Suburb Profile Report for South Toowoomba QLD (4350)

South Toowoomba House: Median price $344,750, Annual capital growth 4.98%, Number of sales 128, Weekly median advertised rent $295

South Toowoomba Unit: Median price $322,500, Annual capital growth 6.72%, Number of sales 48, Weekly median advertised rent $275

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 2179th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, South Toowoomba, 4350 is in the BOTTOM 50% with a property value increase of 4.08% recorded in median house prices.

While South Toowoomba,4350 ranked number 269th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 116th over the last 5 years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that South Toowoomba is offering property investors an average of -7.32. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 618th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

With the median price for a house in South Toowoomba being $344750 and the advertised rent reaching $295 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.45%

Investment property in South Toowoomba has done around average for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 2.38%

South Toowoomba,4350 has offered an average of 2.38% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

South Toowoomba, 4350 is offering QLD ‘s 89th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this QLD.

In the last year 48 properties changed hands in South Toowoomba, which puts it as the 182th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

A $275 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.43%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 6.72%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$344,750 $322,500
1.55% -1.98%
4.08% 2.38%
4.98% 6.72%
$295 $275
128 48
4.45% 4.43%
51.63 106.5

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5224
Median household income ($/weekly) 934
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1430
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 643 12.3
    25-34 years 755 14.4
    35-44 years 681 13.0
    45-54 years 685 13.1
    55-64 years 538 10.3
    Others 1924 36.8
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1799 49.3
    Registered Married 1436 39.3
    Defacto Relationship 417 11.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4419 89.5
    Papua New Guinea 72 1.5
    Philippines 30 0.6
    United Kingdom 134 2.7
    Other 135 2.7
    Others 149 3.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 47 1.0
    Christianity 3573 74.9
    Islam 33 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 40 0.8
    No Religion 1058 22.2
    Others 17 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 199 10.2
    $400-$599 261 13.4
    $600-$799 255 13.1
    $1,000-$1,249 209 10.7
    $1,500-$1,999 218 11.2
    Others 809 41.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1505 37.9
    Not in the labour force 1407 35.4
    Employed, worked part-time 734 18.5
    Employed, away from work 176 4.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 152 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 479 19.8
    Technicians & trades workers 363 15.0
    Community & personal service workers 286 11.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 337 14.0
    Labourers 327 13.5
    Others 622 25.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 53 4.5
    Infants/Primary 416 35.2
    Secondary 322 27.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 102 8.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 255 21.6
    Others 35 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3881 82.5
    Flat, unit or apartment 494 10.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 329 7.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 890 42.9
    Being purchased 667 32.1
    Fully owned 507 24.4
    Other tenure type 12 0.6
    Tenure Type
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