Suburb Profile Report for Karana Downs QLD (4306)

Karana Downs House: Median price $457,500, Annual capital growth 1.18%, Number of sales 47, Weekly median advertised rent $390

Karana Downs Unit: Median price $207,500, Annual capital growth N/A, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent N/A

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Property investors who have had real estate in Karana Downs, 4306 should be 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 -4.69%

A 8.93% growth in median value for property investors in Karana Downs,4306 puts this suburb at number 380th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Karana Downs are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -6.89% below the asking price at the moment.

At number 2202 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, Karana Downs is just in the bottom half of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 79.95 for properties listed there.

Using the current median advertised rental of $390 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 1.18%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.43%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$457,500 $207,500
0.55% -27.83%
-4.69% N/A
1.18% N/A
$390 N/A
47 13
4.43% N/A
79.95 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3825
Median household income ($/weekly) 1800
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1800
Average household size 2.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 647 16.9
    25-34 years 397 10.4
    35-44 years 624 16.3
    45-54 years 621 16.2
    55-64 years 458 12.0
    Others 1079 28.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1572 57.1
    Not Married 922 33.5
    Defacto Relationship 259 9.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2912 78.0
    Papua New Guinea 142 3.8
    South Africa 80 2.1
    United Kingdom 327 8.8
    Other 92 2.5
    Others 182 4.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 21 0.6
    Christianity 2496 70.6
    Hinduism 9 0.3
    Judaism 8 0.2
    No Religion 990 28.0
    Others 11 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,250-$1,499 93 8.1
    $1,500-$1,999 174 15.1
    $2,000-$2,499 162 14.0
    $2,500-$2,999 149 12.9
    $3,000-$3,499 92 8.0
    Others 485 42.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1283 45.2
    Not in the labour force 695 24.5
    Employed, worked part-time 625 22.0
    Employed, away from work 135 4.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 100 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 296 14.5
    Professionals 529 25.8
    Technicians & trades workers 290 14.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 312 15.2
    Sales 199 9.7
    Others 421 20.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 85 7.6
    Infants/Primary 468 41.6
    Secondary 276 24.5
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 71 6.3
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 201 17.9
    Others 24 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3654 97.8
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 81 2.2
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 3 0.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 687 54.1
    Fully owned 365 28.7
    Rented 215 16.9
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
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