Etty Bay Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Etty Bay (4858) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1311 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Etty Bay is in the federal electorate of Kennedy.

In the 2011 census the population of Etty Bay was 527 and is comprised of approximately 49.5% females and 50.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Etty Bay is 41 years of age.

85.0% of people living in the suburb of Etty Bay were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.2% New Zealand, 1.9% Italy, 1.7% England, 1.0% Croatia, 1.0% India, 1.0% United States of America, 1.0% Malta, 1.0% Germany, 1.0% Scotland.

87.6% of people living in Etty Bay speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.4% Italian, 2.1% German, 1.0% Other, 0.6% Punjabi, 0.6% Greek, 0.6% Spanish, 0.6% Croatian.

The religious makeup of Etty Bay is 39.4% Catholic, 18.0% Anglican, 12.5% No religion, 6.8% Uniting Church, 5.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.0% Pentecostal, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.1% Lutheran, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.3% Baptist.

57.5% of people are married, 29.0% have never married and 5.9% are divorced and 2.8% are separated. There are 20 widowed people living in Etty Bay.

56.7% of the people living in Etty Bay over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.9% are working on a part time basis. Etty Bay has an unemployment rate of 3.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Etty Bay are 20.9% Technicians & trades workers, 16.3% Managers, 11.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.7% Labourers, 11.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.6% Professionals, 9.6% Sales workers, 8.2% Community & personal service workers.

The main industries people from Etty Bay work in are 14.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.1% Construction, 11.3% Retail trade, 10.3% Health care and social assistance, 9.2% Manufacturing, 8.5% Accommodation and food services, 6.4% Other services, 6.0% Education and training, 4.6% Public administration and safety.

43.6% of homes are fully owned, and 30.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 24.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $536 per week and the median household income is $1187 per week.

The median rent in Etty Bay is $210 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Etty Bay postcode 4858

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