Cloncurry Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Cloncurry (4824) is a suburb of Western, Mt Isa & North Western, Queensland. It is about 1476 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Cloncurry is in the federal electorate of Kennedy.

In the 2011 census the population of Cloncurry was 2,796 and is comprised of approximately 45.2% females and 54.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Cloncurry is 34 years of age.

79.2% of people living in the suburb of Cloncurry were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.9% New Zealand, 1.3% England, 0.6% Papua New Guinea, 0.4% Philippines, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Scotland, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% Sri Lanka, 0.3% United States of America, 0.3% Indonesia, 0.2% Nauru, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Fiji, 0.2% Germany.

84.5% of people living in Cloncurry speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 12.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Other, 0.4% Other, 0.3% Indonesian, 0.3% Australian Indigenous Languages , 0.2% Sinhalese, 0.2% Tagalog, 0.2% German, 0.2% Punjabi.

The religious makeup of Cloncurry is 29.7% Catholic, 20.7% Anglican, 16.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 14.5% No religion, 8.9% Uniting Church, 2.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.3% Christian, nfd, 0.9% Pentecostal, 0.9% Baptist, 0.9% Other religious affiliation .

39.4% of people are married, 43.9% have never married and 9.6% are divorced and 3.7% are separated. There are 75 widowed people living in Cloncurry.

70.9% of the people living in Cloncurry over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 14.6% are working on a part time basis. Cloncurry has an unemployment rate of 4.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Cloncurry are 20.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 15.5% Technicians & trades workers, 14.6% Labourers, 13.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.9% Professionals, 11.3% Managers, 5.8% Community & personal service workers, 5.2% Sales workers, 2.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Cloncurry work in are 18.2% Mining, 14.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 11.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 9.6% Public administration and safety, 8.3% Construction, 6.5% Retail trade, 5.0% Education and training, 5.0% Health care and social assistance, 4.9% Accommodation and food services.

21.8% of homes are fully owned, and 17.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 52.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $868 per week and the median household income is $1553 per week.

The median rent in Cloncurry is $120 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Cloncurry postcode 4824

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