Suburb Profile Report for Walkerston QLD (4751)

Walkerston House: Median price $374,500, Annual capital growth -0.12%, Number of sales 41, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of 8.55% for the last 12 months, Walkerston, 4751 has performed for property investments than its average annual -0.12% property growth over the last 5 years.

Comparing Walkerston,4751 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.86% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Walkerston itself are offering an average vendor discount of -6.21% to real estate investors.

A $330 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 4.58%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -0.12%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$374,500 N/A
1.90% N/A
8.55% N/A
-0.12% N/A
$330 N/A
41 N/A
4.58% N/A
71.08 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Good (U)
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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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