DemographicsDouglas (Townsville - Qld) is approximately 8.8 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Douglas (Townsville - Qld) was 7744. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Douglas (Townsville - Qld) are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $150 to $299 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $350 to $449.
DescriptionDouglas is a suburb of Townsville, Queensland, Australia south of the Ross River and west of the city centre. Though mainly residential, Douglas does contain James Cook University and the Townsville Hospital. The suburb of Douglas is also known due to the Douglas Arterial Road which is a thoroughfare single-carriageway motorway through the suburb, also the first stage of the Townsville Ring Road. Douglas is in the middle of a residential boom, with student accommodation expansion projects at James Cook University and also the establishment of two Housing estates in close proximity.