Yarwun Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Yarwun (4694) is a suburb of Central Coast, Rockhampton, Queensland. It is about 446 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Yarwun is in the federal electorate of Flynn.

In the 2011 census the population of Yarwun was 239 and is comprised of approximately 47.7% females and 52.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Yarwun is 32 years of age.

82.6% of people living in the suburb of Yarwun were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.5% Zimbabwe, 2.1% Philippines, 1.7% China , 1.2% New Zealand, 1.2% England.

89.2% of people living in Yarwun speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 8.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.2% Russian, 1.2% Filipino .

The religious makeup of Yarwun is 31.4% No religion, 21.3% Catholic, 14.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 12.6% Uniting Church, 9.6% Anglican, 4.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.1% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Baptist, 1.3% Eastern Orthodox, 1.3% Pentecostal.

42.9% of people are married, 33.3% have never married and 15.3% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Yarwun.

59.0% of the people living in Yarwun over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 23.8% are working on a part time basis. Yarwun has an unemployment rate of 9.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Yarwun are 19.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 17.7% Technicians & trades workers, 14.2% Labourers, 13.3% Managers, 10.6% Sales workers, 9.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.0% Professionals, 7.1% Community & personal service workers.

The main industries people from Yarwun work in are 17.4% Construction, 14.7% Retail trade, 12.8% Manufacturing, 9.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.3% Wholesale trade, 7.3% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.5% Financial and insurance services, 5.5% Administrative and support services, 3.7% Professional, scientific and technical services.

13.7% of homes are fully owned, and 30.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 52.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $680 per week and the median household income is $1654 per week.

The median rent in Yarwun is $215 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1755 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Yarwun postcode 4694

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