Suburb Profile Report for Caloundra West QLD (4551)

Caloundra West House: Median price $545,000, Annual capital growth 3.11%, Number of sales 189, Weekly median advertised rent $490

Caloundra West Unit: Median price $410,000, Annual capital growth 1.60%, Number of sales 20, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Over the last year, property investments in Caloundra West, 4551 have given investors a capital gain of 11.22%. This compares averagely with the 12.16% for QLD as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Caloundra West comes in at number 532th in QLD.

At number 732th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Caloundra West is in the TOP 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

In the last year 189 properties changed hands in Caloundra West, which puts it as the 128th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Using the current median advertised rental of $490 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.11%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.68%

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, Caloundra West has given property investors a paper return of 3.80%. This puts Suburb as 119 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

Caloundra West is 273th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.82% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$545,000 $410,000
2.83% 3.80%
11.22% N/A
3.11% 1.60%
$490 $380
189 20
4.68% 4.82%
31.9652777777778 N/A

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Good (U), Good (H)
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Demographics
Total population 4065
Median household income ($/weekly) 1026
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2136
Average household size 2.7
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 687 16.9
    25-34 years 543 13.4
    35-44 years 623 15.3
    45-54 years 403 9.9
    65-74 years 414 10.2
    Others 1394 34.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1583 55.8
    Not Married 905 31.9
    Defacto Relationship 351 12.4
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3046 76.9
    New Zealand 29 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 221 5.6
    United Kingdom 430 10.9
    Other 74 1.9
    Others 162 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 32 0.8
    Christianity 2791 72.7
    Hinduism 15 0.4
    Other Religious Groups 15 0.4
    No Religion 974 25.4
    Others 11 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 197 14.9
    $600-$799 171 12.9
    $800-$999 123 9.3
    $1,000-$1,249 148 11.2
    $1,500-$1,999 182 13.8
    Others 501 37.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 1071 36.7
    Employed, worked full-time 1022 35.0
    Employed, worked part-time 605 20.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 131 4.5
    Employed, away from work 92 3.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 254 14.8
    Technicians & trades workers 289 16.8
    Community & personal service workers 233 13.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 254 14.8
    Sales 216 12.6
    Others 473 27.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 57 6.0
    Infants/Primary 464 48.5
    Secondary 242 25.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 62 6.5
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 105 11.0
    Others 27 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 3456 88.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 275 7.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 193 4.9
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 590 40.1
    Rented 452 30.7
    Fully owned 423 28.7
    Other tenure type 7 0.5
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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