Suburb Profile Report for Douglas QLD (4814)

Douglas House: Median price $350,000, Annual capital growth -1.56%, Number of sales 106, Weekly median advertised rent $380

Douglas Unit: Median price $222,500, Annual capital growth -0.31%, Number of sales 19, Weekly median advertised rent $343

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

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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Giving property investors a an average capital gain of -0.71% for the last year, Douglas, 4814 is the 2283th highest performer in Australia in this respect.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Douglas comes in at number 731th in QLD.

State is the 3rd most discounted Australian state or territory in this month’s figures with an average Vendor Discount of -6.78% offered to property buyers. Sellers in Douglas itself are offering an average vendor discount of -5.60% to real estate investors.

Situated 1109.43km from the CBD, Douglas is one of Townsville (C) localities in the postcode 4814.

At number 1363th 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 -12.79% recorded in median house prices.

Often selling an investment property can take time, and in Douglas the average time real estate has been on the market is 74.5 days.

Advertised rents are around the $342.5 mark per week – giving a return of 8.00% based on the median price in Suburb

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$350,000 $222,500
0.00% -7.29%
-0.71% -12.79%
-1.56% -0.31%
$380 $343
106 19
5.65% 8.00%
52.3294117647059 74.5

Source: Monthly data update for May 2020 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Feb 2020. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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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