Coen Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Coen (4892) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1817 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Coen is in the federal electorate of Leichhardt.

In the 2011 census the population of Coen was 416 and is comprised of approximately 49.0% females and 51.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Coen is 31 years of age.

93.7% of people living in the suburb of Coen were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.0% New Zealand, 1.0% England.

77.9% of people living in Coen speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 12.0% Australian Indigenous Languages , 8.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Other, 0.7% German.

The religious makeup of Coen is 20.9% Catholic, 19.2% Anglican, 18.5% No religion, 16.3% Lutheran, 12.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.5% Pentecostal, 2.2% Uniting Church, 1.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 0.7% Salvation Army, 0.7% Baptist.

32.9% of people are married, 56.6% have never married and 3.8% are divorced and 1.6% are separated. There are 16 widowed people living in Coen.

69.3% of the people living in Coen over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 14.5% are working on a part time basis. Coen has an unemployment rate of 9.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Coen are 23.9% Managers, 20.6% Professionals, 14.2% Labourers, 13.5% Community & personal service workers, 11.6% Technicians & trades workers, 6.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 3.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.9% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Coen work in are 21.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.2% Public administration and safety, 11.2% Health care and social assistance, 8.6% Retail trade, 8.6% Education and training, 7.2% Inadequately described/Not stated, 5.9% Arts and recreation services, 5.3% Accommodation and food services, 4.6% Construction.

22.5% of homes are fully owned, and 9.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 64.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $407 per week and the median household income is $933 per week.

The median rent in Coen is $50 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $65 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Coen postcode 4892

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