Suburb Profile Report for North Mackay QLD (4740)

North Mackay House: Median price $240,000, Annual capital growth -2.83%, Number of sales 65, Weekly median advertised rent $250

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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  • Number of sales

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in North Mackay, 4740 have given investors a capital gain of -12.73%. This compares very badly with the 2.51% for QLD as a whole.

Across a shorter period, North Mackay, 4740 has seen a median price increase of -2.04% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in North Mackay should be aiming for at least -13.64% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Using the current median advertised rental of $250 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of -2.83%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.42%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$240,000 N/A
-2.04% N/A
-12.73% N/A
-2.83% N/A
$250 N/A
65 N/A
5.42% N/A
99.57 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 6597
Median household income ($/weekly) 1251
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1937
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 715 10.8
    25-34 years 977 14.8
    35-44 years 809 12.3
    45-54 years 874 13.2
    55-64 years 618 9.4
    Others 2604 39.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2045 44.0
    Registered Married 1899 40.8
    Defacto Relationship 706 15.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5258 86.3
    Papua New Guinea 186 3.1
    South Africa 94 1.5
    United Kingdom 176 2.9
    Other 119 2.0
    Others 258 4.2
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 53 0.9
    Christianity 4294 73.8
    Islam 25 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 42 0.7
    No Religion 1390 23.9
    Others 18 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 225 10.8
    $600-$799 196 9.4
    $800-$999 182 8.7
    $1,500-$1,999 292 14.0
    $2,000-$2,499 207 9.9
    Others 983 47.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2273 45.2
    Not in the labour force 1568 31.2
    Employed, worked part-time 775 15.4
    Employed, away from work 231 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 177 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 460 14.0
    Technicians & trades workers 698 21.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 426 13.0
    Machinery operators & drivers 405 12.4
    Labourers 434 13.2
    Others 856 26.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 67 6.2
    Infants/Primary 448 41.4
    Secondary 302 27.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 110 10.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 125 11.6
    Others 30 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4835 81.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 478 8.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 506 8.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 78 1.3
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 7 0.1
    Others 3 0.1
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 921 38.8
    Fully owned 717 30.2
    Being purchased 676 28.5
    Other tenure type 61 2.6
    Tenure Type
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