LLT Accountants Serving The Rocks
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The Rocks History
Inhabited by more than 19 aboriginal clans prior to European settlement in 1788, The Rocks has rich historical background. Located about 1 km from Sydney city centre on the southern shore of Sydney Harbour, the suburb is today an urban and historic precinct popular with tourists.
The Rocks had many of its historic buildings demolished in the 1900s when the Sydney Harbour Bridge was built and the areas around the suburb and Darling Harbour were developed. The proximity to Circular Quay and the amazing view to Harbour Bridge makes the suburb very popular.
The population of The Rocks is about 683 of which the median age is 40 years as against the national average of 37 years. The main ancestries of residents are Australian, English and Americans. Most of the residents hold white collar jobs such as professionals (49%), managers (23%) and administrative workers (12%). Mean weekly salary of residents is $1,091 for individuals and $2,874 for families.
Near to The Rocks is the Circular Quay train station. From the suburb a lot of buses travel through the CBD along Elizabeth Street or George Street. The ferry wharf is located nearby. Besides buses, trains and ferries, cars are a popular mode of transport. Because of its proximity, many residents walk to the city.
Centres of Commerce
Large shopping centres in the city centre serve the daily needs of residents. Because the Rocks is located near to Sydney Opera House it is very convenient for residents who are performing arts lovers.
Spending a day visiting The Rocks is a great experience, whether it is having a picnic under the Harbour Bridge or visiting an art gallery or museum.
Markets at the malls, fashion stores, souvenirs and numerous restaurants, all within close proximity are a boon for visitors.
About 83% of the suburb’s dwellings are flats, units or apartments, 10% are semi-detached and terrace houses and 1% are detached houses.
Median House Price N.A. $ 1.01m
Rent Per Week N.A. $ 1,300
Rental yield N.A. 6.7%