Suburb Profile Report for Clifton Beach QLD (4879)

Clifton Beach House: Median price $638,500, Annual capital growth 3.02%, Number of sales 91, Weekly median advertised rent $570

Clifton Beach Unit: Median price $253,500, Annual capital growth -0.07%, Number of sales 64, Weekly median advertised rent $368

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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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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Clifton Beach, 4879 to the rest of Australia, it performed somewhat poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 8.50%.

Comparing Clifton Beach,4879 ‘s 5year and quarterly average capital gain offered to property investors, it performed less well across the longer period

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Clifton Beach is offering property investors an average of -4.90. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 504th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

Clifton Beach is 362th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.64% return

Over the last year, property investments in Clifton Beach, 4879 have given investors a capital gain of 13.93%. This compares favourably with the 8.71% for QLD as a whole.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Clifton Beach comes in at number 262th in QLD.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -2.92% to buyers in Clifton Beach at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Residents and property investors in Clifton Beach have been waiting around 84.9615 days to sell a property.

The QLD suburb of Clifton Beach, 4879 is in the Cairns (R) local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$638,500 $253,500
0.24% -1.36%
8.50% 13.93%
3.02% -0.07%
$570 $368
91 64
4.64% 7.54%
73.1492537313433 84.9615384615385

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 (H), Good (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2979
Median household income ($/weekly) 1284
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1950
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 409 13.7
    25-34 years 341 11.4
    35-44 years 453 15.2
    45-54 years 527 17.7
    55-64 years 446 15.0
    Others 804 27.0
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 1117 52.7
    Not Married 668 31.5
    Defacto Relationship 336 15.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1949 69.7
    Greece 62 2.2
    Papua New Guinea 114 4.1
    United Kingdom 309 11.1
    Other 139 5.0
    Others 223 8.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 50 1.9
    Christianity 1647 62.2
    Judaism 14 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 16 0.6
    No Religion 907 34.3
    Others 14 0.5
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 101 10.0
    $600-$799 93 9.2
    $1,000-$1,249 110 10.9
    $1,250-$1,499 115 11.4
    $1,500-$1,999 136 13.5
    Others 455 45.0
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 901 40.1
    Not in the labour force 676 30.1
    Employed, worked part-time 482 21.4
    Employed, away from work 100 4.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 90 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 201 13.5
    Professionals 337 22.7
    Technicians & trades workers 197 13.3
    Community & personal service workers 187 12.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 190 12.8
    Others 372 25.1
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 19 2.9
    Infants/Primary 284 43.7
    Secondary 155 23.8
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 46 7.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 130 20.0
    Others 16 2.5
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2026 72.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 620 22.3
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 139 5.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 495 43.6
    Being purchased 322 28.3
    Fully owned 313 27.6
    Other tenure type 6 0.5
    Tenure Type
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