Suburb Profile Report for West End QLD (4810)

West End House: Median price $332,000, Annual capital growth 0.78%, Number of sales 43, Weekly median advertised rent $300

West End Unit: Median price $207,500, Annual capital growth 1.13%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $240

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Property value increases in West End have tracked lower than the QLD average of 2.51% over the last 12 months.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, West End,4810 has racked up an average of -11.94% over the period. This ranks it number 3923th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Property buyers and investors in West End 4810 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -10.38% . This means that West End is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

West End, 4810’s gross rental yield is 4.70%

Property investors who have had real estate in West End, 4810 should be pleased with this QLD suburb’s performance compared to the rest of the country. Over the last year it has seen median house prices increase in value by 14.01%

West End,4810 was ranked 27 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

Sellers are offering property buyers an average discount of -17.41% to buyers in West End at the moment, which is less than average for the rest of QLD.

Situated 1109.43km from the CBD, West End is one of Townsville localities in the postcode 4810.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$332,000 $207,500
-1.19% 18.57%
-11.94% 14.01%
0.78% 1.13%
$300 $240
43 26
4.70% 6.01%
70.15 106.7

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 4241
Median household income ($/weekly) 1116
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 405 9.5
    25-34 years 826 19.5
    35-44 years 622 14.7
    45-54 years 642 15.1
    55-64 years 470 11.1
    Others 1276 30.1
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1585 52.6
    Registered Married 976 32.4
    Defacto Relationship 455 15.1
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 3097 82.0
    Papua New Guinea 137 3.6
    United Kingdom 175 4.6
    United States of America 45 1.2
    Other 125 3.3
    Others 199 5.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 48 1.3
    Christianity 2476 68.6
    Islam 8 0.2
    Other Religious Groups 29 0.8
    No Religion 1038 28.8
    Others 11 0.3
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 161 9.9
    $600-$799 151 9.3
    $800-$999 173 10.7
    $1,000-$1,249 179 11.1
    $1,500-$1,999 203 12.5
    Others 752 46.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1511 46.9
    Not in the labour force 885 27.5
    Employed, worked part-time 522 16.2
    Employed, away from work 152 4.7
    Unemployed, looking for work 151 4.7
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 492 22.5
    Technicians & trades workers 329 15.1
    Community & personal service workers 249 11.4
    Clerical & administrative workers 296 13.5
    Labourers 232 10.6
    Others 587 26.9
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 257 34.8
    Secondary 148 20.0
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 81 11.0
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 201 27.2
    Other type of educational institution 28 3.8
    Others 24 3.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 2168 58.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 1184 31.9
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 335 9.0
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 27 0.7
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 907 52.5
    Being purchased 490 28.4
    Fully owned 322 18.6
    Other tenure type 8 0.5
    Tenure Type
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