Eli Waters Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Eli Waters (4655) is a suburb of Central Coast, Bundaberg & Wide Bay, Queensland. It is about 244 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Eli Waters is in the federal electorate of Hinkler.

In the 2011 census the population of Eli Waters was 3,153 and is comprised of approximately 52.8% females and 47.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Eli Waters is 36 years of age.

79.2% of people living in the suburb of Eli Waters were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.3% England, 3.1% New Zealand, 0.9% India, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% Germany, 0.5% Philippines, 0.5% Fiji, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% United States of America, 0.3% Nigeria, 0.3% Finland, 0.3% Papua New Guinea, 0.3% Egypt.

92.1% of people living in Eli Waters speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.6% Other, 0.6% Hindi, 0.5% German, 0.3% Cantonese, 0.3% Arabic, 0.2% Greek, 0.2% Samoan, 0.2% Thai.

The religious makeup of Eli Waters is 24.0% Catholic, 22.5% Anglican, 22.2% No religion, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.2% Uniting Church, 4.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.6% Baptist, 2.2% Christian, nfd, 2.1% Pentecostal, 1.6% Lutheran.

54.2% of people are married, 26.8% have never married and 8.7% are divorced and 4.6% are separated. There are 131 widowed people living in Eli Waters.

52.5% of the people living in Eli Waters over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.8% are working on a part time basis. Eli Waters has an unemployment rate of 12.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Eli Waters are 16.6% Community & personal service workers, 16.4% Professionals, 14.6% Technicians & trades workers, 13.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.6% Sales workers, 10.1% Managers, 9.1% Labourers, 5.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 0.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Eli Waters work in are 20.6% Health care and social assistance, 16.1% Retail trade, 10.1% Education and training, 8.4% Accommodation and food services, 7.0% Construction, 6.4% Manufacturing, 5.2% Public administration and safety, 4.3% Other services, 3.8% Administrative and support services.

35.7% of homes are fully owned, and 23.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 38.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $394 per week and the median household income is $809 per week.

The median rent in Eli Waters is $290 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1517 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Eli Waters postcode 4655

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