Fisher  Suburb
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About Fisher
Fisher postcode 2611
Total Persons : 2978
Total Males : 1444
Total Femals : 1534
Age Group (0-4 years) : 176
Age Group (5-14 years) 315
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 40
Persons born overseas 589
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 143
No of People Married : 1281
Married Percentage: 0.515
Labour Force: 1581
Employed Fulltime: 992
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.627
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 450
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.295
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 293
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.192
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 704
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1356
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 1713
Number of Families: 824
Number of Families With Children: 354
Total Private Dwellings: 1302
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 335
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1387
Average Household Size: 2.4
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.417
Household Rented Percentage: 0.205
Family Household Percentage: 0.677
Fisher is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia located in the district of Weston Creek.

Fisher was named after Andrew Fisher (18621928), coal miner, founding member of the federal parliamentary Labor Party and Prime Minister of Australia for three terms between 1908 and 1915 (ACTLIC, 2004).

Laidlaw Volcanics pale to dark grey dacitic tuff is found though most of Fisher except north slice of the suburb which is Deakin Volcanics red-purple and green grey rhyodacite with spherulitic texture. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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