Torres Population Statistics

The Shire of Torres is a local government area located in Far North Queensland, Australia, covering large sections of the Torres Strait Islands and the northern tip of Cape York Peninsula north of 11°S latitude. It holds two distinctions - it is the northernmost Local Government Area in Australia, and is the only one to abut an international border - it is at one point just 73 kilometres (45 mi) from Papua New Guinea. It is administered from Thursday Island. Out of 3256 residents, 1621 (50%) are male, 1635 (50%) are female, and the average age is 28. There is a range of facilities in the area, including 11 schools, 2 hospitals, and 1 childcare centre.
Australian Bureau of Statistics 4221.0 - Schools, Australia, 2015
Downloaded in July 2016
Asustralian School List
Downloaded in July 2016
Shire of Torres - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Downloaded in July 2016
Population figures and neighborhood information are obtained from governmental sources. We make no representations or warranties, or assume no liabilities whatsoever as to the population figures and neighborhood information.
Property Price information is provided SOLELY FOR REFERENCE PURPOSES. It is calculated in the way we deem appropriate in our discretion using property information listed on this site. We make no representations or warranties whatsoever as to the rent trend information.

Property Median Price

Demographics Data

People and Families

Gender

  • Male1,621
  • Female1,635

Age

  • 0 - 14975
  • 15 - 24480
  • 25 - 34483
  • 35 - 44452
  • 45 - 54426
  • 55 - 64282
  • 65+158

Type of Household

  • Single Person173
  • Family612
  • Group30

Dwellings

Ownership

  • Owned Outright63
  • Owned with a Mortgage48
  • Rented636
  • Other71

Structure

  • Separate House493
  • Semi-detached150
  • Flat, unit151
  • Other22

No. of Bedrooms

  • 1 bedroom52
  • 2 bedrooms223
  • 3 bedrooms303
  • 4 bedrooms120
  • 5 bedrooms35
  • 6 bedrooms or more27
  • Other56

Combined School

2 places
  • Tagai State College 31 HARGRAVE STREET THURSDAY ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government
  • Northern Peninsula Area State College SAGAUKAZ STREET BAMAGA QLD 4876
    Co-ed Government

Primary School

7 places
  • Northern Peninsula Area College - Bamaga Junior Campus ANU STREET BAMAGA QLD 4876
    Co-ed Government
  • Tagai State College - Dauan Island Campus DAUAN ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government
  • Tagai State College - Kubin Campus KUBIN VILLAGE MOA ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government
  • Tagai State College - St Pauls Campus MOA ISLAND MOA ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government
  • Tagai State College - Horn Island Campus NAWIE STREET HORN ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government
  • Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School NORMANDY STREET THURSDAY ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Non Government
  • Tagai State College - Thursday Island Primary Campus SUMMERS STREET THURSDAY ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government

Secondary School

2 places
  • Tagai State College - Thursday Island Secondary 21 APLIN ROAD THURSDAY ISLAND QLD 4875
    Co-ed Government
  • Northern Peninsula Area State College - Senior Campus SAGAUKAZ STREET BAMAGA QLD 4876
    Co-ed Government

Hospital

2 places
  • Bamaga Public Hospital Sagaukaz St Bamaga QLD 4876
    Public
  • Thursday Island Hospital Victoria Pde Thursday Island QLD 4875
    Public

Childcare Centre

1 place
  • Thursday Island Childcare Centre Victoria Pde Thursday Island QLD 4875

Real Estate in Torres