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East Brisbane is a suburb of east-southeast Brisbane in southeast Queensland and has a population of around 5,200 (52.9% male, 47.1% female). Around 1092 families live in the area and of those 31.1% have one or more children under the age of 15. 16.6% of families have only a single parent while 47.0% of couples have no children. East Brisbane covers an area of approximately 195 hectares (481 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in East Brisbane is between $400-$599 per week (12.8% of people). 6.9% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 5.2% of the population.
Of the 2128 private dwellings in East Brisbane 18% are owned outright by their occupiers, 25% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 53% are being rented. On average there are around 2.5 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in East Brisbane is as follows: 50.1% separate houses, 4.9% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 44.4% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in East Brisbane 29% are married, 9% are divorced, 3% are separated, 3% are widowed and 56% have never married.
Compared to the rest of Australia, East Brisbane has close to average migrant population, with around 33.6% of residents being born overseas. The top 5 countries of birth for migrants in the area are: United Kingdom (3.9%), New Zealand (3.6%), Korea (1.1%), China (1.1%), Italy (0.8%).
East Brisbane varies in altitude/elevation from about -1 m (highlight point) to 32 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for East Brisbane is 4169.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of East Brisbane include Coorparoo, Kangaroo Point, Norman Park and Woolloongabba.
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