Suburb Profile Report for Mapleton QLD (4560)

Mapleton House: Median price $519,500, Annual capital growth 2.61%, Number of sales 40, Weekly median advertised rent $420

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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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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With a capital gain of -2.49% for the last 12 months, Mapleton, 4560 has performed for property investments than its average annual 2.61% property growth over the last 5 years.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Mapleton,4560 has racked up an average of -2.49% over the period. This ranks it number 1138th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

At number 594th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Mapleton is in the TOP 20% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Property investors should expect to get $420 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

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Activity strong in tourist suburb

Postcode: 4560

Median house price: $521,250

Three-year growth: 16.5%

Rental yield: 4.5%

A suburb in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast, Mapleton is known for offering amazing views of the coast. It has become a popular, growing pocket with good long-term potential.

Mapleton has maintained a trend of steady upswings in price since December 2012, with an annual growth rate of 3%. The average rental yield is also reasonable at 4.5%. With the Sunshine Coast set to have a bright future in the short term, Mapleton looks to continue benefiting.

Tourism is Mapleton’s main economic driver as a result of its natural scenery. It is also very community-oriented, with the establishment of community associations, clubs and an arts centre. Mapleton Primary School houses the Mapleton Observatory, along with Baxters Creek and a multipurpose area, on the grounds.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$519,500 N/A
0.48% N/A
-2.49% N/A
2.61% N/A
$420 N/A
40 N/A
4.20% N/A
92.2307692307692 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 : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 1439
Median household income ($/weekly) 851
Median age of persons 52
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1517
Average household size 2.2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 157 10.9
    35-44 years 137 9.5
    45-54 years 230 16.0
    55-64 years 306 21.3
    65-74 years 232 16.1
    Others 377 26.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 576 52.4
    Not Married 415 37.7
    Defacto Relationship 109 9.9
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1025 75.5
    New Zealand 18 1.3
    Papua New Guinea 68 5.0
    United Kingdom 143 10.5
    Other 42 3.1
    Others 62 4.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 41 3.2
    Christianity 788 62.1
    Judaism 9 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 12 0.9
    No Religion 414 32.6
    Others 5 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 56 10.2
    $400-$599 98 17.9
    $600-$799 71 13.0
    $800-$999 57 10.4
    $1,000-$1,249 64 11.7
    Others 202 36.9
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 573 48.9
    Employed, worked full-time 287 24.5
    Employed, worked part-time 258 22.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 32 2.7
    Employed, away from work 22 1.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 79 14.0
    Professionals 138 24.4
    Technicians & trades workers 67 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 64 11.3
    Labourers 71 12.6
    Others 146 25.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 14 5.3
    Infants/Primary 102 38.6
    Secondary 80 30.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 24 9.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 30 11.4
    Others 14 5.3
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1245 94.7
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 48 3.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 21 1.6
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Fully owned 286 48.1
    Being purchased 171 28.7
    Rented 135 22.7
    Other tenure type 3 0.5
    Tenure Type
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