Suburb Profile Report for South Toowoomba QLD (4350)

South Toowoomba House: Median price $338,500, Annual capital growth 4.29%, Number of sales 105, Weekly median advertised rent $300

South Toowoomba Unit: Median price $330,000, Annual capital growth 7.78%, Number of sales 55, Weekly median advertised rent $270

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property investors who have had real estate in South Toowoomba, 4350 should be relatively unhappy with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 2.58%

The five-year average increase in median property values for South Toowoomba,4350 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 29.82% across each of those five years.

At number 588th of QLD’s most discounted properties, South Toowoomba is in the TOP 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Using the current median advertised rental of $300 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.29%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.61%

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in South Toowoomba, 4350 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 3.94%.

A 35.94% growth in median value for property investors in South Toowoomba,4350 puts this suburb at number 156th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in South Toowoomba are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -6.53% below the asking price at the moment.

At number 1159 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, South Toowoomba is in the bottom 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 102.76 for properties listed there.

Advertised rents are around the $270 mark per week – giving a return of 4.25% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$338,500 $330,000
1.35% 0.30%
2.58% 3.94%
4.29% 7.78%
$300 $270
105 55
4.61% 4.25%
63.51 102.76

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (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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