Suburb Profile Report for Port Douglas QLD (4877)

Port Douglas House: Median price $680,000, Annual capital growth 4.39%, Number of sales 56, Weekly median advertised rent $498

Port Douglas Unit: Median price $225,000, Annual capital growth 0.90%, Number of sales 195, Weekly median advertised rent $360

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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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Over the last year, property investments in Port Douglas, 4877 have given investors a capital gain of 12.40%. This compares very favourably with the 0.78% for QLD as a whole.

The five-year average increase in median property values for Port Douglas,4877 has given property investors a potential capital gain of 33.99% across each of those five years.

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 Port Douglas, 4877. Typically our figures indicate that -10.57% is being offered, which puts this QLD suburb at 204th most discounted overall in Australia.

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

Over the last year, property investments in Port Douglas, 4877 have given investors a capital gain of 1.12%. This compares favourably with the -0.57% for QLD as a whole.

Port Douglas,4877 has offered an average of 1.12% return per annum in house price rises to property investors over the last three years.

Port Douglas, 4877 is offering QLD ‘s 72th 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.

On average over the past year, suburb has had 16.25 sales per month, which equates to 195 per year.

Port Douglas is 14th on a list of best yielding suburbs for rents in QLD with a 8.32% return

Metrics i HOUSE UNIT
$680,000 $225,000
7.94% 0.00%
12.40% 1.12%
4.39% 0.90%
$498 $360
56 195
3.80% 8.32%
128.391304347826 105.645161290323

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 : Balanced (U), Below average (H)
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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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