Mount Murchison Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Mount Murchison (4715) is a suburb of Central Coast, Rockhampton, Queensland. It is about 430 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Mount Murchison is in the federal electorate of Flynn.

In the 2011 census the population of Mount Murchison was 226 and is comprised of approximately 46.5% females and 53.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Mount Murchison is 39 years of age.

86.7% of people living in the suburb of Mount Murchison were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.1% New Zealand, 2.7% Italy, 2.2% Netherlands.

93.4% of people living in Mount Murchison speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Mount Murchison is 31.9% Catholic, 20.8% Anglican, 11.9% No religion, 7.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.1% Uniting Church, 6.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.9% Lutheran, 3.1% Christian, nfd, 2.7% Baptist, 2.7% Pentecostal.

68.2% of people are married, 22.2% have never married and 6.2% are divorced and 1.7% are separated. There are 3 widowed people living in Mount Murchison.

64.0% of the people living in Mount Murchison over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 22.8% are working on a part time basis. Mount Murchison has an unemployment rate of 0.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Mount Murchison are 25.9% Technicians & trades workers, 17.0% Managers, 14.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.7% Labourers, 8.0% Sales workers, 5.4% Professionals, 3.6% Community & personal service workers, 2.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Mount Murchison work in are 17.9% Mining, 11.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 10.7% Construction, 8.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.0% Health care and social assistance, 5.4% Manufacturing, 5.4% Other services, 5.4% Wholesale trade, 5.4% Transport, postal and warehousing.

42.7% of homes are fully owned, and 33.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 24.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $570 per week and the median household income is $1696 per week.

The median rent in Mount Murchison is $148 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1740 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Mount Murchison postcode 4715

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