Pinkenba Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Pinkenba (4008) is a suburb of Brisbane, Northern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 12 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Pinkenba is in the federal electorate of Lilley.

In the 2011 census the population of Pinkenba was 350 and is comprised of approximately 42.9% females and 57.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Pinkenba is 42 years of age.

63.6% of people living in the suburb of Pinkenba were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.0% New Zealand, 8.0% Iran, 3.1% England, 2.6% Italy, 1.1% India, 1.1% South Africa, 1.1% Philippines, 1.1% Papua New Guinea.

78.0% of people living in Pinkenba speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 14.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.0% Cantonese, 1.7% Italian, 0.9% Assyrian, 0.9% Other, 0.9% Arabic, 0.9% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Pinkenba is 22.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 22.2% No religion, 19.9% Catholic, 16.5% Anglican, 5.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.0% Lutheran, 3.7% Uniting Church, 1.7% Hinduism, 1.4% Other religious affiliation , 0.9% Eastern Orthodox.

35.4% of people are married, 39.1% have never married and 12.9% are divorced and 5.8% are separated. There are 20 widowed people living in Pinkenba.

65.7% of the people living in Pinkenba over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 18.6% are working on a part time basis. Pinkenba has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Pinkenba are 22.0% Labourers, 21.3% Technicians & trades workers, 13.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 12.2% Managers, 11.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.1% Professionals, 5.5% Sales workers, 5.5% Community & personal service workers.

The main industries people from Pinkenba work in are 17.2% Transport, postal and warehousing, 14.7% Construction, 9.8% Manufacturing, 7.4% Education and training, 7.4% Accommodation and food services, 6.7% Retail trade, 6.1% Administrative and support services, 5.5% Public administration and safety, 5.5% Health care and social assistance.

36.0% of homes are fully owned, and 23.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 40.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $668 per week and the median household income is $1077 per week.

The median rent in Pinkenba is $270 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1356 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Pinkenba postcode 4008

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