Garran  Suburb
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About Garran
Garran postcode 2605
Total Persons : 3175
Total Males : 1551
Total Femals : 1624
Age Group (0-4 years) : 172
Age Group (5-14 years) 398
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 39
Persons born overseas 824
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 173
No of People Married : 1416
Married Percentage: 0.544
Labour Force: 1658
Employed Fulltime: 1091
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.658
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 677
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.42
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 284
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.176
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 878
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1855
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 2265
Number of Families: 819
Number of Families With Children: 395
Total Private Dwellings: 1328
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 440
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1733
Average Household Size: 2.5
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.372
Household Rented Percentage: 0.284
Family Household Percentage: 0.667
Garran is a suburb in the Woden district of Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory.

Garran was named after Sir Robert Garran who made numerous contributions to the development of higher education in Canberra. The streets in Garran are named after Australian writers.

Garran contains volcanic materials from the Silurian Age. Deakin Volcanics purple and green tuff is under the Canberra hostpital, around Ingamells Street in the north and the base of Davidson Hill. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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