Stuart Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Stuart (4811) is a suburb of Northern, Townsville, Queensland. It is about 1101 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Stuart is in the federal electorates of Dawson, Kennedy.

In the 2011 census the population of Stuart was 1,051 and is comprised of approximately 34.1% females and 65.9% males.

The median/average age of the people in Stuart is 33 years of age.

89.3% of people living in the suburb of Stuart were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.8% England, 1.7% New Zealand, 0.9% Philippines, 0.5% Germany, 0.5% Scotland, 0.4% Hungary, 0.4% Malaysia, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.4% Indonesia.

57.8% of people living in Stuart speak Language spoken at home not stated. The other top languages spoken are 40.0% English only, 0.6% Russian, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.5% Other, 0.3% Filipino , 0.3% Indonesian.

The religious makeup of Stuart is 59.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 11.4% Catholic, 9.5% No religion, 9.5% Anglican, 3.0% Uniting Church, 1.4% Christian, nfd, 1.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.0% Islam, 0.7% Salvation Army, 0.5% Other religious affiliation .

36.5% of people are married, 50.4% have never married and 5.4% are divorced and 4.7% are separated. There are 29 widowed people living in Stuart.

66.5% of the people living in Stuart over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 20.0% are working on a part time basis. Stuart has an unemployment rate of 7.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Stuart are 22.7% Technicians & trades workers, 17.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 14.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.6% Labourers, 9.9% Community & personal service workers, 9.5% Professionals, 7.4% Managers, 4.1% Sales workers, 1.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Stuart work in are 14.9% Manufacturing, 10.9% Health care and social assistance, 10.1% Accommodation and food services, 8.9% Public administration and safety, 8.9% Construction, 8.1% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.0% Other services, 5.2% Education and training, 4.8% Mining.

26.9% of homes are fully owned, and 38.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 30.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $592 per week and the median household income is $1141 per week.

The median rent in Stuart is $220 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Stuart postcode 4811

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