Suburb Profile Report for Douglas QLD (4814)

Douglas House: Median price $361,750, Annual capital growth -0.24%, Number of sales 96, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Douglas Unit: Median price $250,000, Annual capital growth -2.72%, Number of sales 11, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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

Source: CoreLogic

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Douglas is in the bottom 20% in QLD when comparing median price capital growth over the last year. Douglas gave property investors a dismal capital gain figure when compared to the rest of the state, with -5.55%.

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

At number 347th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Douglas is in the middle of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Over the last year, property investments in Douglas, 4814 have given investors a capital gain of -5.66%. This compares badly with the 0.29% for QLD as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Douglas,4814 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -25.79% across each of those five years.

Douglas4814 is located in QLD which offers an average discount of -5.98% to property investors. Douglas itself is showing figures that indicate -4.18% is the average achievable by property buyers investing in the suburb.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$361,750 $250,000
0.21% 1.01%
-5.55% -5.66%
-0.24% -2.72%
$350 $300
96 11
5.03% 6.24%
73.3 53.81

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Balanced (U)
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Demographics
Total population 7184
Median household income ($/weekly) 1798
Median age of persons 24
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 2167
Average household size 2.8
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    5-14 years 745 10.4
    15-19 years 1024 14.3
    20-24 years 1438 20.0
    25-34 years 1245 17.3
    35-44 years 922 12.8
    Others 1810 25.2
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1898 43.3
    Registered Married 1890 43.1
    Defacto Relationship 598 13.6
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 5251 77.7
    Indonesia 205 3.0
    Papua New Guinea 149 2.2
    United Kingdom 263 3.9
    Other 327 4.8
    Others 561 8.3
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 121 1.9
    Christianity 4396 67.5
    Hinduism 141 2.2
    Islam 93 1.4
    No Religion 1706 26.2
    Others 60 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $1,000-$1,249 154 8.7
    $1,250-$1,499 148 8.4
    $1,500-$1,999 293 16.6
    $2,000-$2,499 257 14.5
    $2,500-$2,999 237 13.4
    Others 679 38.4
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 2274 41.0
    Not in the labour force 1521 27.4
    Employed, worked part-time 1170 21.1
    Employed, away from work 294 5.3
    Unemployed, looking for work 286 5.2
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Professionals 1014 27.1
    Technicians & trades workers 435 11.6
    Community & personal service workers 600 16.0
    Clerical & administrative workers 457 12.2
    Sales 441 11.8
    Others 793 21.2
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Pre-school 103 3.6
    Infants/Primary 544 18.8
    Secondary 294 10.1
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 120 4.1
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 1805 62.3
    Others 32 1.1
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 5329 92.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 351 6.1
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 90 1.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Improvised home, tent, sleepers out 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1088 52.9
    Being purchased 670 32.6
    Fully owned 298 14.5
    Other tenure type 0 0.0
    Tenure Type
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