Suburb Profile Report for Lawnton QLD (4501)

Lawnton House: Median price $390,000, Annual capital growth 2.46%, Number of sales 96, Weekly median advertised rent $360

Lawnton Unit: Median price $235,000, Annual capital growth 2.42%, Number of sales 46, Weekly median advertised rent $295

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Investment property in Lawnton has done pretty poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 2.70%

Comparing Lawnton,4501 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

With the median price for a house in Lawnton being $390000 and the advertised rent reaching $360 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 4.80%

QLD has seen average median house prices change by -0.09% which means that Lawnton, 4501 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -11.49% over the last year

The five-year average increase in median property values for Lawnton,4501 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -14.55% across each of those five years.

Situated 21.01km from the CBD, Lawnton is one of Moreton Bay localities in the postcode 4501.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$390,000 $235,000
0.71% -2.89%
2.70% -11.49%
2.46% 2.42%
$360 $295
96 46
4.80% 6.53%
N/A N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 5355
Median household income ($/weekly) 1081
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 676 12.6
    25-34 years 776 14.5
    35-44 years 809 15.1
    45-54 years 645 12.0
    55-64 years 574 10.7
    Others 1877 35.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1836 46.3
    Registered Married 1705 43.0
    Defacto Relationship 422 10.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 4190 81.4
    Papua New Guinea 272 5.3
    Philippines 54 1.0
    United Kingdom 246 4.8
    Other 122 2.4
    Others 261 5.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 39 0.8
    Christianity 3375 69.4
    Hinduism 56 1.2
    Other Religious Groups 39 0.8
    No Religion 1340 27.6
    Others 13 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 230 12.5
    $600-$799 218 11.8
    $1,000-$1,249 187 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 250 13.6
    $2,000-$2,499 195 10.6
    Others 763 41.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1621 39.9
    Not in the labour force 1410 34.7
    Employed, worked part-time 668 16.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 219 5.4
    Employed, away from work 143 3.5
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 363 14.9
    Technicians & trades workers 406 16.7
    Community & personal service workers 238 9.8
    Clerical & administrative workers 464 19.1
    Labourers 304 12.5
    Others 657 27.0
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 56 4.9
    Infants/Primary 456 40.2
    Secondary 333 29.4
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 109 9.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 138 12.2
    Others 41 3.6
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 4167 82.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 646 12.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 250 4.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 7 0.1
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 5 0.1
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 779 39.0
    Rented 697 34.9
    Fully owned 497 24.9
    Other tenure type 22 1.1
    Tenure Type
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