Hughes  Suburb
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About Hughes
Hughes postcode 2605
Total Persons : 2898
Total Males : 1347
Total Femals : 1551
Age Group (0-4 years) : 151
Age Group (5-14 years) 375
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 41
Persons born overseas 683
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 166
No of People Married : 1148
Married Percentage: 0.484
Labour Force: 1444
Employed Fulltime: 882
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.611
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 520
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.371
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 336
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.239
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 770
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1522
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 2103
Number of Families: 751
Number of Families With Children: 344
Total Private Dwellings: 1210
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 315
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1600
Average Household Size: 2.5
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1.1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.373
Household Rented Percentage: 0.264
Family Household Percentage: 0.655
Hughes is a suburb in the Canberra, Australia district of Woden.

Hughes is named after The Right Honourable William Morris "Billy" Hughes, seventh Prime Minister of Australia from 1915-1923. Streets in the suburb are named with the theme of World War I armed services personnel and contemporaries of William Hughes.

Hughes adjoins the suburbs of Deakin, Garran, Phillip and Curtin. It is bounded by Carruthers Street to the North, Yarra Glen and Yamba Drive to the west, and the Red Hill area of Canberra Nature Park to the east and south. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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