Alexandra Headland Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Alexandra Headland (4572) is a suburb of South Eastern, Sunshine Coast, Queensland. It is about 89 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Alexandra Headland is in the federal electorates of Fairfax, Fisher.

In the 2011 census the population of Alexandra Headland was 3,717 and is comprised of approximately 50.3% females and 49.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Alexandra Headland is 39 years of age.

71.5% of people living in the suburb of Alexandra Headland were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.6% New Zealand, 4.4% England, 0.9% South Africa, 0.8% India, 0.7% United States of America, 0.6% Canada, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% Japan, 0.3% Sweden, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% Philippines, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% Zimbabwe.

88.3% of people living in Alexandra Headland speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Other, 0.5% German, 0.3% Japanese, 0.2% Korean, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% French, 0.2% Russian, 0.2% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Alexandra Headland is 26.3% No religion, 22.2% Catholic, 18.3% Anglican, 11.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.9% Uniting Church, 4.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Buddhism, 1.6% Baptist, 1.2% Lutheran.

38.2% of people are married, 41.1% have never married and 11.5% are divorced and 3.6% are separated. There are 183 widowed people living in Alexandra Headland.

55.9% of the people living in Alexandra Headland over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.8% are working on a part time basis. Alexandra Headland has an unemployment rate of 7.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Alexandra Headland are 22.8% Professionals, 14.2% Managers, 13.9% Technicians & trades workers, 12.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.9% Sales workers, 11.0% Community & personal service workers, 8.8% Labourers, 3.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Alexandra Headland work in are 12.6% Accommodation and food services, 12.1% Construction, 11.5% Retail trade, 11.2% Health care and social assistance, 8.3% Education and training, 7.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.6% Manufacturing, 4.1% Public administration and safety, 3.8% Financial and insurance services.

26.3% of homes are fully owned, and 24.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 45.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $648 per week and the median household income is $1110 per week.

The median rent in Alexandra Headland is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Alexandra Headland postcode 4572

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