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Ipswich is a suburb of west-southwest Brisbane in southeast Queensland and has a population of around 2,300 (48.6% male, 51.4% female). Around 478 families live in the area and of those 41.2% have one or more children under the age of 15. 24.1% of families have only a single parent while 35.1% of couples have no children. Ipswich covers an area of approximately 419 hectares (1036 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Ipswich is between $150-$249 per week (18.5% of people). 6.5% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 1.7% of the population.
Of the 865 private dwellings in Ipswich 23% are owned outright by their occupiers, 22% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 50% are being rented. On average there are around 2.7 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Ipswich is as follows: 72.3% separate houses, 2.7% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 24.7% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Ipswich 33% are married, 13% are divorced, 6% are separated, 10% are widowed and 39% have never married.
Ipswich varies in altitude/elevation from about 7 m (highlight point) to 83 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Ipswich is 4305.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Ipswich include Churchill, East Ipswich, Eastern Heights, Newtown, North Ipswich, Raceview, Sadliers Crossing, West Ipswich and Woodend.
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