Yungaburra Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Yungaburra (4884) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1367 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Yungaburra is in the federal electorate of Kennedy.

In the 2011 census the population of Yungaburra was 1,116 and is comprised of approximately 50.0% females and 50.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Yungaburra is 46 years of age.

77.5% of people living in the suburb of Yungaburra were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.8% England, 3.6% New Zealand, 1.4% Germany, 1.1% Netherlands, 1.0% Papua New Guinea, 1.0% Scotland, 0.9% Switzerland, 0.6% Malawi, 0.4% India, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Kenya, 0.4% United States of America, 0.4% Austria, 0.4% Wales.

91.7% of people living in Yungaburra speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% German, 1.0% Other, 1.0% Dutch, 0.4% Italian, 0.3% Thai, 0.3% Cantonese.

The religious makeup of Yungaburra is 31.8% No religion, 16.6% Catholic, 15.9% Anglican, 10.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.2% Uniting Church, 4.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.2% Christian, nfd, 2.0% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.4% Other religious affiliation , 1.3% Baptist.

55.9% of people are married, 22.2% have never married and 10.6% are divorced and 5.0% are separated. There are 56 widowed people living in Yungaburra.

54.4% of the people living in Yungaburra over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.3% are working on a part time basis. Yungaburra has an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Yungaburra are 20.9% Professionals, 17.2% Managers, 14.4% Technicians & trades workers, 11.7% Community & personal service workers, 10.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.4% Sales workers, 7.5% Labourers, 6.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Yungaburra work in are 12.6% Health care and social assistance, 12.2% Retail trade, 11.3% Education and training, 11.1% Construction, 9.0% Accommodation and food services, 7.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.9% Public administration and safety, 5.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.0% Manufacturing.

45.7% of homes are fully owned, and 21.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 28.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $495 per week and the median household income is $920 per week.

The median rent in Yungaburra is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1335 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Yungaburra postcode 4884

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