Suburb Profile Report for Mcdowall QLD (4053)

Mcdowall House: Median price $592,500, Annual capital growth 3.73%, Number of sales 90, Weekly median advertised rent $495

Mcdowall Unit: Median price $400,000, Annual capital growth 4.26%, Number of sales 11, Weekly median advertised rent $390

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Mcdowall has had a quite poor year for property investment returns compared to the rest of QLD, giving investors a capital gain of -1.25% to date .

Comparing Mcdowall,4053 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

Mcdowall, 4053 is offering QLD ‘s 735th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the bottom 10% of discounts offered by this QLD.

A $495 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.34%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 3.73%.

Property investors who have had real estate in Mcdowall, 4053 should be unhappy with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -13.75%

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

Mcdowall, 4053’s gross rental yield is 5.07%

HOUSE UNIT
$592,500 $400,000
-4.28% -13.04%
-1.25% -13.75%
3.73% 4.26%
$495 $390
90 11
4.34% 5.07%
50.8 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 6818
Median household income ($/weekly) 1938
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1010 14.8
    25-34 years 717 10.5
    35-44 years 1047 15.4
    45-54 years 1080 15.8
    55-64 years 873 12.8
    Others 2089 30.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 3039 59.7
    Not Married 1694 33.3
    Defacto Relationship 361 7.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5347 80.0
    Papua New Guinea 176 2.6
    South Africa 101 1.5
    United Kingdom 262 3.9
    Other 202 3.0
    Others 598 8.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 80 1.2
    Christianity 5117 79.3
    Hinduism 64 1.0
    Islam 35 0.5
    No Religion 1120 17.4
    Others 34 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 171 8.1
    $1,500-$1,999 318 15.1
    $2,000-$2,499 282 13.4
    $2,500-$2,999 300 14.2
    $3,000-$3,499 188 8.9
    Others 847 40.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2390 45.5
    Not in the labour force 1347 25.6
    Employed, worked part-time 1181 22.5
    Employed, away from work 215 4.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 121 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 539 14.2
    Professionals 1006 26.6
    Technicians & trades workers 418 11.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 691 18.2
    Sales 405 10.7
    Others 729 19.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 87 5.0
    Infants/Primary 713 40.7
    Secondary 468 26.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 110 6.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 338 19.3
    Others 37 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6255 94.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 305 4.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 62 0.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 4 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 995 43.3
    Fully owned 884 38.5
    Rented 414 18.0
    Other tenure type 3 0.1
    Tenure Type
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