Suburb Profile Report for Belgian Gardens QLD (4810)

Belgian Gardens House: Median price $425,000, Annual capital growth 1.47%, Number of sales 22, Weekly median advertised rent $373

Belgian Gardens Unit: Median price $337,500, Annual capital growth 4.91%, Number of sales 12, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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At number 3842th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Belgian Gardens, 4810 is in the BOTTOM 10% with a property value increase of -10.81% recorded in median house prices.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in Belgian Gardens has fallen somewhat when compared to the 5 year average annual rate.

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -7.32% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Belgian Gardens itself are offering an average vendor discount of -11.39% to real estate investors.

In the last year 22 properties changed hands in Belgian Gardens, which puts it as the 675th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Belgian Gardens is 457th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 4.56% return

If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Belgian Gardens, 4810 to the rest of Australia, it performed very well. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was 12.88%.

While Belgian Gardens,4810 ranked number 52th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 307th over the last 5 years.

Situated 1110.81km from the CBD, Belgian Gardens is one of Townsville localities in the postcode 4810.

HOUSE UNIT
$425,000 $337,500
-1.85% 3.85%
-10.81% 12.88%
1.47% 4.91%
$373 $300
22 12
4.56% 4.62%
96 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (U), Balanced (H)
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Demographics
Total population 1935
Median household income ($/weekly) 1325
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1953
Average household size 2.4
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 250 12.9
    25-34 years 224 11.6
    35-44 years 294 15.2
    45-54 years 309 16.0
    55-64 years 232 12.0
    Others 626 32.4
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Registered Married 610 44.3
    Not Married 572 41.5
    Defacto Relationship 195 14.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1463 81.5
    Indonesia 13 0.7
    Papua New Guinea 52 2.9
    United Kingdom 88 4.9
    Other 55 3.1
    Others 125 7.0
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Christianity 1178 67.9
    No Religion 511 29.5
    Buddhism 21 1.2
    Hinduism 18 1.0
    Other Religious Groups 7 0.4
    Others 0 0.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 62 9.2
    $600-$799 65 9.7
    $1,500-$1,999 73 10.9
    $2,000-$2,499 64 9.5
    $2,500-$2,999 69 10.3
    Others 339 50.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 683 47.1
    Not in the labour force 404 27.9
    Employed, worked part-time 273 18.8
    Employed, away from work 55 3.8
    Unemployed, looking for work 35 2.4
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 128 12.7
    Professionals 258 25.5
    Technicians & trades workers 152 15.0
    Community & personal service workers 106 10.5
    Clerical & administrative workers 126 12.5
    Others 240 23.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 23 5.5
    Infants/Primary 174 41.6
    Secondary 109 26.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 36 8.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 69 16.5
    Others 7 1.7
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1302 73.2
    Flat, unit or apartment 323 18.2
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 100 5.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 54 3.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 294 39.4
    Fully owned 244 32.7
    Being purchased 205 27.5
    Other tenure type 3 0.4
    Tenure Type
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