Millstream Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Millstream (4888) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1346 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Millstream is in the federal electorate of Kennedy.

In the 2011 census the population of Millstream was 1,072 and is comprised of approximately 46.8% females and 53.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Millstream is 45 years of age.

79.2% of people living in the suburb of Millstream were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% England, 1.9% New Zealand, 1.2% Germany, 0.9% Italy, 0.8% Scotland, 0.8% Philippines, 0.7% United States of America, 0.6% Papua New Guinea, 0.5% Vietnam, 0.5% Czech Republic, 0.5% Malaysia, 0.4% Canada, 0.4% Singapore, 0.3% Netherlands.

91.0% of people living in Millstream speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Other, 0.7% Italian, 0.6% German, 0.3% Vietnamese, 0.3% Greek, 0.3% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Millstream is 30.9% No religion, 18.7% Catholic, 18.2% Anglican, 12.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.2% Uniting Church, 3.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.8% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.6% Buddhism, 1.4% Other religious affiliation , 1.3% Other Religious Groups.

50.6% of people are married, 28.4% have never married and 10.5% are divorced and 5.8% are separated. There are 39 widowed people living in Millstream.

49.6% of the people living in Millstream over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.9% are working on a part time basis. Millstream has an unemployment rate of 12.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Millstream are 19.0% Technicians & trades workers, 18.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 13.1% Community & personal service workers, 11.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.1% Labourers, 10.1% Managers, 8.8% Professionals, 6.9% Sales workers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Millstream work in are 13.4% Mining, 12.4% Construction, 11.7% Retail trade, 11.4% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Education and training, 6.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 4.9% Public administration and safety, 4.9% Manufacturing.

42.2% of homes are fully owned, and 39.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $352 per week and the median household income is $583 per week.

The median rent in Millstream is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1100 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Millstream postcode 4888

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