Suburb Profile Report for South Townsville QLD (4810)

South Townsville House: Median price $326,000, Annual capital growth 2.41%, Number of sales 34, Weekly median advertised rent $325

South Townsville Unit: Median price $380,000, Annual capital growth 3.78%, Number of sales 27, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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With a capital gain of -9.44% for the last 12 months, South Townsville, 4810 has performed for property investments than its average annual 2.41% property growth over the last 5 years.

Data for the last quarter indicates that, in the short term at least, the capital value growth rate for property investors in South Townsville 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 South Townsville itself are offering an average vendor discount of -8.14% to real estate investors.

The QLD suburb of South Townsville, 4810 is in the Townsville local government area.

South Townsville is in the bottom 10% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. South Townsville gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -26.73%.

South Townsville,4810 was ranked 1389 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Property buyers and investors in South Townsville 4810 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -4.57% . This means that South Townsville is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

In the last year 27 properties changed hands in South Townsville, which puts it as the 259th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $3960 per annum or $330 every week.

HOUSE UNIT
$326,000 $380,000
-0.31% -3.18%
-9.44% -26.73%
2.41% 3.78%
$325 $330
34 27
5.18% 4.52%
88.7 125.11

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (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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