Alligator Creek Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Alligator Creek (4740) is a suburb of Central Coast, Mackay & Whitsundays, Queensland. It is about 785 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Alligator Creek is in the federal electorate of Capricornia.

In the 2011 Census the population of Alligator Creek is 1,136 and is comprised of 48.6% females and 51.4% males.

The median/average age of the Alligator Creek population is 43 years of age, 6 years above the Australian average.

81.4% of people living in Alligator Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 4.7%, New Zealand 2.7%, United States of America 0.8%, Netherlands 0.8%, South Africa 0.6%.

92.4% of people speak English as their first language 1.2% Vietnamese, 0.6% Dutch, 0.6% German, 0.4% Afrikaans, 0.4% Cantonese.

The religious make up of Alligator Creek is 27.5% No Religion, 24.2% Catholic, 18.1% Anglican, 9% Uniting Church, 5.3% Presbyterian and Reformed.

56% of people are married, 28% have never married and 11.2% are divorced and 2.3% are separated. There are 23 widowed people living in Alligator Creek.

64.4% of the people living in Alligator Creek are employed full time, 25.2% are working on a part time basis. Alligator Creek has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people from Alligator Creek are Professionals 20.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 18.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.7%, Managers 12.6%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 10.4%, Labourers 8.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.3%, Sales Workers 5.4%.

The median individual income is $770.00 per week and the median household income is $1740.00 per week.

35.6% of homes are fully owned, and 53.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 9% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Alligator Creek is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1875 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Alligator Creek postcode 4740

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