Delaneys Creek Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Delaneys Creek (4514) is a suburb of South Eastern, Sunshine Coast, Queensland. It is about 56 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Delaneys Creek is in the federal electorate of Longman.

In the 2011 census the population of Delaneys Creek was 713 and is comprised of approximately 50.4% females and 49.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Delaneys Creek is 37 years of age.

81.9% of people living in the suburb of Delaneys Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.3% England, 2.7% New Zealand, 1.5% South Africa, 1.3% Germany, 0.7% South Eastern Europe, nfd, 0.6% Japan, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.6% Philippines.

90.4% of people living in Delaneys Creek speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.7% Other, 1.1% German, 0.6% Dutch, 0.6% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Delaneys Creek is 25.8% No religion, 23.2% Anglican, 16.7% Catholic, 10.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Uniting Church, 5.1% Christian, nfd, 4.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.7% Lutheran, 1.4% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.4% Baptist.

57.9% of people are married, 28.7% have never married and 10.1% are divorced and 1.5% are separated. There are 10 widowed people living in Delaneys Creek.

62.3% of the people living in Delaneys Creek over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.0% are working on a part time basis. Delaneys Creek has an unemployment rate of 3.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Delaneys Creek are 17.5% Technicians & trades workers, 14.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.9% Professionals, 13.3% Labourers, 10.7% Community & personal service workers, 10.7% Managers, 8.9% Sales workers, 7.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Delaneys Creek work in are 12.4% Health care and social assistance, 12.1% Retail trade, 10.9% Public administration and safety, 9.5% Construction, 7.7% Manufacturing, 6.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.3% Other services, 5.3% Accommodation and food services.

27.3% of homes are fully owned, and 63.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 7.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $607 per week and the median household income is $1366 per week.

The median rent in Delaneys Creek is $350 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1820 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Delaneys Creek postcode 4514

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