Herston  Suburb
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About Herston
Herston postcode 4006
Total Persons : 1795
Total Males : 857
Total Femals : 938
Age Group (0-4 years) : 88
Age Group (5-14 years) 128
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 29
Persons born overseas 421
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 68
No of People Married : 415
Married Percentage: 26.3
Labour Force: 1035
Employed Fulltime: 608
Employed Full Time Percentage: 58.7
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 386
Main Occupation Percentage: 39
Main Industry of Employment: Hospitals
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 115
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 11.6
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 537
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1178
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 1763
Number of Families: 332
Number of Families With Children: 119
Total Private Dwellings: 717
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 370
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1600
Average Household Size: 2.4
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1.1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 16.2
Household Rented Percentage: 52.7
Family Household Percentage: 47.9
Herston is an inner suburb of Brisbane, Australia located 3 km north of the Brisbane CBD.

Herston is dominated by the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital. The hospital campus is also shared by the Queensland Institute of Medical Research and the Royal Children's Hospital. Herston is mostly a residential suburb, with some areas of light industry near the main roads.

Many of Herston's residents are employed by the hospital or nearby at the Queensland University of Technology in Kelvin Grove. There is also a significant student population that studies at the university. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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