Suburb Profile Report for Walkerston QLD (4751)

Walkerston House: Median price $345,000, Annual capital growth -0.67%, Number of sales 43, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Walkerston, 4751 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was -11.54%.

Walkerston,4751 was ranked 3393 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Walkerston4751 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -7.32% to property investors. Walkerston itself is showing figures that indicate -12.00% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Walkerston the average time real estate has been on the market is 87.97 days.

With the median price for a house in Walkerston being $345000 and the advertised rent reaching $330 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.97%

HOUSE UNIT
$345,000 N/A
-2.82% N/A
-11.54% N/A
-0.67% N/A
$330 N/A
43 N/A
4.97% N/A
87.97 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Balanced (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
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