Toorbul Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Toorbul (4510) is a suburb of Brisbane, Outer Northern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 49 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Toorbul is in the federal electorate of Longman.

In the 2011 census the population of Toorbul was 877 and is comprised of approximately 47.2% females and 52.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Toorbul is 53 years of age.

80.4% of people living in the suburb of Toorbul were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.3% England, 1.6% New Zealand, 0.9% Papua New Guinea, 0.7% Scotland, 0.5% Ireland.

88.0% of people living in Toorbul speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 10.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Other, 0.7% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Toorbul is 23.5% Anglican, 20.2% No religion, 16.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 14.3% Catholic, 8.9% Uniting Church, 5.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.5% Lutheran, 1.9% Baptist, 1.4% Christian, nfd, 1.0% Other religious affiliation .

47.2% of people are married, 24.6% have never married and 13.6% are divorced and 4.4% are separated. There are 80 widowed people living in Toorbul.

57.1% of the people living in Toorbul over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.2% are working on a part time basis. Toorbul has an unemployment rate of 7.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Toorbul are 19.7% Technicians & trades workers, 17.2% Labourers, 14.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.0% Managers, 8.7% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Sales workers, 8.4% Professionals, 2.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Toorbul work in are 14.5% Manufacturing, 12.9% Construction, 11.3% Health care and social assistance, 8.7% Retail trade, 5.8% Public administration and safety, 5.8% Accommodation and food services, 5.5% Wholesale trade, 5.1% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.2% Professional, scientific and technical services.

48.2% of homes are fully owned, and 26.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $442 per week and the median household income is $792 per week.

The median rent in Toorbul is $260 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1517 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Toorbul postcode 4510

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