Suburb Profile Report for Port Douglas QLD (4877)

Port Douglas House: Median price $504,500, Annual capital growth -0.31%, Number of sales 47, Weekly median advertised rent $450

Port Douglas Unit: Median price $230,000, Annual capital growth -3.37%, Number of sales 262, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: CoreLogic

  • House Report
  • Unit Report

Investment property in Port Douglas has done poorly for investors when compared to the country as a whole over the last 12 months, with an increase in the median house price of -5.70%

Port Douglas,4877 was ranked 2823 in Australia by increase in median property value over the quarter.

The most recent median price for Port Douglas is $504500, with sellers offering an average of -8.92% off the asking price.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Port Douglas the average time real estate has been on the market is 109.16 days.

The QLD suburb of Port Douglas, 4877 is in the Douglas local government area.

Property value increases in Port Douglas have tracked just higher than the QLD average of 0.77% over the last 12 months.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Port Douglas comes in at number 252th in QLD.

Property buyers and investors in Port Douglas 4877 should be seeing an average reduction in asking price of around -7.66% . This means that Port Douglas is holding prices well when compared to other suburbs in QLD.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 21.83 sales per month, which equates to 262 per year.

Advertised rents are around the $330 mark per week – giving a return of 7.46% based on the median price in Suburb

HOUSE UNIT
$504,500 $230,000
-0.84% 4.55%
-5.70% 6.98%
-0.31% -3.37%
$450 $330
47 262
4.64% 7.46%
109.16 117.97

Source: CoreLogic

DSR Score for property investment : Below average (H), Balanced (U)
Find a mortgage broker in Port Douglas QLD
Demographics
Total population 3205
Median household income ($/weekly) 1068
Median age of persons 38
Median housing loan repayment ($/monthly) 1625
Average household size 2.1
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    20-24 years 270 8.4
    25-34 years 604 18.8
    35-44 years 499 15.6
    45-54 years 484 15.1
    55-64 years 465 14.5
    Others 884 27.6
    Age Group
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Not Married 947 44.2
    Registered Married 748 34.9
    Defacto Relationship 446 20.8
    Social Marital Status
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Australia 1913 69.1
    Greece 42 1.5
    Papua New Guinea 187 6.8
    United Kingdom 244 8.8
    Other 110 4.0
    Others 273 9.9
    Country of Birth
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Buddhism 59 2.3
    Christianity 1439 55.1
    Hinduism 17 0.7
    Other Religious Groups 22 0.8
    No Religion 1046 40.1
    Others 27 1.0
    Religious Affiliation
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    $400-$599 138 12.4
    $600-$799 133 11.9
    $800-$999 119 10.7
    $1,000-$1,249 126 11.3
    $1,500-$1,999 167 15.0
    Others 430 38.6
    Gross Household Income (Weekly)
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Employed, worked full-time 1184 48.7
    Employed, worked part-time 547 22.5
    Not in the labour force 530 21.8
    Employed, away from work 97 4.0
    Unemployed, looking for work 73 3.0
    Person Characteristics
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Managers 289 15.8
    Technicians & trades workers 277 15.1
    Community & personal service workers 335 18.3
    Sales 240 13.1
    Labourers 244 13.3
    Others 446 24.4
    Occupation
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Infants/Primary 149 38.7
    Secondary 88 22.9
    Technical or Further Educational Institution 53 13.8
    University or other Tertiary Institutions 53 13.8
    Other type of educational institution 22 5.7
    Others 20 5.2
    Type of Educational Institution Attending
  • Census Count Percent(%)
    Separate house 1242 47.4
    Flat, unit or apartment 691 26.4
    Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 614 23.5
    Caravan, cabin, houseboat 62 2.4
    House or flat attached to a shop, office 9 0.3
    Others 0 0.0
    Dwelling Structure
    Census Count Percent(%)
    Rented 664 55.2
    Being purchased 286 23.8
    Fully owned 243 20.2
    Other tenure type 9 0.7
    Tenure Type
Census 2011, ABS
Chart Table
Recent sales & rentals