East Innisfail Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

East Innisfail (4860) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1317 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. East Innisfail is in the federal electorate of Kennedy.

In the 2011 census the population of East Innisfail was 1,828 and is comprised of approximately 50.1% females and 49.9% males.

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

86.1% of people living in the suburb of East Innisfail were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.6% New Zealand, 1.5% India, 1.5% Philippines, 1.3% England, 0.8% Italy, 0.7% Papua New Guinea, 0.4% Fiji, 0.4% Cambodia, 0.4% Scotland, 0.4% Germany, 0.3% Greece, 0.3% Austria, 0.3% Sri Lanka, 0.2% Hungary.

88.4% of people living in East Innisfail speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.8% Italian, 1.3% Punjabi, 0.9% Other, 0.6% Australian Indigenous Languages , 0.6% Filipino , 0.5% Tagalog, 0.4% Greek, 0.3% Portuguese.

The religious makeup of East Innisfail is 31.9% Catholic, 19.4% No religion, 17.7% Anglican, 8.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Uniting Church, 3.4% Pentecostal, 2.9% Christian, nfd, 2.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.0% Other Religious Groups, 1.9% Jehovah's Witnesses.

44.5% of people are married, 37.6% have never married and 8.9% are divorced and 4.6% are separated. There are 64 widowed people living in East Innisfail.

54.4% of the people living in East Innisfail over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.0% are working on a part time basis. East Innisfail has an unemployment rate of 8.6%.

The main occupations of people living in East Innisfail are 20.6% Labourers, 15.4% Professionals, 15.4% Technicians & trades workers, 11.3% Community & personal service workers, 10.2% Sales workers, 9.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.0% Managers, 7.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from East Innisfail work in are 14.7% Health care and social assistance, 13.8% Retail trade, 10.4% Construction, 8.7% Education and training, 8.5% Public administration and safety, 7.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 6.3% Accommodation and food services, 5.3% Manufacturing, 3.5% Inadequately described/Not stated.

32.1% of homes are fully owned, and 25.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 39.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $503 per week and the median household income is $918 per week.

The median rent in East Innisfail is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for East Innisfail postcode 4860

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