Population of Airlie Beach 2019, Australia (QLD)
"75 Island Wonders"
The population of Airlie Beach in 2019, is a very diverse town with a population of over 1,208 people in the Airlie Beach state suburb. However, urban centres and islands around Airlie Beach increase these figures. Airlie Beach is a popular destination for tourists travelling the east coast of Australia, with it being inbetween the cities of Townsville and Rockhampton. Airlie beach is also the gateway to the Whitsunday islands.
Other populated areas in Queensland
|Rank||Significant Urban Areas||Population|
|2||Gold Coast – Tweed Heads||663,321|
|11||Gladstone – Tannum Sands||44,984|
The Population of Airlie Beach has a variety of occupations, but a large chunk of the population are “Managers” at 19.8%. The next highest occupation is “Community and Personal Service Workers” at 16.8% which is higher than the Australian average of 10.8%. This data was obtained from the most recent Australian government census.
The top response for religious affiliation was “No Religion” at 34.7%, followed by “Catholic” at 17.3% of Airlie Beach’s population. Overall, this data shows that Airlie Beach is not a religious town, which is similar to the other tourist towns in Australia. This data was obtained from the most recent Australian government census. View our article on types of religion in Australia.
Airlie Beach, Queensland
Demographic - Male & Female
The Airlie Beach population is split by 45.7% female and 54.3% male. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Airlie Beach’s population median age is 35 years old. The biggest age group is 25-29 year olds at 16.1% of the Airle Beach state suburb area ( 192 People). This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Median weekly household income
The population of Airlie Beach has an average weekly household income of $1,474. However, the average personal income was $845 a week. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Median weekly rent
The population of Airlie Beach pays on average $350 a week in rent. The average amount of people per household is 2.1 in Airlie Beach. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
States and territories population
|States and Territories||Population March 2019|
Percentage change over 2017-18
|New south Wales||7,988,241||1.5%|
|Australian Capital Territory||420,960||2.2%|
|*Total Australian Population||24,899,100||1.6%|
*Figure includes other teritorries including Jervis Bay Territory, Norfolk Island, Cocos (Keeling) Island and Christmas Island.
Facts about Airlie Beach
- Airlie beach is just 1135km from Brisbane
- In 1770 Caption Cook recorded sighting the Whitsunday islands
- Whitehaven Beach is regularly rated the number 1 beach in Australia and one of the best beaches in the world.