Suburb Profile Report for Kirwan QLD (4817)

Kirwan House: Median price $321,250, Annual capital growth 0.61%, Number of sales 247, Weekly median advertised rent $330

Kirwan Unit: Median price $234,500, Annual capital growth 2.11%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a poor capital gain of -5.51% for the last year, Kirwan, 4817 is the 3497th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, Kirwan, 4817 has seen a median price increase of -2.50% over the last quarter.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Kirwan should be aiming for at least -9.76% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Kirwan the average time real estate has been on the market is 96.69 days.

Situated 1109.83km from the CBD, Kirwan is one of Townsville localities in the postcode 4817.

Kirwan is in the bottom 20% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Kirwan gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -6.20%.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Kirwan,4817 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -23.86% across each of those five years.

Kirwan4817 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -5.97% to property investors. Kirwan itself is showing figures that indicate -12.74% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Kirwan is 56th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 6.43% return

HOUSE UNIT
$321,250 $234,500
-2.50% -3.20%
-5.51% -6.20%
0.61% 2.11%
$330 $290
247 23
5.34% 6.43%
96.69 142.31

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 21771
Median household income ($/weekly) 1538
Median age of persons 31
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1830
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 3334 15.3
    25-34 years 3170 14.6
    35-44 years 3273 15.0
    45-54 years 2943 13.5
    55-64 years 2055 9.4
    Others 6995 32.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 7122 47.5
    Not Married 5903 39.3
    Defacto Relationship 1979 13.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 18194 87.9
    Papua New Guinea 543 2.6
    Philippines 138 0.7
    United Kingdom 696 3.4
    Other 442 2.1
    Others 682 3.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 137 0.7
    Christianity 15419 77.0
    Islam 61 0.3
    Other Religious Groups 71 0.4
    No Religion 4293 21.4
    Others 45 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 592 9.5
    $1,250-$1,499 580 9.3
    $1,500-$1,999 1046 16.8
    $2,000-$2,499 892 14.3
    $2,500-$2,999 571 9.2
    Others 2544 40.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 7447 47.1
    Not in the labour force 3970 25.1
    Employed, worked part-time 3092 19.5
    Employed, away from work 750 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 564 3.6
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1609 14.3
    Technicians & trades workers 1906 16.9
    Community & personal service workers 1464 13.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 1788 15.8
    Sales 1278 11.3
    Others 3246 28.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 278 5.0
    Infants/Primary 2176 39.3
    Secondary 1643 29.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 425 7.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 909 16.4
    Others 99 1.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 19246 93.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 985 4.8
    Flat, unit or apartment 298 1.5
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 7 0.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 2860 40.1
    Rented 2784 39.0
    Fully owned 1464 20.5
    Other tenure type 31 0.4
    Tenure Type
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