Fisher Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Fisher (4825) is a suburb of Western, Mt Isa & North Western, Queensland. It is about 1561 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane.

In the 2011 census the population of Fisher was 307 and is comprised of approximately 45.9% females and 54.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Fisher is 40 years of age.

76.2% of people living in the suburb of Fisher were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.6% New Zealand, 2.9% England, 2.9% Germany, 2.0% Fiji, 1.6% Italy, 1.3% United States of America.

87.1% of people living in Fisher speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.3% Other, 1.9% German, 1.0% Filipino , 1.0% Italian.

The religious makeup of Fisher is 32.4% Catholic, 17.8% Anglican, 12.9% No religion, 9.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.1% Uniting Church, 5.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 5.2% Baptist, 4.2% Lutheran, 2.6% Christian, nfd, 1.0% Seventh-day Adventist.

50.2% of people are married, 28.1% have never married and 12.9% are divorced and 6.4% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Fisher.

69.7% of the people living in Fisher over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 20.5% are working on a part time basis. Fisher has an unemployment rate of 3.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Fisher are 23.2% Technicians & trades workers, 17.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 14.9% Professionals, 11.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.9% Community & personal service workers, 7.7% Sales workers, 7.7% Managers, 7.7% Labourers.

The main industries people from Fisher work in are 26.9% Mining, 8.8% Health care and social assistance, 8.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 8.2% Manufacturing, 8.2% Accommodation and food services, 6.6% Public administration and safety, 6.6% Construction, 4.9% Retail trade, 4.9% Rental, hiring and real estate services.

45.0% of homes are fully owned, and 40.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $941 per week and the median household income is $2333 per week.

The median rent in Fisher is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Fisher postcode 4825

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