Businesses in Townsville

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.8%
 Industry: 9.8%
 Restaurants: 8.8%
 Home Services: 8.4%
 Professional Services: 7.9%
 Medical: 7.8%
 Automotive: 6.2%
 Other: 30.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts344.24.2
Car repair844.310.5
New car dealers294.03.6
Beauty salons564.47.0
Hairdressers404.65.0
Higher education (colleges and universities)283.93.5
Secondary education313.93.9
Atm's273.83.4
Banks293.63.6
Loan companies1164.214.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets444.25.5
General contractors1074.313.3
Other construction394.94.9
Real estate734.09.1
Hotels and motels594.17.4
Other accommodation714.18.9
Travel agencies314.33.9
Construction of buildings664.98.2
Wholesale of construction supplies284.23.5
Wholesale of machinery574.47.1
Health and medical904.211.2
Accountants494.56.1
Advertising and marketing294.83.6
Corporate management694.38.6
Lawyers legal964.412.0
Specialized design295.03.6
Technical construction services504.96.2
Bars, pubs and taverns634.17.9
Cafes904.311.2
Fast food restaurants283.73.5
Clothing stores664.18.2
Electronics stores524.46.5
Hardware stores464.65.7
Household appliances and goods324.14.0
Office supplies and stationery stores374.34.6
Shopping other434.35.4
Women's clothing294.53.6
Fitness centers294.93.6
Area of Townsville, Queensland7.2 km²
Population8,020
Male Population3,821 (47.6%)
Female Population4,199 (52.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +73.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.6%
Median Age25
Male Median Age25.1
Female Median Age24.9
Local TimeSaturday 4:43 AM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng-19.26639° / 146.80569°
Postal Codes481248134814

Townsville, Queensland - Map

Townsville, Queensland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population4,6315,7076,3848,020
Population Density640.8 / km²789.7 / km²883.4 / km²1,109 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Townsville Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Townsville, Queensland+73.2%+40.5%+25.6%
West End+72.5%+40.2%+25.4%
Queensland+72.7%+40.3%+25.5%
Australia+72.6%+40.3%+25.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Townsville, Queensland Median Age

Median Age: 25 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Townsville, Queensland25 years24.9 years25.1 years
West End34.9 years34.2 years35.5 years
Queensland36.8 years37.5 years36.1 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Townsville, Queensland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5281288569
5-9227227454
10-14189161351
15-194796441,124
20-247267961,522
25-29387379767
30-34268298566
35-39261266528
40-44220214434
45-49191185376
50-54153208361
55-59161165326
60-6492113205
65-69474997
70-74375390
75-79394382
80-84314071
85 Plus3371104
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Townsville, Queensland Population Density

Population Density: 1,109 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Townsville, Queensland8,0207.2 km²1,109 / km²
West End4,7403.092 km²1,532 / km²
Queensland4.8 million1,730,083.5 km²2.75 / km²
Australia23.8 million7,690,961.5 km²3.09 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Townsville, Queensland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Townsville
 Area Code 7: 78.1%
 Area Code 4: 21.7%
 Other: 0.2%

Business distribution by price for Townsville, Queensland

 Inexpensive: 52.1%
 Moderate: 32.7%
 Expensive: 11.6%
 Very Expensive: 3.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Townsville, Queensland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Townsville, Queensland154,076 t19.2 t21,320 t/km²
West End84,843 t17.9 t27,438 t/km²
Queensland83,884,578 t17.6 t48.5 t/km²
Australia401,155,563 t16.9 t52.2 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Townsville, Queensland CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)154,076 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita19.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)21,320 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
DroughtHigh (9)
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
8/11/0312:04 AM4.897.5 km5,000 mQueensland, Australiausgs.gov

Townsville, Queensland

Townsville /ˈtaʊnzvɪl/ is a city on the north-eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. Adjacent to the central section of the Great Barrier Reef, it is in the dry tropics region of Queensland. Townsville is Australia's largest urban centre north of th..  ︎  Townsville Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Townsville
 Postal Code 4810: 66.5%
 Postal Code 4814: 12.3%
 Postal Code 4812: 8.2%
 Other: 13.1%

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