Muirlea Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Muirlea (4306) is a suburb of Brisbane, Ipswich, Queensland. It is about 30 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Muirlea is in the federal electorate of Blair.

In the 2011 census the population of Muirlea was 282 and is comprised of approximately 47.5% females and 52.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Muirlea is 38 years of age.

84.0% of people living in the suburb of Muirlea were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.0% England, 1.8% India, 1.8% Germany.

91.2% of people living in Muirlea speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.1% Other, 2.1% German, 1.1% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Muirlea is 20.1% No religion, 17.3% Anglican, 16.3% Catholic, 12.7% Uniting Church, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.4% Jehovah's Witnesses, 4.6% Christian, nfd, 3.9% Baptist, 2.5% Hinduism, 2.5% Lutheran.

61.4% of people are married, 22.9% have never married and 6.7% are divorced and 2.9% are separated. There are 13 widowed people living in Muirlea.

56.3% of the people living in Muirlea over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.0% are working on a part time basis. Muirlea has an unemployment rate of 4.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Muirlea are 24.0% Professionals, 14.9% Technicians & trades workers, 14.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.2% Sales workers, 11.6% Community & personal service workers, 9.1% Labourers, 5.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 4.1% Managers, 3.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Muirlea work in are 17.5% Construction, 15.0% Health care and social assistance, 10.8% Public administration and safety, 10.0% Manufacturing, 8.3% Education and training, 7.5% Administrative and support services, 5.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.0% Retail trade, 5.0% Financial and insurance services.

36.8% of homes are fully owned, and 38.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 16.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $558 per week and the median household income is $1437 per week.

The median rent in Muirlea is $230 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Muirlea postcode 4306

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