Suburb Profile Report for Yorkeys Knob QLD (4878)

Yorkeys Knob House: Median price $390,000, Annual capital growth 2.70%, Number of sales 21, Weekly median advertised rent $400

Yorkeys Knob Unit: Median price $208,000, Annual capital growth 2.15%, Number of sales 38, Weekly median advertised rent $280

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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 Yorkeys Knob, 4878 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 0.39%.

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

Yorkeys Knob, 4878 is offering QLD ‘s 247th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 30% of discounts offered by this QLD.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 1.75 sales per month, which equates to 21 per year.

Yorkeys Knob is 181th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 5.33% return

Yorkeys Knob is in the bottom 40% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Yorkeys Knob gave property investors a disappointing capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -3.26%.

Across a shorter period, Yorkeys Knob, 4878 has seen a median price increase of -1.42% over the last quarter.

Vendor discounting in Yorkeys Knob is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -8.04%. This puts suburb at number 36th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

In the last year 38 properties changed hands in Yorkeys Knob, which puts it as the 203th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

HOUSE UNIT
$390,000 $208,000
N/A -1.42%
0.39% -3.26%
2.70% 2.15%
$400 $280
21 38
5.33% 7.00%
75.3 101.5

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2765
Median household income ($/weekly) 938
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1473
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 261 9.4
    25-34 years 412 14.9
    35-44 years 436 15.8
    45-54 years 460 16.6
    55-64 years 405 14.6
    Others 792 28.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1020 49.3
    Registered Married 675 32.6
    Defacto Relationship 376 18.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1971 76.9
    Greece 31 1.2
    Papua New Guinea 113 4.4
    United Kingdom 196 7.6
    Other 105 4.1
    Others 148 5.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 61 2.5
    Christianity 1406 58.1
    Islam 12 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 21 0.9
    No Religion 906 37.5
    Others 12 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 133 11.9
    $600-$799 136 12.1
    $800-$999 146 13.0
    $1,000-$1,249 106 9.4
    $1,500-$1,999 140 12.5
    Others 461 41.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 900 41.3
    Not in the labour force 628 28.8
    Employed, worked part-time 437 20.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 124 5.7
    Employed, away from work 90 4.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 282 19.8
    Technicians & trades workers 218 15.3
    Community & personal service workers 177 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 179 12.5
    Sales 170 11.9
    Others 401 28.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 21 4.1
    Infants/Primary 170 33.0
    Secondary 129 25.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 57 11.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 119 23.1
    Others 19 3.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1313 51.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 863 33.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 359 14.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 25 1.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 664 54.4
    Being purchased 309 25.3
    Fully owned 238 19.5
    Other tenure type 9 0.7
    Tenure Type
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