Dundowran Beach Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Dundowran Beach (4655) is a suburb of Central Coast, Bundaberg & Wide Bay, Queensland. It is about 246 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Dundowran Beach is in the federal electorate of Hinkler.

In the 2011 census the population of Dundowran Beach was 1,769 and is comprised of approximately 49.2% females and 50.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Dundowran Beach is 48 years of age.

73.8% of people living in the suburb of Dundowran Beach were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.9% England, 3.2% New Zealand, 1.5% South Africa, 1.0% Germany, 0.9% Scotland, 0.8% Netherlands, 0.7% Canada, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% Malta, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.4% Philippines, 0.3% New Caledonia, 0.3% Nigeria, 0.3% Finland.

92.0% of people living in Dundowran Beach speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Other, 0.9% German, 0.5% Dutch, 0.4% French, 0.2% Japanese, 0.2% Australian Indigenous Languages , 0.2% Portuguese, 0.2% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Dundowran Beach is 25.3% Anglican, 22.3% Catholic, 21.0% No religion, 7.3% Uniting Church, 7.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.1% Baptist, 2.7% Lutheran, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Pentecostal.

69.1% of people are married, 18.3% have never married and 7.1% are divorced and 1.6% are separated. There are 57 widowed people living in Dundowran Beach.

52.7% of the people living in Dundowran Beach over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.5% are working on a part time basis. Dundowran Beach has an unemployment rate of 7.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Dundowran Beach are 19.4% Professionals, 15.6% Technicians & trades workers, 14.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.8% Managers, 12.7% Sales workers, 10.6% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Labourers, 4.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Dundowran Beach work in are 17.1% Construction, 15.1% Health care and social assistance, 12.2% Retail trade, 8.7% Education and training, 5.9% Accommodation and food services, 5.7% Public administration and safety, 5.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.6% Other services, 4.1% Manufacturing.

49.9% of homes are fully owned, and 38.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 9.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $489 per week and the median household income is $1151 per week.

The median rent in Dundowran Beach is $330 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Dundowran Beach postcode 4655

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