Suburb Profile Report for Taigum QLD (4018)

Taigum House: Median price $533,000, Annual capital growth 3.61%, Number of sales 63, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Taigum Unit: Median price $329,500, Annual capital growth 2.72%, Number of sales 68, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
  • Median price
  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Taigum has done not badly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 11.62%

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Taigum comes in at number 256th in QLD.

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in Taigum, 4018. Typically our figures indicate that -4.14% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 2858th most discounted overall in Australia.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 5.25 sales per month, which equates to 63 per year.

With the median price for a house in Taigum being $533000 and the advertised rent reaching $450 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.39%

Property value increases in Taigum have tracked lower than the QLD average of 0.29% over the last 12 months.

While Taigum,4018 ranked number 194th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 178th over the last 5 years.

Vendor discounting in Taigum is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -3.86%. This puts suburb at number 272th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $4560 per annum or $380 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$533,000 $329,500
4.51% -0.30%
11.62% -10.46%
3.61% 2.72%
$450 $380
63 68
4.39% 6.00%
61.82 65.4

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5618
Median household income ($/weekly) 1164
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 566 10.1
    25-34 years 816 14.5
    35-44 years 773 13.8
    45-54 years 710 12.6
    55-64 years 610 10.9
    Others 2144 38.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1943 46.0
    Not Married 1873 44.4
    Defacto Relationship 405 9.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3702 69.0
    Papua New Guinea 291 5.4
    Philippines 213 4.0
    United Kingdom 263 4.9
    Other 212 3.9
    Others 688 12.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 84 1.6
    Christianity 3849 74.0
    Hinduism 115 2.2
    Other Religious Groups 108 2.1
    No Religion 979 18.8
    Others 69 1.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 225 11.0
    $600-$799 202 9.9
    $800-$999 201 9.9
    $1,500-$1,999 265 13.0
    $2,000-$2,499 219 10.8
    Others 925 45.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1841 40.9
    Not in the labour force 1640 36.4
    Employed, worked part-time 722 16.0
    Employed, away from work 165 3.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 135 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 278 10.2
    Professionals 539 19.8
    Technicians & trades workers 335 12.3
    Community & personal service workers 299 11.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 518 19.0
    Others 755 27.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 60 5.6
    Infants/Primary 365 34.2
    Secondary 275 25.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 101 9.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 218 20.4
    Others 49 4.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3160 60.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 1173 22.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 752 14.4
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 126 2.4
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 721 33.1
    Rented 716 32.9
    Fully owned 684 31.4
    Other tenure type 57 2.6
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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