Groomsville Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Groomsville (4352) is a suburb of Western, South Western, Queensland. It is about 106 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Groomsville is in the federal electorates of Groom, Maranoa.

In the 2011 census the population of Groomsville was 444 and is comprised of approximately 50.2% females and 49.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Groomsville is 43 years of age.

80.6% of people living in the suburb of Groomsville were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.4% England, 1.8% United States of America, 1.4% Finland, 0.9% Papua New Guinea, 0.7% New Zealand.

88.5% of people living in Groomsville speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 10.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% German.

The religious makeup of Groomsville is 22.6% Anglican, 18.7% Lutheran, 16.3% Catholic, 14.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.2% No religion, 5.6% Uniting Church, 4.1% Christian, nfd, 2.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.8% Churches of Christ, 1.8% Jehovah's Witnesses.

64.8% of people are married, 25.8% have never married and 5.7% are divorced and 0.0% are separated. There are 13 widowed people living in Groomsville.

60.9% of the people living in Groomsville over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.3% are working on a part time basis. Groomsville has an unemployment rate of 5.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Groomsville are 19.0% Technicians & trades workers, 17.3% Professionals, 15.9% Labourers, 14.6% Managers, 9.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.0% Sales workers, 8.0% Community & personal service workers.

The main industries people from Groomsville work in are 11.9% Health care and social assistance, 11.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 10.6% Retail trade, 8.4% Public administration and safety, 8.4% Education and training, 8.0% Manufacturing, 5.3% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.3% Construction, 4.4% Electricity, gas, water and waste services.

50.0% of homes are fully owned, and 39.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 10.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $548 per week and the median household income is $1260 per week.

The median rent in Groomsville is $0 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1113 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Groomsville postcode 4352

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