Bruce  Postcode
About Bruce
Bruce postcode 2617
Total Persons : 3387
Total Males : 1647
Total Femals : 1740
Age Group (0-4 years) : 121
Age Group (5-14 years) 199
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 26
Persons born overseas 979
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: China
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 158
No of People Married : 1030
Married Percentage: 0.336
Labour Force: 2064
Employed Fulltime: 1169
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.566
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 647
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.334
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 307
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.158
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 630
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 2054
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 2269
Number of Families: 648
Number of Families With Children: 248
Total Private Dwellings: 1080
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 430
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1733
Average Household Size: 2.6
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.31
Household Rented Percentage: 0.36
Family Household Percentage: 0.628
Bruce is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

On Census night 2006, Bruce had a population of 3,387 people. Although, as of the late 2000s, the mean taxable income of individuals within the suburb is slightly lower than the ACT average, the suburb nonetheless is in the top decile in the Territory within the Australian Bureau of Statistics' SEIFA index of relative socio-economic advantage and disadvantage.

Bruce is dominated by the greywacke of the Ordovician Pittman Formation. Bands of the black Acton Shale Member are found under University of Canberra and under the Calvary Hospital. Glebe Farm Adamellite is a coarse porphyritic micro adamellite of the Silurian age. It intrudes in the west north and southeast and southwest of University of Canberra. A triangle of Silurian age calcareous shale of the Canberra formation is in the north east of Bruce. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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