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Ayr is located in central Queensland and has a population of around 8,600 (49.6% male, 50.4% female). Around 2364 families live in the area and of those 38.8% have one or more children under the age of 15. 16.2% of families have only a single parent while 42.7% of couples have no children. Ayr covers an area of approximately 53928 hectares or around 539 square kilometres (km2) (133260 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Ayr is between $250-$399 per week (17.4% of people). 4.3% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 1.5% of the population.
Of the 3359 private dwellings in Ayr 40% are owned outright by their occupiers, 25% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 32% are being rented. On average there are around 2.6 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Ayr is as follows: 84.7% separate houses, 0.8% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 12.9% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Ayr 53% are married, 7% are divorced, 3% are separated, 9% are widowed and 28% have never married.
Ayr varies in altitude/elevation from about -13 m (highlight point) to 18 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Ayr is 4807.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Ayr include Airdmillan, Airville, Alva, Brandon, Horseshoe Lagoon, Jarvisfield, McDesme and Mount Kelly.
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