Hunchy Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Hunchy (4555) is a suburb of South Eastern, Sunshine Coast, Queensland. It is about 88 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Hunchy is in the federal electorates of Fairfax, Fisher.

In the 2011 census the population of Hunchy was 524 and is comprised of approximately 47.1% females and 52.9% males.

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

77.0% of people living in the suburb of Hunchy were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.8% England, 5.1% New Zealand, 2.1% Netherlands, 1.1% Scotland, 1.0% South Africa, 1.0% United States of America.

94.3% of people living in Hunchy speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Dutch, 0.8% Other, 0.6% Australian Indigenous Languages .

The religious makeup of Hunchy is 32.2% No religion, 18.3% Anglican, 12.4% Catholic, 7.6% Uniting Church, 6.9% Baptist, 5.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.4% Buddhism, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Pentecostal.

61.4% of people are married, 25.9% have never married and 10.0% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 3 widowed people living in Hunchy.

54.5% of the people living in Hunchy over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 38.5% are working on a part time basis. Hunchy has an unemployment rate of 3.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Hunchy are 19.3% Professionals, 16.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 16.0% Technicians & trades workers, 14.2% Managers, 8.7% Sales workers, 8.7% Community & personal service workers, 8.0% Labourers, 5.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Hunchy work in are 16.1% Health care and social assistance, 13.6% Construction, 10.6% Education and training, 9.9% Manufacturing, 8.8% Retail trade, 7.3% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.0% Wholesale trade, 5.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.1% Accommodation and food services.

43.8% of homes are fully owned, and 41.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $534 per week and the median household income is $1350 per week.

The median rent in Hunchy is $298 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1925 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Hunchy postcode 4555

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