Gilston QLD, 4211

Gilston Real Estate: Suburb Profile

Searching Gilston, QLD 4211 for a new home? It's wise to understand if the area is suitable for you (and your family?). The Homes.com.au suburb profile aims to give you a better understanding of Gilston property prices, market trends & demographics so we can help you make informed decisions about your potential move to the suburb.

If you are making a move to Gilston, have a little read of our historical overview to discover more about the lifestyle and what makes this suburb so great.

Overview A rural Queensland suburb, Gilston is 14 km west of Gold Coast, a prominent tourist destination in Australia with world-class surfing beaches. Gilston began as a centre of timber collection and dairy farming before it was absorbed into the growing urban sprawl of the city of Gold Coast. It had a population of 2,459 at the 2016 census. Gilston is located on the northern fringe of Advancetown Lake, while the Nerang River forms its western boundary.

Living in Gilston The picturesque rural scenery is a key attraction for homebuyers in Gilston, which is very affordable. The shopping centres of Robina and Mudgeeraba are only a 5-minute drive, while the famed surfing beaches of Gold Coast are less than 15 minutes away. The area around Gilston holds many weekly farmer markets selling fresh products. Glades Resort Golf Course is positioned on the north-western periphery of Gilston. While the suburb has a few schools, nearby Nerang has an excellent high school.

History of Gilston The suburb was named Gilston after an English town with the same name. The Yugambeh were the original inhabitants of Gilston. Though the Europeans explored the area in the 1830s for the lucrative red cedar woods, settlements started in Gilston only in the 1860s. Soon, Gilston became a centre for dairying and timber in the Gold Coast region.

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Real Estate Gilston, 4211 Statistics

34yrs

Gilston
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

Gilston Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$810,000
Apartments / Units$435,000

Properties in Gilston QLD, 4211

Agents in Gilston QLD, 4211

Sale By Home Owner
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Sale By Home Owner

Sale by home owner

Triple One Group Pty Ltd
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Triple One Group Pty Ltd

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Sandra Sherratt

LJ Hooker Nerang
Property Agent Jane Doogan
LJ Hooker Nerang

Jane Doogan

Sales Associate
Ray White Robina
Property Agent Matt Micallef
Ray White Robina

Matt Micallef

Licensed Real Estate Agent
LJ Hooker Nerang
Property Agent Michael Folkard
LJ Hooker Nerang

Michael Folkard

Sales Associate
Ray White Helensvale
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Ray White Helensvale

Mick Wells

Sales Consultant
LJ Hooker Nerang
Property Agent Chris Pittaway
LJ Hooker Nerang

Chris Pittaway

Sales Manager
Harcourts Innovations
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Harcourts Innovations

Andrew Hudson

Principal
LJ Hooker Nerang
Property Agent Alex Hayes
LJ Hooker Nerang

Alex Hayes

Sales Associate

Agencies in Gilston QLD, 4211

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Surfers Paradise

50 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise QLD
Sale By Home Owner

Sale By Home Owner

Brisbane City

GPO Box 2002, Brisbane City QLD
LJ Hooker Nerang

LJ Hooker Nerang

Nerang

2-4 New Street, Nerang QLD
Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Triple One Group Pty Ltd

Brisbane

Suite 626 12B / 198 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD
Ray White Robina

Ray White Robina

Robina

29 / 86 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina QLD
LJ Hooker Palm Beach

LJ Hooker Palm Beach

Palm Beach

Shop 2 10 Fifth Avenue, Palm Beach QLD
McGrath Surfers Paradise

McGrath Surfers Paradise

Southport

115 Ferry Rd, Southport QLD
Ray White Helensvale

Ray White Helensvale

Helensvale

Shop 1, Hollywood Plaza 34 Siganto Drive, Helensvale QLD
Lucy Cole Prestige Properties

Lucy Cole Prestige Properties

Broadbeach

Shop 112 89 Surf Parade, Broadbeach QLD
Investment Real Estate

Investment Real Estate

Varsity Lakes

194 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes QLD

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What's the size of Gilston? Gilston is 9.48 square kilometres and has a population of 650.
What's the postcode for Gilston, QLD? The postcode for Gilston, QLD is **4211**
What are the most common nationalities? The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Irish, Scottish, German, NZ.
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