Suburb Profile Report for Cairns North QLD (4870)

Cairns North House: Median price $425,000, Annual capital growth 4.22%, Number of sales 26, Weekly median advertised rent $360

Cairns North Unit: Median price $214,500, Annual capital growth -0.11%, Number of sales 188, Weekly median advertised rent $320

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Source: RP Data
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Cairns North, 4870 ranked 565th in QLD when comparing growth in median property values or capital gain over the last 12 months. Cairns North is one of 2408 in our list for QLD

Across a shorter period, Cairns North, 4870 has seen a median price increase of -1.16% over the last quarter.

Cairns North, 4870 is offering QLD ‘s 254th most discounted properties when looking at the average discount being offered by vendors. This puts it in the TOP 40% of discounts offered by this QLD.

At number 1321th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Cairns North, 4870 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of -2.50% recorded in median house prices.

Cairns North,4870 has offered an average of -2.50% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

The most recent median price for Cairns North is $214500, with sellers offering an average of -8.42% off the asking price.

In the last year 188 properties changed hands in Cairns North, which puts it as the 38th most active market in QLD when comparing the number of sales per suburb.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $3840 per annum or $320 every week.

HOUSE UNIT
$425,000 $214,500
-1.16% -4.67%
1.19% -2.50%
13.33% -6.74%
15.65% -24.74%
4.22% -0.11%
$360 $320
26 188
4.40% 7.76%
47.78 96.3
Source: RP Data
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Demographics
Total population 4444
Median household income ($/weekly) 1026
Median age of persons 35
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1733
Average household size 1.9
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 504 11.3
    25-34 years 1042 23.5
    35-44 years 688 15.5
    45-54 years 656 14.8
    55-64 years 492 11.1
    Others 1060 23.9
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 1732 57.9
    Registered Married 770 25.8
    Defacto Relationship 487 16.3
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 2348 61.9
    Indonesia 118 3.1
    Papua New Guinea 207 5.5
    United Kingdom 260 6.9
    Other 308 8.1
    Others 554 14.6
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 150 4.2
    Christianity 2051 57.0
    Hinduism 81 2.2
    Other Religious Groups 61 1.7
    No Religion 1225 34.0
    Others 33 0.9
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 166 10.0
    $600-$799 202 12.1
    $800-$999 173 10.4
    $1,000-$1,249 183 11.0
    $1,500-$1,999 222 13.3
    Others 717 43.1
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1536 45.3
    Not in the labour force 926 27.3
    Employed, worked part-time 578 17.1
    Unemployed, looking for work 214 6.3
    Employed, away from work 136 4.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 224 9.9
    Professionals 546 24.2
    Technicians & trades workers 305 13.5
    Community & personal service workers 342 15.2
    Clerical & administrative workers 260 11.5
    Others 575 25.5
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 172 24.5
    Secondary 128 18.2
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 111 15.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 211 30.1
    Other type of educational institution 46 6.6
    Others 34 4.8
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Flat, unit or apartment 2320 66.4
    Separate house 851 24.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 303 8.7
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 20 0.6
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 0 0.0
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 1238 68.9
    Being purchased 322 17.9
    Fully owned 230 12.8
    Other tenure type 6 0.3
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
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