Suburb Profile Report for Queenstown SA (5014)

Queenstown House: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 4.77%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $360

Queenstown Unit: Median price $338,500, Annual capital growth 7.14%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $278

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Queenstown, 5014 have given investors a capital gain of 7.12%. This compares favourably with the 3.04% for SA as a whole.

Across a shorter period, Queenstown, 5014 has seen a median price increase of 3.80% over the last quarter.

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Queenstown are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -4.22% below the asking price at the moment.

Investment property in Queenstown has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 32.23%

The five-year average increase in median property values for Queenstown,5014 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 24.22% across each of those five years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Queenstown is offering property investors an average of -6.30. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 146th in terms of most discounted suburbs in SA

In the last year 13 properties changed hands in Queenstown, which puts it as the 168th most active market in SA when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

With the median price for a house in Queenstown being $338500 and the advertised rent reaching $277.5 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.26%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$410,000 $338,500
3.80% N/A
7.12% 32.23%
4.77% 7.14%
$360 $278
23 13
4.57% 4.26%
43.82 71.58

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1804
Median household income ($/weekly) 790
Median age of persons 43
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1300
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    25-34 years 260 14.4
    35-44 years 231 12.8
    45-54 years 277 15.3
    55-64 years 225 12.5
    65-74 years 177 9.8
    Others 635 35.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 747 52.1
    Registered Married 554 38.7
    Defacto Relationship 132 9.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1245 74.0
    Croatia 58 3.4
    Hong Kong 40 2.4
    United Kingdom 91 5.4
    Other 81 4.8
    Others 168 10.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 40 2.5
    Christianity 1024 63.6
    Islam 17 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 18 1.1
    No Religion 503 31.2
    Others 8 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 115 14.8
    $400-$599 122 15.7
    $600-$799 88 11.3
    $800-$999 81 10.4
    $1,000-$1,249 69 8.9
    Others 301 38.8
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 633 43.1
    Employed, worked full-time 486 33.1
    Employed, worked part-time 243 16.5
    Unemployed, looking for work 62 4.2
    Employed, away from work 45 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 123 15.9
    Technicians & trades workers 128 16.5
    Community & personal service workers 88 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 111 14.3
    Labourers 102 13.2
    Others 222 28.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 20 6.8
    Infants/Primary 115 39.0
    Secondary 60 20.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 39 13.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 47 15.9
    Others 14 4.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1183 70.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 271 16.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 200 11.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 27 1.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 308 37.4
    Fully owned 250 30.4
    Being purchased 239 29.0
    Other tenure type 26 3.2
    Tenure Type
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