Suburb Profile Report for Caloundra QLD (4551)

Caloundra House: Median price $537,500, Annual capital growth 1.66%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $400

Caloundra Unit: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 2.02%, Number of sales 159, Weekly median advertised rent $375

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Caloundra is in the bottom 40% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Caloundra gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 0.09%.

Over the longer term, Caloundra has seen property prices show investors a 23.99% return over the last 3 years. This is worse than over the last 12 months

Property investors looking for a bargain in Caloundra should be aiming for at least -7.43% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

At number 2787 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Caloundra is in the bottom 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 100.11 for properties listed there.

The QLD suburb of Caloundra, 4551 is in the Sunshine Coast local government area.

Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 12.18% for the last year, Caloundra, 4551 is the 395th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Caloundra,4551 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 10.81% across each of those five years.

Caloundra4551 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -5.98% to property investors. Caloundra itself is showing figures that indicate -5.80% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Advertised rents are around the $375 mark per week – giving a return of 4.76% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$537,500 $410,000
-1.38% 1.23%
0.09% 12.18%
1.66% 2.02%
$400 $375
24 159
3.87% 4.76%
100.11 118.85

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3558
Median household income ($/weekly) 710
Median age of persons 53
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1705
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 363 10.2
    45-54 years 426 12.0
    55-64 years 538 15.1
    65-74 years 479 13.5
    75-84 years 416 11.7
    Others 1336 37.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1330 50.6
    Registered Married 1061 40.3
    Defacto Relationship 239 9.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2396 76.8
    New Zealand 30 1.0
    Papua New Guinea 178 5.7
    United Kingdom 247 7.9
    Other 101 3.2
    Others 166 5.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 39 1.3
    Christianity 2206 73.6
    Islam 8 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.5
    No Religion 722 24.1
    Others 6 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 200 13.9
    $400-$599 281 19.6
    $600-$799 224 15.6
    $800-$999 167 11.6
    $1,500-$1,999 122 8.5
    Others 440 30.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1430 51.5
    Employed, worked full-time 697 25.1
    Employed, worked part-time 452 16.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 129 4.6
    Employed, away from work 70 2.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 176 14.5
    Technicians & trades workers 156 12.9
    Community & personal service workers 160 13.2
    Sales 158 13.0
    Labourers 172 14.2
    Others 392 32.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 144 32.8
    Secondary 131 29.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 49 11.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 79 18.0
    Other type of educational institution 19 4.3
    Others 17 3.9
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 1298 42.3
    Separate house 1047 34.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 654 21.3
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 52 1.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 17 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 758 49.3
    Fully owned 565 36.8
    Being purchased 201 13.1
    Other tenure type 12 0.8
    Tenure Type
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