Suburb Profile Report for Coolum Beach QLD (4573)

Coolum Beach House: Median price $581,500, Annual capital growth 3.37%, Number of sales 178, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Coolum Beach Unit: Median price $371,250, Annual capital growth 0.33%, Number of sales 156, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 7.69% for the last year, Coolum Beach, 4573 is the 1597th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Coolum Beach, 4573 has seen a median price increase of 1.57% over the last quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Coolum Beach are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -5.95% below the asking price at the moment.

Coolum Beach is an average performer in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Coolum Beach gave property investors a good capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with 3.85%.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Coolum Beach has increased when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -5.89% to buyers in Coolum Beach at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Coolum Beach, 4573’s gross rental yield is 5.04%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$581,500 $371,250
1.57% 0.88%
7.69% 3.85%
3.37% 0.33%
$460 $360
178 156
4.11% 5.04%
83.32 89.84

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 7905
Median household income ($/weekly) 1027
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1750
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1043 13.2
    25-34 years 965 12.2
    35-44 years 1236 15.6
    45-54 years 1106 14.0
    55-64 years 997 12.6
    Others 2558 32.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2547 45.4
    Not Married 2268 40.4
    Defacto Relationship 793 14.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6139 82.3
    Papua New Guinea 347 4.6
    South Africa 53 0.7
    United Kingdom 477 6.4
    Other 142 1.9
    Others 305 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 139 2.0
    Christianity 4513 64.2
    Hinduism 10 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 31 0.4
    No Religion 2332 33.2
    Others 9 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 333 12.4
    $600-$799 330 12.3
    $800-$999 280 10.4
    $1,000-$1,249 273 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 354 13.2
    Others 1122 41.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2095 34.8
    Employed, worked full-time 1997 33.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1426 23.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 276 4.6
    Employed, away from work 234 3.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 688 18.8
    Technicians & trades workers 657 18.0
    Community & personal service workers 434 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 439 12.0
    Labourers 424 11.6
    Others 1014 27.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 84 5.0
    Infants/Primary 677 40.2
    Secondary 503 29.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 148 8.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 225 13.4
    Others 48 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6029 82.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 738 10.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 480 6.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 52 0.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1150 38.9
    Being purchased 938 31.7
    Fully owned 835 28.3
    Other tenure type 32 1.1
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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