Pacific Heights Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Pacific Heights (4703) is a suburb of Central Coast, Rockhampton, Queensland. It is about 537 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Pacific Heights is in the federal electorate of Capricornia.

In the 2011 census the population of Pacific Heights was 824 and is comprised of approximately 51.3% females and 48.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Pacific Heights is 41 years of age.

83.3% of people living in the suburb of Pacific Heights were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.1% England, 3.9% New Zealand, 0.8% Norway, 0.6% Philippines, 0.5% Canada, 0.5% Papua New Guinea, 0.5% Thailand, 0.5% United States of America, 0.5% Scotland, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.4% Italy, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Germany.

94.4% of people living in Pacific Heights speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Italian, 0.6% Other.

The religious makeup of Pacific Heights is 32.5% Catholic, 21.7% Anglican, 16.8% No religion, 6.7% Uniting Church, 6.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.5% Baptist, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Lutheran, 1.2% Jehovah's Witnesses.

64.9% of people are married, 23.4% have never married and 6.3% are divorced and 1.8% are separated. There are 23 widowed people living in Pacific Heights.

63.4% of the people living in Pacific Heights over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.4% are working on a part time basis. Pacific Heights has an unemployment rate of 2.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Pacific Heights are 19.0% Professionals, 16.9% Managers, 16.0% Technicians & trades workers, 14.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.5% Sales workers, 9.3% Community & personal service workers, 4.3% Labourers, 0.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Pacific Heights work in are 11.4% Construction, 11.0% Mining, 10.2% Health care and social assistance, 9.3% Retail trade, 9.3% Education and training, 9.3% Accommodation and food services, 8.6% Public administration and safety, 5.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.0% Manufacturing.

34.0% of homes are fully owned, and 47.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 18.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $716 per week and the median household income is $1674 per week.

The median rent in Pacific Heights is $360 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2400 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Pacific Heights postcode 4703

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