Sundown Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Sundown (4860) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1321 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Sundown is in the federal electorate of Kennedy.

In the 2011 Census the population of Sundown is 246 and is comprised of 51.6% females and 48.4% males.

The median/average age of the Sundown population is 39 years of age, 2 years above the Australian average.

87% of people living in Sundown were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were Italy 4%, South Africa 2.4%, Scotland 1.6%, Zimbabwe 1.6%, New Zealand 1.6%.

87.1% of people speak English as their first language 7.3% Italian, 1.6% Afrikaans, 1.6% Greek, 1.2% Icelandic, 0% Gaelic (Scotland).

The religious make up of Sundown is 54.8% Catholic, 12.5% Anglican, 8.5% No Religion, 5.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.4% Eastern Orthodox.

63.7% of people are married, 26.8% have never married and 5.8% are divorced and 1.6% are separated. There are 4 widowed people living in Sundown.

58.8% of the people living in Sundown are employed full time, 31.1% are working on a part time basis. Sundown has an unemployment rate of 3.4%.

The main occupations of people from Sundown are Managers 21%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 19.6%, Professionals 14.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.7%, Labourers 12.6%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 7.7%, Sales Workers 5.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 4.2%.

The median individual income is $613.00 per week and the median household income is $1452.00 per week.

42.7% of homes are fully owned, and 35.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 15.9% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Sundown is $220 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2080 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Sundown postcode 4860

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