Suburb Profile Report for Port Douglas QLD (4877)

Port Douglas House: Median price $775,000, Annual capital growth 5.61%, Number of sales 97, Weekly median advertised rent $550

Port Douglas Unit: Median price $261,000, Annual capital growth 3.06%, Number of sales 299, Weekly median advertised rent $330

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

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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With a capital gain of 37.66% for the last 12 months, Port Douglas, 4877 has performed for property investments than its average annual 5.61% property growth over the last 5 years.

Over the longer term, Port Douglas has seen property prices show investors a 30.31% return over the last 3 years. This is an improvement over the last 12 months

At number 74th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Port Douglas is in the bottom 10% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

Residents and property investors in Port Douglas have been waiting around 125.327 days to sell a property.

At number 1153th in the list of Australian suburbs ordered by increase in median house value over the last year, Port Douglas, 4877 is in the BOTTOM 30% with a property value increase of 2.35% recorded in median house prices.

When looking at the potential capital gains offered to property investors over the last 3 years, Port Douglas comes in at number 51th in QLD.

At number 59th of QLD’s most discounted properties, Port Douglas is in the bottom 30% of the state/territory when listing in order of most discounted to least.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 24.92 sales per month, which equates to 299 per year.

Using the current median advertised rental of $330 and the average annual increase in value of a median property of 3.06%, investors should hope to achieve an overall return of 6.57%

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$775,000 $261,000
3.33% -3.33%
37.66% 2.35%
5.61% 3.06%
$550 $330
97 299
3.69% 6.57%
125.326923076923 118.18085106383

Source: Monthly data update for Sep 2021 as supplied by CoreLogic. Data is reported to the period ending Jun 2021. Please note that property sales data is routinely updated, so may change retrospectively.

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