Kearneys Spring Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Kearneys Spring (4350) is a suburb of South Eastern, Toowoomba & South Eastern, Queensland. It is about 108 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Kearneys Spring is in the federal electorate of Groom.

In the 2011 census the population of Kearneys Spring was 7,348 and is comprised of approximately 54.1% females and 45.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Kearneys Spring is 35 years of age.

74.5% of people living in the suburb of Kearneys Spring were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.5% England, 1.7% New Zealand, 1.3% India, 1.2% Saudi Arabia, 0.7% Sudan, 0.7% China , 0.7% South Africa, 0.5% Malaysia, 0.5% Netherlands, 0.4% Iraq, 0.4% Libya, 0.4% Congo, Democratic Republic of, 0.4% Philippines, 0.4% Singapore.

81.1% of people living in Kearneys Spring speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.0% Other, 2.7% Arabic, 1.4% Mandarin, 0.5% Other, 0.5% French, 0.3% Cantonese, 0.3% Italian, 0.3% German.

The religious makeup of Kearneys Spring is 20.5% Catholic, 18.9% Anglican, 14.1% No religion, 9.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.9% Christian, nfd, 5.8% Uniting Church, 4.1% Lutheran, 4.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.4% Pentecostal, 2.9% Islam.

46.6% of people are married, 32.4% have never married and 8.6% are divorced and 3.2% are separated. There are 549 widowed people living in Kearneys Spring.

60.3% of the people living in Kearneys Spring over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.1% are working on a part time basis. Kearneys Spring has an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Kearneys Spring are 19.1% Professionals, 15.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.3% Technicians & trades workers, 12.7% Labourers, 11.4% Community & personal service workers, 11.3% Sales workers, 8.9% Managers, 5.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Kearneys Spring work in are 15.6% Health care and social assistance, 12.5% Retail trade, 12.3% Education and training, 8.9% Manufacturing, 7.1% Public administration and safety, 7.1% Construction, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 4.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.1% Other services.

28.4% of homes are fully owned, and 23.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 41.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $546 per week and the median household income is $939 per week.

The median rent in Kearneys Spring is $256 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1424 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Kearneys Spring postcode 4350

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