Population – There were 8,539 residents in Tingalpa, according to the 2011 Census.
Age Profile – The average age of the population was 35 years old, two years younger than the Australian average.
Social Marital Status – 47.7% of the people are married; 34.9% have never been married; 10.7% are divorced; and 3.3% are single. The average household size is 2.6.
Employment – 65.8% of residents over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time; and 24.3% are working part time. The unemployment rate is 4.6%.
The primary occupations of residents are 18.8% clerical and administrative employees; 18.4% professionals; 14.8% technicians and trades workers; 10.8% labourers; 10.4% managers; 8.9% sales workers; 8.3% community and personal service workers; and more.
The major industries people are working in are 12.2% manufacturing, 11.1% health care and social assistance; 10.0% retail trade; 8.1% construction; 7.2% transport, postal and warehousing; 7.1% professional, scientific and technical services; 7.1% public administration and safety; 7.0% education and training; and 5.0% wholesale trade.
Income Profile – The median household income per week is $1,474.