Macarthur  Suburb
About Macarthur
Macarthur postcode 2904
Total Persons : 1582
Total Males : 826
Total Femals : 756
Age Group (0-4 years) : 71
Age Group (5-14 years) 243
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 36
Persons born overseas 280
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 82
No of People Married : 766
Married Percentage: 0.605
Labour Force: 993
Employed Fulltime: 626
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.63
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 243
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.252
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 164
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.17
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 758
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 2141
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 2221
Number of Families: 445
Number of Families With Children: 269
Total Private Dwellings: 499
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 450
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1399
Average Household Size: 3.2
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.355
Household Rented Percentage: 0.094
Family Household Percentage: 0.889
Macarthur is a suburb in the Canberra district of Tuggeranong.

The suburb is named after John Macarthur, one of the founders of Australia's Merino wool industry.

Macarthur is located within the federal electorate of Canberra. The electorate is currently represented in the House of Representatives by Annette Ellis. Canberra is considered a safe Labor seat. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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