Suburb Profile Report for Bluewater QLD (4818)

Bluewater House: Median price $315,000, Annual capital growth 0.31%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $350

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report

At number 4032th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Bluewater, 4818 is in the BOTTOM 10% with a property value increase of -15.44% recorded in median house prices.

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

Property buyers and investors in Bluewater 4818 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -11.04% . This means that Bluewater is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

A $350 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.78%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 0.31%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$315,000 N/A
-2.33% N/A
-15.44% N/A
0.31% N/A
$350 N/A
13 N/A
5.78% N/A
147.09 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 696
Median household income ($/weekly) 1337
Median age of persons 40
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2058
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 87 12.5
    25-34 years 93 13.4
    35-44 years 85 12.2
    45-54 years 115 16.5
    55-64 years 116 16.7
    Others 199 28.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 258 51.6
    Not Married 156 31.2
    Defacto Relationship 86 17.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 562 86.7
    Greece 6 0.9
    Papua New Guinea 7 1.1
    United Kingdom 45 6.9
    Other 10 1.5
    Others 18 2.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 453 74.9
    No Religion 152 25.1
    Buddhism 0 0.0
    Hinduism 0 0.0
    Islam 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 22 11.5
    $1,000-$1,249 21 10.9
    $1,250-$1,499 24 12.5
    $1,500-$1,999 27 14.1
    $2,000-$2,499 28 14.6
    Others 70 36.5
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 205 39.7
    Not in the labour force 184 35.6
    Employed, worked part-time 90 17.4
    Employed, away from work 26 5.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 12 2.3
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 40 12.3
    Technicians & trades workers 74 22.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 41 12.6
    Machinery operators & drivers 45 13.8
    Labourers 34 10.5
    Others 91 28.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 11 8.9
    Infants/Primary 59 47.6
    Secondary 29 23.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 7 5.6
    Other type of educational institution 13 10.5
    Others 5 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 626 95.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 18 2.8
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 6 0.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 4 0.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 132 55.0
    Fully owned 80 33.3
    Rented 28 11.7
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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