

Based on 92 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Unit

Suburb Sale Price Growth
-5.6%
Current Median Price: $405,000 Previous Median Price: $429,000

Based on 59 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Suburb Rental Yield
3.9%
Current Median Price: $405,000 Current Median Rent: $300

Based on 18 recorded House sales compared over the last two rolling 12 month periods

Recently Sold Properties

35 SOMERSET DRIVE

*$620,000

852m2

  • 4
  • 3
  • 3

5 HOLFORD CRESCENT

*$430,000

705m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 4

24 BLAKEWELL ROAD

*$467,000

612m2

  • 3
  • 1
  • 2

3/49 KARUAH STREET

$165,000

1396m2

  • 2
  • 1
  • 1

1 BUNBURY STREET

*$408,000

749m2

  • 4
  • 1
  • 2

10 PETRIE CLOSE

*$430,000

576m2

  • 4
  • 1
  • 12

8 RIDGMONT CIRCUIT

*$545,000

450m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 2

70 GOLDEN WATTLE CRESCENT

*$535,000

560m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 2

5 CURRAWONG CLOSE

$900,000

5206m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 7

30 HOLFORD CRESCENT

$511,000

895m2

  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
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