Suburb Profile Report for South Gladstone QLD (4680)

South Gladstone House: Median price $264,500, Annual capital growth -1.29%, Number of sales 32, Weekly median advertised rent $250

South Gladstone Unit: Median price $80,000, Annual capital growth -0.04%, Number of sales 13, Weekly median advertised rent $150

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  • Unit
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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Investment property in South Gladstone has done well for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of 10.21%

While South Gladstone,4680 ranked number 58th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 810th over the last 5 years.

State is the 4th most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.01% offered to property buyers. Sellers in South Gladstone itself are offering an average vendor discount of -12.02% to real estate investors.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in South Gladstone the average time real estate has been on the market is 105.811 days.

Using the current median advertised rental of $250 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of -1.29%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.91%

QLD has seen average median house prices change by -0.57% which means that South Gladstone, 4680 has not done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -42.86% over the last year

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, South Gladstone has given property investors a paper return of -50.16%. This puts Suburb as 326 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in South Gladstone, 4680. Typically our figures indicate that -13.09% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 7th most discounted overall in Australia.

Property investors should expect to get $150 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$264,500 $80,000
7.09% -50.16%
10.21% -42.86%
-1.29% -0.04%
$250 $150
32 13
4.91% 9.75%
105.810810810811 97.9473684210526

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 : Below average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3626
Median household income ($/weekly) 1516
Median age of persons 36
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 403 11.1
    25-34 years 588 16.2
    35-44 years 523 14.4
    45-54 years 541 14.9
    55-64 years 399 11.0
    Others 1172 32.3
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1106 43.4
    Registered Married 1093 42.8
    Defacto Relationship 352 13.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2725 82.8
    Papua New Guinea 122 3.7
    Philippines 90 2.7
    United Kingdom 121 3.7
    Other 58 1.8
    Others 177 5.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 21 0.7
    Christianity 2212 71.0
    Hinduism 36 1.2
    Islam 19 0.6
    No Religion 817 26.2
    Others 10 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 108 9.0
    $1,250-$1,499 109 9.1
    $1,500-$1,999 158 13.2
    $2,000-$2,499 103 8.6
    $2,500-$2,999 173 14.5
    Others 545 45.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1326 49.3
    Not in the labour force 764 28.4
    Employed, worked part-time 358 13.3
    Employed, away from work 144 5.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 99 3.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 259 14.2
    Technicians & trades workers 420 23.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 192 10.5
    Machinery operators & drivers 221 12.1
    Labourers 251 13.8
    Others 481 26.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 33 5.3
    Infants/Primary 260 42.0
    Secondary 153 24.7
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 94 15.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 62 10.0
    Others 17 2.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2464 76.3
    Flat, unit or apartment 540 16.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 145 4.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 61 1.9
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 18 0.6
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 634 48.0
    Being purchased 395 29.9
    Fully owned 289 21.9
    Other tenure type 3 0.2
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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