Maclagan Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Maclagan (4352) is a suburb of Western, South Western, Queensland. It is about 144 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Maclagan is in the federal electorate of Groom.

In the 2011 census the population of Maclagan was 342 and is comprised of approximately 49.7% females and 50.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Maclagan is 44 years of age.

84.8% of people living in the suburb of Maclagan were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.2% New Zealand, 2.3% England, 1.5% Netherlands, 1.2% South Africa, 0.9% Germany.

93.0% of people living in Maclagan speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% German.

The religious makeup of Maclagan is 22.4% Lutheran, 18.1% Uniting Church, 14.9% Catholic, 12.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 11.4% Anglican, 6.7% No religion, 3.2% Jehovah's Witnesses, 3.2% Christian, nfd, 2.0% Churches of Christ, 1.7% Baptist.

57.3% of people are married, 28.8% have never married and 7.9% are divorced and 1.1% are separated. There are 13 widowed people living in Maclagan.

64.5% of the people living in Maclagan over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 23.5% are working on a part time basis. Maclagan has an unemployment rate of 3.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Maclagan are 40.8% Managers, 13.4% Labourers, 11.2% Technicians & trades workers, 10.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 7.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.3% Professionals, 5.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 2.8% Community & personal service workers, 1.7% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Maclagan work in are 43.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.2% Manufacturing, 6.7% Public administration and safety, 6.7% Retail trade, 6.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.1% Health care and social assistance, 6.1% Inadequately described/Not stated, 3.3% Mining, 3.3% Construction.

50.8% of homes are fully owned, and 23.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 20.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $408 per week and the median household income is $908 per week.

The median rent in Maclagan is $140 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $867 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Maclagan postcode 4352

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