Suburb Profile Report for Kirwan QLD (4817)

Kirwan House: Median price $320,000, Annual capital growth 0.51%, Number of sales 269, Weekly median advertised rent $330

Kirwan Unit: Median price $250,000, Annual capital growth 1.92%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $290

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of -5.88% for the last 12 months, Kirwan, 4817 has performed for property investments than its average annual 0.51% property growth over the last 5 years.

Across a shorter period, Kirwan, 4817 has seen a median price increase of -1.54% over the last quarter.

Kirwan, 4817 is offering QLD ‘s 137th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 20% of discounts offered by this QLD.

The QLD suburb of Kirwan, 4817 is in the Townsville local government area.

Property investors who have had real estate in Kirwan, 4817 should be relatively unhappy with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices decrease in value by -0.99%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Kirwan has given property investors a paper return of 3.20%. This puts Suburb as 64 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Vendor discounting in Kirwan is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -13.65%. This puts suburb at number 7th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Advertised rents are around the $290 mark per week – giving a return of 6.03% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$320,000 $250,000
-1.54% 3.20%
-5.88% -0.99%
0.51% 1.92%
$330 $290
269 25
5.36% 6.03%
96.13 154.56

Source: CoreLogic

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