Suburb Profile Report for Toowoomba City QLD (4350)

Toowoomba City House: Median price $350,000, Annual capital growth 3.59%, Number of sales 35, Weekly median advertised rent $310

Toowoomba City Unit: Median price $225,000, Annual capital growth 3.98%, Number of sales 15, Weekly median advertised rent $250

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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QLD has seen average median house prices change by 0.78% which means that Toowoomba City, 4350 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of 2.12% over the last year

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

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Toowoomba City is offering property investors an average of -7.01. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 179th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

Property investors should expect to get $310 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

With a capital gain of -7.41% for the last 12 months, Toowoomba City, 4350 has performed for property investments than its average annual 3.98% property growth over the last 5 years.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Toowoomba City,4350 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -25.00% across each of those five years.

Advertised rents are around the $250 mark per week – giving a return of 5.78% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$350,000 $225,000
-3.65% -4.26%
2.12% -7.41%
3.59% 3.98%
$310 $250
35 15
4.61% 5.78%
83.48 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Poor (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2200
Median household income ($/weekly) 761
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1441
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 231 10.5
    25-34 years 321 14.6
    35-44 years 312 14.2
    45-54 years 322 14.6
    55-64 years 218 9.9
    Others 797 36.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 872 60.4
    Registered Married 416 28.8
    Defacto Relationship 155 10.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1681 83.5
    Croatia 19 0.9
    Papua New Guinea 37 1.8
    United Kingdom 71 3.5
    Other 67 3.3
    Others 138 6.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 43 2.2
    Christianity 1410 73.0
    Islam 22 1.1
    Other Religious Groups 26 1.3
    No Religion 419 21.7
    Others 12 0.6
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 112 13.6
    $400-$599 114 13.8
    $600-$799 122 14.8
    $800-$999 93 11.3
    $1,500-$1,999 71 8.6
    Others 313 37.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 706 41.6
    Employed, worked full-time 591 34.8
    Employed, worked part-time 276 16.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 71 4.2
    Employed, away from work 53 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 189 20.6
    Technicians & trades workers 127 13.8
    Community & personal service workers 114 12.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 119 12.9
    Labourers 121 13.2
    Others 249 27.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 148 32.9
    Secondary 101 22.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 55 12.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 105 23.3
    Other type of educational institution 23 5.1
    Others 18 4.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1131 63.0
    Flat, unit or apartment 584 32.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 71 4.0
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 9 0.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 542 61.2
    Being purchased 172 19.4
    Fully owned 158 17.9
    Other tenure type 13 1.5
    Tenure Type
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