Suburb Profile Report for Wurtulla QLD (4575)

Wurtulla House: Median price $537,500, Annual capital growth 4.15%, Number of sales 129, Weekly median advertised rent $460

Wurtulla Unit: Median price $345,000, Annual capital growth 2.99%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $408

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of 0.47% for the last year, Wurtulla, 4575 is the 2909th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Wurtulla,4575 has racked up an average of 0.47% over the period. This ranks it number 1651th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

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 Wurtulla, 4575. Typically our figures indicate that -4.49% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 2883th most discounted overall in Australia.

In the last year 129 properties changed hands in Wurtulla, which puts it as the 163th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Situated 79.64km from the CBD, Wurtulla is one of Sunshine Coast localities in the postcode 4575.

Over the last year, property investments in Wurtulla, 4575 have given investors a capital gain of -9.92%. This compares very badly with the 0.65% for QLD as a whole.

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

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -4.75% to buyers in Wurtulla at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

In the last year 27 properties changed hands in Wurtulla, which puts it as the 267th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Wurtulla, 4575’s gross rental yield is 6.14%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$537,500 $345,000
2.38% -1.43%
0.47% -9.92%
4.15% 2.99%
$460 $408
129 27
4.45% 6.14%
54.49 67.15

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 5586
Median household income ($/weekly) 1028
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1846
Average household size 2.6
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 744 13.3
    25-34 years 626 11.2
    35-44 years 738 13.2
    45-54 years 782 14.0
    55-64 years 622 11.1
    Others 2075 37.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2156 52.2
    Not Married 1501 36.3
    Defacto Relationship 475 11.5
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4576 85.4
    Greece 33 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 227 4.2
    United Kingdom 271 5.1
    Other 80 1.5
    Others 169 3.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 58 1.1
    Christianity 3675 71.4
    Hinduism 8 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 13 0.3
    No Religion 1384 26.9
    Others 11 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 245 13.2
    $600-$799 235 12.6
    $800-$999 192 10.3
    $1,000-$1,249 162 8.7
    $1,500-$1,999 250 13.4
    Others 777 41.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1671 38.9
    Employed, worked full-time 1374 32.0
    Employed, worked part-time 909 21.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 192 4.5
    Employed, away from work 153 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 270 11.1
    Professionals 405 16.6
    Technicians & trades workers 435 17.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 340 13.9
    Sales 314 12.9
    Others 674 27.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 68 5.9
    Infants/Primary 482 42.2
    Secondary 331 29.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 78 6.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 149 13.0
    Others 35 3.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4999 93.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 332 6.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 9 0.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 768 37.6
    Being purchased 679 33.3
    Rented 590 28.9
    Other tenure type 5 0.2
    Tenure Type
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