Suburb Profile Report for South Mackay QLD (4740)

South Mackay House: Median price $275,000, Annual capital growth -1.91%, Number of sales 68, Weekly median advertised rent $290

South Mackay Unit: Median price $193,000, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $213

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 5.77% for the last 12 months, South Mackay, 4740 has performed for property investments than its average annual -1.91% property growth over the last 5 years.

South Mackay,4740 was ranked 2584 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

At number 51th of QLD’s most discounted properties, South Mackay is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

At number 3086 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, South Mackay is in the bottom 20% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 111.46 for properties listed there.

Property investors should expect to get $290 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Across a shorter period, South Mackay, 4740 has seen a median price increase of 6.34% over the last quarter.

South Mackay, 4740 is offering QLD ‘s most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 10% of discounts offered by this QLD.

At number 1476 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, South Mackay is in the bottom 10% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 172.42 for properties listed there.

Situated 730.80km from the CBD, South Mackay is one of Mackay localities in the postcode 4740.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$275,000 $193,000
0.00% 6.34%
5.77% N/A
-1.91% N/A
$290 $213
68 23
5.48% 5.73%
111.46 172.42

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7415
Median household income ($/weekly) 1326
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1914
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 840 11.3
    25-34 years 1170 15.8
    35-44 years 980 13.2
    45-54 years 1080 14.6
    55-64 years 795 10.7
    Others 2550 34.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 2368 44.1
    Registered Married 2297 42.8
    Defacto Relationship 702 13.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5921 85.6
    Papua New Guinea 201 2.9
    Philippines 217 3.1
    United Kingdom 154 2.2
    Other 142 2.1
    Others 282 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 54 0.8
    Christianity 5111 76.5
    Hinduism 29 0.4
    Islam 27 0.4
    No Religion 1436 21.5
    Others 23 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 217 9.0
    $400-$599 234 9.7
    $1,500-$1,999 336 14.0
    $2,000-$2,499 258 10.7
    $2,500-$2,999 228 9.5
    Others 1134 47.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2635 46.7
    Not in the labour force 1650 29.3
    Employed, worked part-time 949 16.8
    Employed, away from work 241 4.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 163 2.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 449 11.7
    Technicians & trades workers 791 20.7
    Clerical & administrative workers 535 14.0
    Machinery operators & drivers 523 13.7
    Labourers 537 14.0
    Others 994 26.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 75 5.9
    Infants/Primary 547 42.7
    Secondary 352 27.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 152 11.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 129 10.1
    Others 27 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5693 83.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 781 11.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 375 5.5
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1035 38.1
    Being purchased 871 32.0
    Fully owned 806 29.7
    Other tenure type 6 0.2
    Tenure Type
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