Suburb Profile Report for Douglas QLD (4814)

Douglas House: Median price $368,000, Annual capital growth 0.09%, Number of sales 100, Weekly median advertised rent $350

Douglas Unit: Median price $247,500, Annual capital growth -2.61%, Number of sales 10, Weekly median advertised rent $300

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Source: CoreLogic RP Data
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Source: CoreLogic

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If you compare the increase in value of investment property in Douglas, 4814 to the rest of Australia, it performed poorly. The median increase in value, or capital gain property investors experienced for this QLD suburb was -5.64%.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Douglas,4814 has racked up an average of -5.64% over the period. This ranks it number 3682th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

Vendor discounting in Douglas is giving property investors an average Vendor Discount of around -7.38%. This puts suburb at number 292th in QLD when ranking the most discounted suburbs.

Situated 1107.06km from the CBD, Douglas is one of Townsville localities in the postcode 4814.

At number 1475th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Douglas, 4814 is in the BOTTOM 20% with a property value increase of -6.60% recorded in median house prices.

Taking the average capital gain, or increase in median house value, Douglas,4814 has racked up an average of -6.60% over the period. This ranks it number 1688th in the whole country for real estate investors looking at median house price increases.

The QLD suburb of Douglas, 4814 is in the Townsville local government area.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$368,000 $247,500
0.82% 0.81%
-5.64% -6.60%
0.09% -2.61%
$350 $300
100 10
4.95% 6.30%
81.32 N/A

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Balanced (H), Below average (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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