Suburb Profile Report for Coolum Beach QLD (4573)

Coolum Beach House: Median price $680,000, Annual capital growth 3.47%, Number of sales 132, Weekly median advertised rent $480

Coolum Beach Unit: Median price $380,000, Annual capital growth 0.28%, Number of sales 177, Weekly median advertised rent $400

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Coolum Beach, 4573 have given investors a capital gain of 16.24%. This compares very favourably with the 2.63% for QLD as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Coolum Beach comes in at number 39th in QLD.

Coolum Beach4573 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -6.63% to property investors. Coolum Beach itself is showing figures that indicate -4.23% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Coolum Beach, 4573 to the rest of Australia, it performed around average. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 2.70%.

A 10.95% growth in median value for property investors in Coolum Beach,4573 puts this suburb at number 151th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

Our latest figures would indicate that property sellers in Coolum Beach are currently offering property investors an average price cut of -5.16% below the asking price at the moment.

A $400 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.47%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at 0.28%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$680,000 $380,000
3.03% 0.00%
16.24% 2.70%
3.47% 0.28%
$480 $400
132 177
3.67% 5.47%
72.79 96.78

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7905
Median household income ($/weekly) 1027
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1750
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 1043 13.2
    25-34 years 965 12.2
    35-44 years 1236 15.6
    45-54 years 1106 14.0
    55-64 years 997 12.6
    Others 2558 32.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2547 45.4
    Not Married 2268 40.4
    Defacto Relationship 793 14.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 6139 82.3
    Papua New Guinea 347 4.6
    South Africa 53 0.7
    United Kingdom 477 6.4
    Other 142 1.9
    Others 305 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 139 2.0
    Christianity 4513 64.2
    Hinduism 10 0.1
    Other Religious Groups 31 0.4
    No Religion 2332 33.2
    Others 9 0.1
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 333 12.4
    $600-$799 330 12.3
    $800-$999 280 10.4
    $1,000-$1,249 273 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 354 13.2
    Others 1122 41.7
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2095 34.8
    Employed, worked full-time 1997 33.1
    Employed, worked part-time 1426 23.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 276 4.6
    Employed, away from work 234 3.9
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 688 18.8
    Technicians & trades workers 657 18.0
    Community & personal service workers 434 11.9
    Clerical & administrative workers 439 12.0
    Labourers 424 11.6
    Others 1014 27.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 84 5.0
    Infants/Primary 677 40.2
    Secondary 503 29.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 148 8.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 225 13.4
    Others 48 2.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 6029 82.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 738 10.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 480 6.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 52 0.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1150 38.9
    Being purchased 938 31.7
    Fully owned 835 28.3
    Other tenure type 32 1.1
    Tenure Type
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