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Bowen, QLD

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Bowen Statistics

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  • Population

  • Nearest Capital

  • Nearest Airport

    Whitsunday coast airport 80km
  • Median House Price

  • December Temp °C
    32 / 24

Located 45 minutes north of Airlie Beach, Bowen is a picturesque seaside town. The famous Big Mango is symbolic of the areas strong horticultural industry. The Abbot Point coal shipping port is also within the locality.


Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Bowen

Doctors & Allied Health
Post Office
Bars & Eateries
Groceries & Convenience


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Comparison to median State house price

Property in Bowen

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Median House Price


Rental House Median Price Per Month


Attached Dwelling Median Price


Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021]

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    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017]

    Jobs in Bowen

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    Median Family Income Per Week



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    Number of Institutions


    Data sources:

    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

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    Schools And Universities in Bowen

    Education within 25KM of Bowen

    6 Childcare Centres
    bowen/collinsville family day care scheme
    bowen out of school hours care
    bowen childcare and early education
    kidz at the beach
    the beach hut queens beach outside school hours care
    c&k queens beach community kindergarten
    2 High Schools
    Townsville Flexible Learning Centre - Bowen Campus
    Bowen State High School

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