South Kolan Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

South Kolan (4670) is a suburb of Central Coast, Bundaberg & Wide Bay, Queensland. It is about 295 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. South Kolan is in the federal electorate of Flynn.

In the 2011 census the population of South Kolan was 1,164 and is comprised of approximately 49.1% females and 50.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of South Kolan is 42 years of age.

85.0% of people living in the suburb of South Kolan were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.2% England, 2.1% New Zealand, 0.9% Germany, 0.8% Netherlands, 0.5% Fiji, 0.5% Malaysia, 0.5% Korea, Republic of , 0.4% Papua New Guinea, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Scotland.

94.8% of people living in South Kolan speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% German, 0.4% Tagalog, 0.3% Dutch, 0.3% Turkish, 0.3% Japanese, 0.3% Croatian.

The religious makeup of South Kolan is 23.6% No religion, 21.8% Anglican, 16.9% Catholic, 12.8% Uniting Church, 7.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.2% Christian, nfd, 3.0% Lutheran, 1.3% Baptist, 1.1% Seventh-day Adventist.

56.9% of people are married, 25.5% have never married and 9.7% are divorced and 4.3% are separated. There are 32 widowed people living in South Kolan.

53.6% of the people living in South Kolan over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.6% are working on a part time basis. South Kolan has an unemployment rate of 7.8%.

The main occupations of people living in South Kolan are 15.6% Technicians & trades workers, 15.2% Managers, 15.0% Labourers, 11.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 11.4% Professionals, 11.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.9% Community & personal service workers, 7.6% Sales workers, 3.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from South Kolan work in are 15.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.7% Manufacturing, 11.6% Health care and social assistance, 10.1% Retail trade, 7.6% Construction, 7.0% Education and training, 6.1% Public administration and safety, 5.7% Other services, 4.4% Professional, scientific and technical services.

38.1% of homes are fully owned, and 45.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $429 per week and the median household income is $1015 per week.

The median rent in South Kolan is $210 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1354 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for South Kolan postcode 4670

  • Qpzm LocalStats Queensland Suburb of the Day: Miles End 4825 -> Western -> Queensland