Suburb Profile Report for Atherton QLD (4883)

Atherton House: Median price $320,000, Annual capital growth -0.83%, Number of sales 100, Weekly median advertised rent $310

Atherton Unit: Median price $225,000, Annual capital growth -0.97%, Number of sales 23, Weekly median advertised rent $258

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a an unimpressive capital gain of 0.00% for the last year, Atherton, 4883 is the 3036th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Atherton comes in at number 564th in QLD.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that Atherton is offering property investors an average of -6.63. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 301th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

Giving property investors a an average capital gain of 2.27% for the last year, Atherton, 4883 is the 973th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Atherton,4883 has offered an average of 2.27% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Atherton should be aiming for at least -8.54% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

A $257.5 per week rent on the median house gives suburb investors a gross yield of circa 5.95%, without taking into account capital value appreciation, which has been averaging out at -0.97%.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$320,000 $225,000
-1.54% 1.81%
0.00% 2.27%
-0.83% -0.97%
$310 $258
100 23
5.04% 5.95%
122.34 202.16

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7286
Median household income ($/weekly) 817
Median age of persons 41
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1570
Average household size 2.3
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 983 13.5
    35-44 years 911 12.5
    45-54 years 870 11.9
    55-64 years 937 12.9
    65-74 years 704 9.7
    Others 2881 39.5
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 2386 46.7
    Not Married 2173 42.5
    Defacto Relationship 549 10.7
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5834 85.8
    Japan 81 1.2
    Papua New Guinea 142 2.1
    United Kingdom 266 3.9
    Other 179 2.6
    Others 299 4.4
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 70 1.1
    Christianity 4660 72.0
    Islam 30 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 47 0.7
    No Religion 1649 25.5
    Others 14 0.2
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 287 11.4
    $400-$599 421 16.8
    $600-$799 329 13.1
    $1,000-$1,249 253 10.1
    $1,500-$1,999 257 10.2
    Others 966 38.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not in the labour force 2158 40.3
    Employed, worked full-time 1740 32.5
    Employed, worked part-time 1047 19.5
    Employed, away from work 211 3.9
    Unemployed, looking for work 201 3.8
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 363 12.1
    Professionals 457 15.2
    Technicians & trades workers 428 14.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 371 12.4
    Labourers 446 14.8
    Others 939 31.3
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 94 6.5
    Infants/Primary 620 43.0
    Secondary 484 33.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 85 5.9
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 113 7.8
    Others 46 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5747 85.6
    Flat, unit or apartment 703 10.5
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 176 2.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 53 0.8
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 33 0.5
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1106 40.0
    Fully owned 1002 36.2
    Being purchased 640 23.1
    Other tenure type 19 0.7
    Tenure Type
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