Alice Springs LocalStats Australia

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In the 2011 census the population of Alice Springs was 25,186 and is comprised of approximately 50.2% females and 49.8% males.

The median/average age of the people in Alice Springs is 33 years of age.

70.9% of people living in the region of Alice Springs were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.5% United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, 2.6% New Zealand, 2.5% United States of America, 1.7% India, 1.3% Philippines, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Netherlands.

74.7% of people living in Alice Springs speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 9.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 6.4% Australian Indigenous Languages , 3.3% Other, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.5% Filipino , 0.5% German, 0.5% Mandarin, 0.4% Hindi, 0.4% Italian.

The religious makeup of Alice Springs is 26.2% No religion, 21.5% Catholic, 13.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.6% Anglican, 7.0% Lutheran, 4.9% Uniting Church, 3.0% Baptist, 2.4% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Pentecostal, 1.6% Presbyterian and Reformed.

40.2% of people are married, 43.7% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 3.5% are separated. There are 661 widowed people living in Alice Springs.

70.9% of the people living in Alice Springs over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 19.1% are working on a part time basis. Alice Springs has an unemployment rate of 3.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Alice Springs are 23.5% Professionals, 15.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.3% Community & personal service workers, 14.1% Technicians & trades workers, 11.8% Managers, 7.4% Sales workers, 7.1% Labourers, 4.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Alice Springs work in are 17.3% Public administration and safety, 15.1% Health care and social assistance, 9.9% Education and training, 9.5% Retail trade, 8.0% Construction, 7.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.3% Accommodation and food services, 4.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 3.6% Other services.

15.7% of homes are fully owned, and 37.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 41.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $865 per week and the median household income is $1693 per week.

The median rent in Alice Springs is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1950 per month.