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Townsville City is located in central Queensland and has a population of around 2,000 (57.3% male, 42.7% female). Around 445 families live in the area and of those 18.0% have one or more children under the age of 15. 10.3% of families have only a single parent while 67.0% of couples have no children. Townsville City covers an area of approximately 212 hectares (524 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Townsville City is between $1,000-$1,299 per week (11.7% of people). 4.5% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 9.4% of the population.
Of the 763 private dwellings in Townsville City 23% are owned outright by their occupiers, 25% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 50% are being rented. On average there are around 2.6 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Townsville City is as follows: 20.2% separate houses, 0.4% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 74.3% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Townsville City 35% are married, 12% are divorced, 4% are separated, 3% are widowed and 45% have never married.
Compared to the rest of Australia, Townsville City has close to average migrant population, with around 32.1% of residents being born overseas. The top 5 countries of birth for migrants in the area are: United Kingdom (6.5%), New Zealand (3.3%), United States of America (1.2%), South Africa (0.8%), Germany (0.6%).
Townsville City varies in altitude/elevation from about -1 m (highlight point) to 121 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Townsville City is 4810.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Townsville City include Hermit Park, Hyde Park, North Ward, Railway Estate, South Townsville and West End.
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