South Maclean Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

South Maclean (4280) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 36 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. South Maclean is in the federal electorate of Wright.

In the 2011 census the population of South Maclean was 1,255 and is comprised of approximately 50.1% females and 49.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of South Maclean is 40 years of age.

81.9% of people living in the suburb of South Maclean were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.9% England, 2.6% New Zealand, 1.0% Scotland, 1.0% Papua New Guinea, 0.6% Fiji, 0.6% Philippines, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% Denmark, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.3% Sweden, 0.3% Romania, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Switzerland, 0.2% Canada.

92.4% of people living in South Maclean speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% German, 0.7% Other, 0.5% Khmer, 0.4% Vietnamese, 0.3% French, 0.3% Italian, 0.3% Tagalog, 0.3% Maltese.

The religious makeup of South Maclean is 22.2% No religion, 21.9% Anglican, 19.5% Catholic, 8.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.7% Uniting Church, 4.2% Christian, nfd, 3.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.1% Baptist, 1.9% Pentecostal, 1.4% Other religious affiliation .

57.0% of people are married, 27.6% have never married and 8.7% are divorced and 3.5% are separated. There are 32 widowed people living in South Maclean.

60.1% of the people living in South Maclean over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.7% are working on a part time basis. South Maclean has an unemployment rate of 5.1%.

The main occupations of people living in South Maclean are 19.9% Technicians & trades workers, 17.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 12.3% Labourers, 10.1% Professionals, 9.2% Community & personal service workers, 9.2% Managers, 7.4% Sales workers, 0.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from South Maclean work in are 13.1% Manufacturing, 11.0% Construction, 9.1% Retail trade, 9.1% Transport, postal and warehousing, 8.5% Health care and social assistance, 6.8% Education and training, 6.6% Wholesale trade, 6.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.9% Public administration and safety.

31.5% of homes are fully owned, and 55.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $611 per week and the median household income is $1406 per week.

The median rent in South Maclean is $370 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1950 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for South Maclean postcode 4280

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