Torquay QLD, 4655

Torquay Real Estate: Suburb Profile

Whether you're buying, renting, or investing in Torquay, QLD 4655, it is a good first step to understand whether the area is a worthwhile consideration. The Homes.com.au suburb profile provides the statistics on Torquay property prices, demographics & market trends so we can enable you to be informed regarding your future property purchase.

If you're considering a move to Torquay, continue reading for a brief history lesson to discover the fantastic lifestyle and what the suburb has to offer.

Overview Torquay is a coastal suburb within Hervey Bay, belonging to the local government area of Fraser Coast. The suburb is relatively small, covering only 4.7 square kilometres of land. Still, it is one of the five coastal suburbs in Hervey Bay primarily used as a housing estate. It had a total population of 59,546 inhabitants in the 2016 national census.

Living in Torquay Torquay is the dream destination for people who enjoy aquatic adventures and underwater explorations. The beach is blissfully calm, ideal for water activities like canoeing, skiing, and sailing. The town has plenty of boardwalks where people can go for afternoon strolls and is also a popular fishing spot among visitors. Apart from these amenities, Torquay also houses facilities for basic needs such as local shopping centres, gyms, and al fresco dining restaurants. Primary schools are available in the area too, while the nearest secondary school is in its neighbouring town, Urangan.

History of Torquay The origin of Torquay’s name is believed to be the Kabi language word ‘dhakki’, a shortened version of ‘dhakki-talbur’ which means a place of short stones or a rocky reef stone. The town is among the original five coastal villages that now comprise the City of Hervey Bay. It was officially declared as a town on February 18, 1984.

Find out more about the Torquay real estate market by making a connection with an expert Torquay real estate agent using our find agent page.

Real Estate Torquay, 4655 Statistics

52yrs

Torquay
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

Torquay Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$870,000
Apartments / Units$576,000
Townhouses$146,000

Properties in Torquay QLD, 4655

Busy Bees at Fraser CoastHervey Bay Family Day Care SchemeGin Gin Family Day Care SchemeAussie Kindies Early Learning TorquayTorquay Kids Early Learning CentreHelping Hands TorquaySandy Strait State SchoolTorquay State School

Agents in Torquay QLD, 4655

Sale By Home Owner
S
Sale By Home Owner

Sale by home owner

For Sale by Owner
F
For Sale by Owner

For Sale By Owner (QLD)

Chris Couper & Associates
C
Chris Couper & Associates

Chris Couper

One Realty Maryborough
Property Agent Greg Caulley
One Realty Maryborough

Greg Caulley

Sales representative
One Realty Maryborough
Property Agent John Ivey
One Realty Maryborough

John Ivey

Sales representative
CENTURY 21 at The Pier
Property Agent Ed Hollingworth
CENTURY 21 at The Pier

Ed Hollingworth

Licensed Agent
Prime Agents Hervey Bay
Property Agent Stacey Pyne
Prime Agents Hervey Bay

Stacey Pyne

Prime Agents Hervey Bay
Property Agent Ash Heckels
Prime Agents Hervey Bay

Ash Heckels

Sales representative
Vicki Squires Realty
Property Agent Vicki Squires
Vicki Squires Realty

Vicki Squires

Principal
For Sale by Owner
F
For Sale by Owner

For Sale By Owner (RD)

Agencies in Torquay QLD, 4655

@Realty - Featured

@Realty - Featured

Surfers Paradise

50 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise QLD
For Sale by Owner

For Sale by Owner

Balaclava

Suite 3,19 Suite 1 19 William Street, Balaclava VIC
Oxbridge

Oxbridge

Milton

1/16 McDougall Street, Milton QLD
Sale By Home Owner

Sale By Home Owner

Brisbane City

GPO Box 2002, Brisbane City QLD
No Agent Property

No Agent Property

Brighton East

Suite 1a, 608 Hawthorn Road, Brighton East VIC
The Onsite Manager

The Onsite Manager

Hendra

40 School Street, Hendra QLD
One Realty Maryborough

One Realty Maryborough

Maryborough

122 Adelaide Street, Maryborough QLD
Blue Moon Property

Blue Moon Property

Sippy Downs

11/1 Scholars Drive, Sippy Downs QLD
Prime Agents Hervey Bay

Prime Agents Hervey Bay

Pialba

4/6 Liuzzi Street,, Pialba QLD
Ray White Maryborough

Ray White Maryborough

Maryborough

361 Kent St, Maryborough QLD

Have you considered these similar suburbs?

Suburbs that share similar property features and demographic characteristics within a 20km radius, ranked from most to least similar.

Bellara

QLD 4507

Sandstone Point

QLD 4511

Little Mountain

QLD 4551

Landsborough

QLD 4550

Coombabah

QLD 4216

Torquay

QLD 4655

Yandina

QLD 4561

Thorneside

QLD 4158

Burnett Heads

QLD 4670

Carrara

QLD 4211

Surrounding Suburbs

Get a sense of the area through these surrounding suburbs.
What is the Torquay, QLD postcode? The postcode for Torquay, QLD is **4655**
What supermarkets are there in Torquay (Qld)? Spar.
What restaurants are there in Torquay (Qld)? Santini Pizza E Cucina, Tandoori Taste, Coast, China World, Gringo's, Peppers, Tres Salsas.
What are the most common nationalities? The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Scottish, Irish, German, Italian.
What's the size of Torquay (Qld)? Torquay (Qld) is 4.33 square kilometres and has a population of 1558.
Copyright © 2021 Homes.com.au Limited. All rights reserved.