Durack Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Durack (4077) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 14 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Durack is in the federal electorate of Oxley.

In the 2011 census the population of Durack was 6,177 and is comprised of approximately 51.6% females and 48.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Durack is 38 years of age.

54.5% of people living in the suburb of Durack were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 14.3% Vietnam, 3.9% New Zealand, 3.2% England, 1.5% Samoa, 1.4% Philippines, 1.3% India, 1.1% Fiji, 0.6% Scotland, 0.6% China , 0.6% Malaysia, 0.6% Germany, 0.5% Iraq, 0.4% Bangladesh, 0.4% Netherlands.

54.5% of people living in Durack speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 23.2% Vietnamese, 5.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.9% Other, 3.1% Samoan, 1.3% Arabic, 0.9% Spanish, 0.8% Tagalog, 0.7% Hindi, 0.6% Cantonese.

The religious makeup of Durack is 23.9% Catholic, 15.6% No religion, 13.8% Buddhism, 12.7% Anglican, 7.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.5% Uniting Church, 3.9% Islam, 3.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.5% Baptist, 2.4% Christian, nfd.

45.3% of people are married, 30.7% have never married and 10.1% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 527 widowed people living in Durack.

60.9% of the people living in Durack over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.2% are working on a part time basis. Durack has an unemployment rate of 8.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Durack are 16.1% Labourers, 15.0% Technicians & trades workers, 14.8% Professionals, 13.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.3% Community & personal service workers, 7.9% Sales workers, 7.7% Managers, 2.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Durack work in are 18.1% Manufacturing, 10.8% Health care and social assistance, 10.3% Retail trade, 7.1% Education and training, 6.9% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.6% Accommodation and food services, 5.6% Wholesale trade, 5.6% Construction, 5.2% Public administration and safety.

29.0% of homes are fully owned, and 30.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 24.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $476 per week and the median household income is $939 per week.

The median rent in Durack is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Durack postcode 4077

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