Suburb Profile Report for South Toowoomba QLD (4350)

South Toowoomba House: Median price $332,000, Annual capital growth 4.42%, Number of sales 128, Weekly median advertised rent $300

South Toowoomba Unit: Median price $322,500, Annual capital growth 6.67%, Number of sales 38, Weekly median advertised rent $280

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in South Toowoomba has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -3.07%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, South Toowoomba has given property investors a paper return of -2.64%. This puts Suburb as 731 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs 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 South Toowoomba, 4350. Typically our figures indicate that -4.89% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 2598th most discounted overall in Australia.

Using the current median advertised rental of $300 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.42%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.70%

South Toowoomba is an average performer in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. South Toowoomba gave property investors a average capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -0.62%.

A 55.80% growth in median value for property investors in South Toowoomba,4350 puts this suburb at number 266th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

At number 90th of QLD’s most discounted properties, South Toowoomba is in the bottom 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Situated 50.52km from the CBD, South Toowoomba is one of Toowoomba localities in the postcode 4350.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$332,000 $322,500
-2.64% -1.98%
-3.07% -0.62%
4.42% 6.67%
$300 $280
128 38
4.70% 4.51%
54.94 102.12

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Above average (H)
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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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