Oak Beach Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Oak Beach (4877) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1435 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Oak Beach is in the federal electorate of Leichhardt.

In the 2011 census the population of Oak Beach was 207 and is comprised of approximately 41.1% females and 58.9% males.

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

50.7% of people living in the suburb of Oak Beach were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.0% England, 9.1% New Zealand, 2.9% Germany, 2.4% France, 2.4% United States of America, 2.4% Switzerland, 1.9% Croatia.

75.4% of people living in Oak Beach speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 17.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.9% German, 1.9% Other, 1.4% Croatian.

The religious makeup of Oak Beach is 32.9% No religion, 21.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 15.5% Anglican, 15.0% Catholic, 5.3% Uniting Church, 3.4% Baptist, 2.9% Other religious affiliation , 2.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.4% Other Religious Groups.

53.5% of people are married, 26.7% have never married and 12.8% are divorced and 5.2% are separated. There are 3 widowed people living in Oak Beach.

65.3% of the people living in Oak Beach over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.6% are working on a part time basis. Oak Beach has an unemployment rate of 0.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Oak Beach are 27.4% Managers, 17.9% Technicians & trades workers, 10.5% Sales workers, 9.5% Professionals, 9.5% Community & personal service workers, 9.5% Labourers, 6.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 6.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 3.2% Clerical & administrative workers.

The main industries people from Oak Beach work in are 22.3% Accommodation and food services, 12.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.6% Information media and telecommunications, 6.4% Administrative and support services, 6.4% Education and training, 6.4% Mining, 6.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.3% Retail trade, 3.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing.

36.5% of homes are fully owned, and 44.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $612 per week and the median household income is $1017 per week.

The median rent in Oak Beach is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1980 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Oak Beach postcode 4877

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