Suburb Profile Report for Townsville City QLD (4810)

Townsville City Unit: Median price $352,500, Annual capital growth 0.03%, Number of sales 75, Weekly median advertised rent $380

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Over the last year, property investments in Townsville City, 4810 have given investors a capital gain of -17.06%. This compares very badly with the 0.77% for QLD as a whole.

Townsville City,4810 has offered an average of -17.06% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Property investors looking for a bargain in Townsville City should be aiming for at least -7.82% off the asking price, which is the average vendor discount being achieved at the moment.

Townsville City is 148th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 5.61% return

HOUSE UNIT
N/A $352,500
N/A -3.42%
N/A -17.06%
N/A 0.03%
N/A $380
N/A 75
N/A 5.61%
N/A 93.34

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Below average (H)
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Demographics
Total population 2500
Median household income ($/weekly) 1785
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 292 11.7
    25-34 years 557 22.3
    35-44 years 359 14.4
    45-54 years 359 14.4
    55-64 years 341 13.6
    Others 592 23.7
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 805 50.0
    Registered Married 576 35.8
    Defacto Relationship 228 14.2
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1582 75.4
    Papua New Guinea 96 4.6
    Philippines 30 1.4
    United Kingdom 121 5.8
    Other 103 4.9
    Others 166 7.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 26 1.3
    Christianity 1358 66.9
    Hinduism 16 0.8
    Islam 12 0.6
    No Religion 610 30.0
    Others 9 0.4
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 82 10.1
    $1,250-$1,499 72 8.8
    $1,500-$1,999 112 13.7
    $2,000-$2,499 83 10.2
    $2,500-$2,999 122 15.0
    Others 344 42.2
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1076 56.2
    Not in the labour force 393 20.5
    Employed, worked part-time 276 14.4
    Unemployed, looking for work 91 4.8
    Employed, away from work 78 4.1
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 243 17.0
    Professionals 405 28.3
    Technicians & trades workers 157 11.0
    Community & personal service workers 209 14.6
    Clerical & administrative workers 178 12.4
    Others 238 16.6
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 10 3.0
    Infants/Primary 83 25.0
    Secondary 65 19.6
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 45 13.6
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 122 36.7
    Others 7 2.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 1365 74.9
    Separate house 367 20.1
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 57 3.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 34 1.9
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 545 58.2
    Fully owned 197 21.0
    Being purchased 191 20.4
    Other tenure type 3 0.3
    Tenure Type
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