Torrens  Suburb
About Torrens
Torrens postcode 2607
Total Persons : 2265
Total Males : 1143
Total Femals : 1122
Age Group (0-4 years) : 131
Age Group (5-14 years) 315
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 38
Persons born overseas 501
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 103
No of People Married : 967
Married Percentage: 0.531
Labour Force: 1214
Employed Fulltime: 742
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.611
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 388
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.331
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 228
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.194
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 722
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1484
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 1799
Number of Families: 635
Number of Families With Children: 290
Total Private Dwellings: 918
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 375
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1517
Average Household Size: 2.6
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.375
Household Rented Percentage: 0.273
Family Household Percentage: 0.716
Torrens is a suburb in the Woden Valley district of Canberra, Australia.

The suburb is named after Sir Robert Torrens, a former Premier of South Australia. The suburb was gazetted on 12 May 1966. Streets in Torrens are named after South Australian pioneers.

Torrens adjoins the suburbs of Pearce, Mawson and Farrer. It is bounded by Beasley Street to the north, Athllon Drive to the east, and the Canberra Nature Park to the south. The suburb contains a small shopping centre, a neighbourhood oval, and Torrens Primary School. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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