Suburb Profile Report for West End QLD (4810)

West End House: Median price $330,000, Annual capital growth -0.05%, Number of sales 48, Weekly median advertised rent $300

West End Unit: Median price $178,000, Annual capital growth -2.38%, Number of sales 30, Weekly median advertised rent $240

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

Source: CoreLogic

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At number 4022th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, West End, 4810 is in the BOTTOM 10% with a property value increase of -15.38% recorded in median house prices.

While West End,4810 ranked number 457th in QLD for increase in median house value (annualised) increase, it is ranked 662th over the last 5 years.

LACK OF BUYER INTEREST may well be the reason that West End is offering property investors an average of -6.86. This rate of discount on properties puts Suburb at number 79th in terms of most discounted suburbs in QLD

On average over the past year, suburb has had 4.00 sales per month, which equates to 48 per year.

Advertised rents are around the $300 mark per week – giving a return of 4.73% based on the median price in Suburb

Giving property investors a a stable capital gain of 7.88% for the last year, West End, 4810 is the 613th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

Across a shorter period, West End, 4810 has seen a median price increase of -1.11% over the last quarter.

Vendor discounting in West End is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -13.49%. This puts suburb at number 5th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

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

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$330,000 $178,000
0.00% -1.11%
-15.38% 7.88%
-0.05% -2.38%
$300 $240
48 30
4.73% 7.01%
63.46 97.57

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (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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