Farnborough Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Farnborough (4703) is a suburb of Central Coast, Rockhampton, Queensland. It is about 541 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Farnborough is in the federal electorate of Capricornia.

In the 2011 census the population of Farnborough was 567 and is comprised of approximately 48.5% females and 51.5% males.

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

82.9% of people living in the suburb of Farnborough were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.2% England, 2.1% New Zealand, 1.6% Germany, 1.2% Japan, 0.9% Finland, 0.9% Thailand, 0.7% Fiji, 0.7% India, 0.7% Austria, 0.7% Scotland, 0.5% Wales.

90.8% of people living in Farnborough speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.1% Other, 1.1% German, 0.7% Japanese, 0.5% Other, 0.5% Tamil, 0.5% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Farnborough is 28.5% No religion, 20.6% Catholic, 17.6% Anglican, 10.7% Uniting Church, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Buddhism, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Seventh-day Adventist, 1.1% Jehovah's Witnesses.

57.2% of people are married, 27.5% have never married and 5.6% are divorced and 5.2% are separated. There are 21 widowed people living in Farnborough.

58.7% of the people living in Farnborough over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.1% are working on a part time basis. Farnborough has an unemployment rate of 3.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Farnborough are 19.9% Technicians & trades workers, 18.8% Professionals, 16.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.6% Managers, 8.8% Labourers, 7.4% Community & personal service workers, 5.9% Sales workers, 2.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Farnborough work in are 17.2% Accommodation and food services, 12.4% Construction, 12.0% Health care and social assistance, 9.1% Education and training, 7.3% Retail trade, 5.8% Mining, 5.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 3.3% Inadequately described/Not stated.

53.8% of homes are fully owned, and 29.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 12.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $574 per week and the median household income is $1125 per week.

The median rent in Farnborough is $170 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1200 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Farnborough postcode 4703

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