Suburb Profile Report for East Mackay QLD (4740)

East Mackay House: Median price $345,000, Annual capital growth -0.40%, Number of sales 42, Weekly median advertised rent $420

East Mackay Unit: Median price $191,500, Annual capital growth 6.38%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $270

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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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Property value increases in East Mackay have tracked just higher than the QLD average of 0.78% over the last 12 months.

East Mackay,4740 was ranked 204 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

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 East Mackay itself are offering an average vendor discount of -10.95% to real estate investors.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $21840 per annum or $420 every week.

Comparing East Mackay,4740 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed better across the longer period

Using the current median advertised rental of $270 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 6.38%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 7.33%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$345,000 $191,500
8.15% 0.00%
2.22% N/A
-0.40% 6.38%
$420 $270
42 10
6.33% 7.33%
73.1666666666667 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 : Balanced (H), Below average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 3636
Median household income ($/weekly) 1520
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 2.5
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 416 11.4
    25-34 years 470 12.9
    35-44 years 555 15.3
    45-54 years 525 14.4
    55-64 years 419 11.5
    Others 1251 34.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1121 45.6
    Not Married 1036 42.1
    Defacto Relationship 301 12.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2901 86.8
    Papua New Guinea 88 2.6
    Philippines 51 1.5
    United Kingdom 108 3.2
    Other 60 1.8
    Others 136 4.1
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 21 0.7
    Christianity 2475 78.4
    Islam 15 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 10 0.3
    No Religion 629 19.9
    Others 8 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 93 8.4
    $1,000-$1,249 99 8.9
    $1,500-$1,999 159 14.3
    $2,000-$2,499 106 9.6
    $2,500-$2,999 113 10.2
    Others 539 48.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1307 46.9
    Not in the labour force 860 30.9
    Employed, worked part-time 432 15.5
    Employed, away from work 128 4.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 60 2.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 299 16.0
    Technicians & trades workers 398 21.3
    Clerical & administrative workers 241 12.9
    Machinery operators & drivers 207 11.1
    Labourers 187 10.0
    Others 535 28.7
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 27 4.2
    Infants/Primary 263 41.0
    Secondary 188 29.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 62 9.7
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 94 14.7
    Others 7 1.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2539 81.1
    Flat, unit or apartment 492 15.7
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 88 2.8
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 10 0.3
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Being purchased 448 35.1
    Rented 441 34.6
    Fully owned 370 29.0
    Other tenure type 17 1.3
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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