Suburb Profile Report for East Mackay QLD (4740)

East Mackay House: Median price $370,000, Annual capital growth 0.01%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $320

East Mackay Unit: Median price $357,500, Annual capital growth 4.79%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $223

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in East Mackay 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 -5.73%

Comparing East Mackay,4740 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

The most recent median price for East Mackay is $370000, with sellers offering an average of -14.13% off the asking price.

Property value increases in East Mackay have tracked lower than the QLD average of 0.77% over the last 12 months.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, East Mackay comes in at number 257th in QLD.

Using the current median advertised rental of $222.5 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 4.79%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 3.24%

HOUSE UNIT
$370,000 $357,500
-1.99% -2.05%
-5.73% -20.56%
0.01% 4.79%
$320 $223
37 10
4.50% 3.24%
95.63 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Poor (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3636
Median household income ($/weekly) 1520
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 416 11.4
    25-34 years 470 12.9
    35-44 years 555 15.3
    45-54 years 525 14.4
    55-64 years 419 11.5
    Others 1251 34.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1121 45.6
    Not Married 1036 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 301 12.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2901 86.8
    Papua New Guinea 88 2.6
    Philippines 51 1.5
    United Kingdom 108 3.2
    Other 60 1.8
    Others 136 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 21 0.7
    Christianity 2475 78.4
    Islam 15 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 10 0.3
    No Religion 629 19.9
    Others 8 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 93 8.4
    $1,000-$1,249 99 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 159 14.3
    $2,000-$2,499 106 9.6
    $2,500-$2,999 113 10.2
    Others 539 48.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1307 46.9
    Not in the labour force 860 30.9
    Employed, worked part-time 432 15.5
    Employed, away from work 128 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 2.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 299 16.0
    Technicians & trades workers 398 21.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 241 12.9
    Machinery operators & drivers 207 11.1
    Labourers 187 10.0
    Others 535 28.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 27 4.2
    Infants/Primary 263 41.0
    Secondary 188 29.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 62 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 94 14.7
    Others 7 1.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2539 81.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 492 15.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 88 2.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 10 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 448 35.1
    Rented 441 34.6
    Fully owned 370 29.0
    Other tenure type 17 1.3
    Tenure Type
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