Stockleigh Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Stockleigh (4280) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 35 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Stockleigh is in the federal electorate of Wright.

In the 2011 census the population of Stockleigh was 695 and is comprised of approximately 48.8% females and 51.2% males.

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

77.3% of people living in the suburb of Stockleigh were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.5% England, 5.0% New Zealand, 1.9% Germany, 1.2% Ireland, 0.9% Pakistan, 0.7% China , 0.6% South Eastern Europe, nfd, 0.6% Thailand, 0.6% Scotland, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Netherlands.

90.1% of people living in Stockleigh speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.0% German, 1.0% Urdu, 0.9% Other, 0.4% Hungarian, 0.4% Cantonese, 0.4% Greek, 0.4% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Stockleigh is 26.5% Anglican, 20.1% No religion, 16.7% Catholic, 7.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.3% Lutheran, 4.9% Uniting Church, 4.7% Christian, nfd, 3.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.0% Baptist, 1.0% Islam.

53.1% of people are married, 30.5% have never married and 9.3% are divorced and 4.5% are separated. There are 14 widowed people living in Stockleigh.

62.7% of the people living in Stockleigh over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.1% are working on a part time basis. Stockleigh has an unemployment rate of 2.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Stockleigh are 16.6% Technicians & trades workers, 13.9% Managers, 13.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.3% Labourers, 12.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.7% Sales workers, 9.1% Professionals, 7.8% Community & personal service workers, 3.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Stockleigh work in are 14.2% Construction, 11.2% Manufacturing, 10.6% Retail trade, 7.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.7% Inadequately described/Not stated, 5.4% Other services, 5.2% Health care and social assistance, 4.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.9% Public administration and safety.

31.4% of homes are fully owned, and 47.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 19.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $589 per week and the median household income is $1388 per week.

The median rent in Stockleigh is $240 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1972 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Stockleigh postcode 4280

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