Wyreema Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Wyreema (4352) is a suburb of Western, South Western, Queensland. It is about 118 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Wyreema is in the federal electorate of Groom.

In the 2011 census the population of Wyreema was 1,247 and is comprised of approximately 52.0% females and 48.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Wyreema is 30 years of age.

91.1% of people living in the suburb of Wyreema were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.9% England, 1.6% New Zealand, 0.6% South Africa, 0.6% Solomon Islands, 0.5% Inadequately described, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.3% China , 0.3% Philippines, 0.3% Scotland.

96.9% of people living in Wyreema speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% Tagalog, 0.2% Other, 0.2% Dutch, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Mandarin, 0.2% French.

The religious makeup of Wyreema is 26.2% Catholic, 23.0% Anglican, 16.9% No religion, 6.8% Uniting Church, 6.1% Lutheran, 5.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.6% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Pentecostal, 1.6% Baptist.

61.5% of people are married, 28.1% have never married and 6.4% are divorced and 1.6% are separated. There are 22 widowed people living in Wyreema.

64.3% of the people living in Wyreema over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.2% are working on a part time basis. Wyreema has an unemployment rate of 2.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Wyreema are 18.6% Technicians & trades workers, 16.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.5% Labourers, 10.8% Professionals, 10.5% Community & personal service workers, 10.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.3% Sales workers, 8.0% Managers, 0.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Wyreema work in are 13.1% Health care and social assistance, 12.8% Retail trade, 12.2% Manufacturing, 7.8% Construction, 6.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.2% Education and training, 6.0% Public administration and safety, 5.1% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Wholesale trade.

18.7% of homes are fully owned, and 63.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 16.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $654 per week and the median household income is $1369 per week.

The median rent in Wyreema is $270 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1389 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Wyreema postcode 4352

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