Suburb Profile Report for Townsville City QLD (4810)

Townsville City Unit: Median price $400,000, Annual capital growth 1.36%, Number of sales 77, Weekly median advertised rent $365

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 9.14% for the last year, Townsville City, 4810 is the 497th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

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

Property buyers and investors in Townsville City 4810 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -7.26% . This means that Townsville City is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 6.42 sales per month, which equates to 77 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $365 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 1.36%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 4.75%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
N/A $400,000
N/A 12.68%
N/A 9.14%
N/A 1.36%
N/A $365
N/A 77
N/A 4.75%
N/A 109.57

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (U), Balanced (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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