Meikleville Hill Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Meikleville Hill (4703) is a suburb of Central Coast, Rockhampton, Queensland. It is about 536 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Meikleville Hill is in the federal electorate of Capricornia.

In the 2011 census the population of Meikleville Hill was 467 and is comprised of approximately 49.5% females and 50.5% males.

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

80.3% of people living in the suburb of Meikleville Hill were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% New Zealand, 3.6% England, 2.1% Scotland, 1.3% Sweden, 1.1% Switzerland, 0.9% Netherlands, 0.9% Philippines.

93.4% of people living in Meikleville Hill speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Other, 0.9% Croatian, 0.6% German.

The religious makeup of Meikleville Hill is 28.9% Catholic, 25.7% No religion, 18.2% Anglican, 8.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 5.4% Uniting Church, 1.7% Lutheran, 1.3% Christian, nfd, 1.1% Other Christian, 0.9% Baptist.

46.4% of people are married, 37.3% have never married and 7.8% are divorced and 3.1% are separated. There are 21 widowed people living in Meikleville Hill.

63.8% of the people living in Meikleville Hill over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.2% are working on a part time basis. Meikleville Hill has an unemployment rate of 2.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Meikleville Hill are 23.0% Professionals, 16.5% Technicians & trades workers, 13.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.6% Community & personal service workers, 10.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.0% Managers, 7.4% Labourers, 4.3% Sales workers, 1.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Meikleville Hill work in are 13.5% Health care and social assistance, 13.1% Construction, 9.2% Public administration and safety, 8.7% Retail trade, 8.7% Education and training, 7.9% Mining, 7.9% Accommodation and food services, 7.0% Other services, 4.8% Professional, scientific and technical services.

30.4% of homes are fully owned, and 23.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 44.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $671 per week and the median household income is $1073 per week.

The median rent in Meikleville Hill is $260 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1993 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Meikleville Hill postcode 4703

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