Suburb Profile Report for West End QLD (4810)

West End House: Median price $337,500, Annual capital growth -0.15%, Number of sales 50, Weekly median advertised rent $340

West End Unit: Median price $210,000, Annual capital growth -1.76%, Number of sales 33, Weekly median advertised rent $240

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

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Property value increases in West End have tracked just higher than the QLD average of 0.78% over the last 12 months.

A -4.93% growth in median value for property investors in West End,4810 puts this suburb at number 117th in terms of best performing suburbs in QLD

When looking to buy, or assessing what properties are really achieving at sale, it's essential for property investors to take into account what discounts are being offered in West End, 4810. Typically our figures indicate that -8.60% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 651th most discounted overall in Australia.

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

Over the last year, property investments in West End, 4810 have given investors a capital gain of -23.91%. This compares very badly with the -0.57% for QLD as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for West End,4810 has given property investors a potential capital gain of -13.58% across each of those five years.

At number 9th of QLD’s most discounted properties, West End is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

At number 1025 in a list of fastest selling suburbs, West End is in the bottom 30% of suburbs in Australia with an average of days on market 99.52 for properties listed there.

Renters in Suburb are facing rents around $12480 per annum or $240 every week.

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$337,500 $210,000
4.01% 2.44%
1.50% -23.91%
-0.15% -1.76%
$340 $240
50 33
5.24% 5.94%
75.2424242424243 99.52

Source: Monthly data update for Nov 2019 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Aug 2019. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

DSR Score for property investment : Above average (H), Above average (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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