Runcorn Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Runcorn (4113) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 15 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Runcorn is in the federal electorate of Moreton.

In the 2011 census the population of Runcorn was 14,075 and is comprised of approximately 50.2% females and 49.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Runcorn is 31 years of age.

45.4% of people living in the suburb of Runcorn were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.2% China , 4.7% India, 4.0% New Zealand, 3.8% Korea, Republic of , 3.8% Taiwan, 2.3% Hong Kong , 2.1% England, 1.9% Malaysia, 1.9% Vietnam, 1.1% Indonesia, 1.0% Philippines, 0.9% South Africa, 0.9% Zimbabwe, 0.8% Pakistan.

50.0% of people living in Runcorn speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 13.5% Mandarin, 6.4% Cantonese, 4.2% Korean, 4.0% Other, 3.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Punjabi, 2.0% Vietnamese, 1.4% Other, 1.4% Hindi.

The religious makeup of Runcorn is 23.6% No religion, 18.4% Catholic, 8.8% Anglican, 7.6% Buddhism, 6.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Islam, 4.9% Uniting Church, 3.6% Christian, nfd, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.3% Other Religious Groups.

50.6% of people are married, 37.3% have never married and 6.5% are divorced and 2.6% are separated. There are 347 widowed people living in Runcorn.

57.1% of the people living in Runcorn over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.1% are working on a part time basis. Runcorn has an unemployment rate of 7.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Runcorn are 22.9% Professionals, 16.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.5% Technicians & trades workers, 10.2% Labourers, 9.8% Sales workers, 9.4% Community & personal service workers, 8.6% Managers, 7.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Runcorn work in are 11.9% Health care and social assistance, 10.6% Retail trade, 9.2% Manufacturing, 9.1% Accommodation and food services, 8.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.9% Education and training, 6.8% Public administration and safety, 6.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.3% Construction.

25.4% of homes are fully owned, and 36.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 36.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $537 per week and the median household income is $1341 per week.

The median rent in Runcorn is $360 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Runcorn postcode 4113

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