Suburb Profile Report for South Townsville QLD (4810)

South Townsville House: Median price $327,500, Annual capital growth 2.30%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $310

South Townsville Unit: Median price $317,600, Annual capital growth 3.61%, Number of sales 24, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in South Townsville, 4810 have given investors a capital gain of -6.43%. This compares very badly with the 1.88% for QLD as a whole.

Across a shorter period, South Townsville, 4810 has seen a median price increase of 0.46% over the last quarter.

The most recent median price for South Townsville is $327500, with sellers offering an average of -8.94% off the asking price.

Property investors should expect to get $310 weekly from the median priced house in this suburb.

At number 1742th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, South Townsville, 4810 is in the BOTTOM 10% with a property value increase of -33.28% recorded in median house prices.

Across a shorter period, South Townsville, 4810 has seen a median price increase of -6.59% over the last quarter.

The most recent median price for South Townsville is $317600, with sellers offering an average of -5.15% off the asking price.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 2.00 sales per month, which equates to 24 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $330 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.61%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 5.40%

HOUSE UNIT
$327,500 $317,600
0.46% -6.59%
-6.43% -33.28%
2.30% 3.61%
$310 $330
37 24
4.92% 5.40%
103.69 139.71

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Poor (U)
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Demographics
Total population 2137
Median household income ($/weekly) 1170
Median age of persons 39
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2000
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 216 10.1
    25-34 years 385 18.0
    35-44 years 310 14.5
    45-54 years 375 17.5
    55-64 years 283 13.2
    Others 569 26.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 837 53.7
    Registered Married 469 30.1
    Defacto Relationship 253 16.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1600 82.8
    Greece 11 0.6
    Papua New Guinea 84 4.3
    United Kingdom 90 4.7
    Other 55 2.8
    Others 93 4.8
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 31 1.7
    Christianity 1247 67.6
    Islam 10 0.5
    Other Religious Groups 18 1.0
    No Religion 524 28.4
    Others 16 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $300-$399 82 9.8
    $800-$999 77 9.2
    $1,000-$1,249 88 10.5
    $1,500-$1,999 100 12.0
    $2,000-$2,499 77 9.2
    Others 411 49.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 868 50.5
    Not in the labour force 428 24.9
    Employed, worked part-time 269 15.6
    Unemployed, looking for work 82 4.8
    Employed, away from work 73 4.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 125 10.3
    Professionals 269 22.2
    Technicians & trades workers 215 17.8
    Community & personal service workers 122 10.1
    Clerical & administrative workers 167 13.8
    Others 312 25.8
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 16 4.8
    Infants/Primary 88 26.7
    Secondary 67 20.3
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 47 14.2
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 102 30.9
    Others 10 3.0
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1135 61.7
    Flat, unit or apartment 534 29.0
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 139 7.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 30 1.6
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 3 0.2
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 456 50.1
    Being purchased 247 27.1
    Fully owned 199 21.8
    Other tenure type 9 1.0
    Tenure Type
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