Suburb Profile Report for Walkerston QLD (4751)

Walkerston House: Median price $365,000, Annual capital growth -0.68%, Number of sales 42, Weekly median advertised rent $335

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Walkerston has done pretty 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 -1.42%

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

Vendor discounting in Walkerston is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -9.30%. This puts suburb at number 171th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Walkerston, 4751’s gross rental yield is 4.77%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$365,000 N/A
4.29% N/A
-1.42% N/A
-0.68% N/A
$335 N/A
42 N/A
4.77% N/A
78.58 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (U), Above average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 3089
Median household income ($/weekly) 1838
Median age of persons 32
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    0-4 years 302 9.8
    5-14 years 427 13.8
    25-34 years 509 16.5
    35-44 years 483 15.6
    45-54 years 421 13.6
    Others 947 30.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1182 57.1
    Not Married 646 31.2
    Defacto Relationship 243 11.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2749 92.9
    Netherlands 24 0.8
    Papua New Guinea 66 2.2
    United Kingdom 42 1.4
    Other 21 0.7
    Others 58 2.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 2285 81.1
    No Religion 519 18.4
    Buddhism 8 0.3
    Islam 7 0.2
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 65 7.7
    $1,500-$1,999 137 16.2
    $2,000-$2,499 121 14.3
    $2,500-$2,999 105 12.4
    $3,000-$3,499 82 9.7
    Others 338 39.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1117 50.4
    Not in the labour force 558 25.2
    Employed, worked part-time 377 17.0
    Employed, away from work 122 5.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 44 2.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 182 11.3
    Technicians & trades workers 402 24.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 258 16.0
    Machinery operators & drivers 239 14.8
    Labourers 158 9.8
    Others 377 23.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 46 7.2
    Infants/Primary 299 47.0
    Secondary 182 28.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 39 6.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 55 8.6
    Others 15 2.4
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2767 96.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 68 2.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 30 1.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 489 48.2
    Fully owned 295 29.1
    Rented 227 22.4
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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