Suburb Profile Report for South Townsville QLD (4810)

South Townsville House: Median price $325,000, Annual capital growth 2.13%, Number of sales 37, Weekly median advertised rent $325

South Townsville Unit: Median price $365,100, Annual capital growth 3.82%, Number of sales 25, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 3644th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, South Townsville, 4810 is in the BOTTOM 20% with a property value increase of -7.14% recorded in median house prices.

If we look at median property appreciation over just the last three months, South Townsville has given property investors a paper return of -5.80%. This puts Suburb as 774 on a list of fastest fasting appreciating suburbs in QLD

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that South Townsville is offering property investors an average of -7.23. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 127th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

With the median price for a house in South Townsville being $325000 and the advertised rent reaching $325 the gross rental yield for property investors calculates out to be 5.20%

QLD has seen average median house prices change by 1.23% which means that South Townsville, 4810 has done well for property investors by showing a capital gain of -29.65% over the last year

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, South Townsville,4810 has racked up an average of -29.65% over the period. This ranks it number 1390th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property buyers and investors in South Townsville 4810 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -5.10% . This means that South Townsville is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

In the last year 25 properties changed hands in South Townsville, which puts it as the 267th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

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

HOUSE UNIT
$325,000 $365,100
-5.80% -5.17%
-7.14% -29.65%
2.13% 3.82%
$325 $330
37 25
5.20% 4.70%
101.24 130.17

Source: CoreLogic

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