Blakeview Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Blakeview (5114) is a suburb of Adelaide, North & North East Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 29 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Blakeview is in the federal electorate of Wakefield.

In the 2011 census the population of Blakeview was 5,093 and is comprised of approximately 50.6% females and 49.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Blakeview is 30 years of age.

78.8% of people living in the suburb of Blakeview were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.2% England, 1.6% Scotland, 1.0% New Zealand, 0.7% Philippines, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.4% Germany, 0.3% Romania, 0.3% South Sudan, 0.3% Armenia, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% Italy, 0.2% United States of America, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% China .

93.0% of people living in Blakeview speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.0% Other, 1.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.6% Italian, 0.5% Russian, 0.2% Tagalog, 0.2% Mandarin, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% German, 0.1% Polish.

The religious makeup of Blakeview is 37.3% No religion, 17.3% Anglican, 15.9% Catholic, 8.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.8% Uniting Church, 3.3% Christian, nfd, 2.9% Lutheran, 1.7% Baptist, 1.4% Pentecostal, 1.1% Presbyterian and Reformed.

48.1% of people are married, 36.6% have never married and 8.8% are divorced and 3.8% are separated. There are 101 widowed people living in Blakeview.

61.7% of the people living in Blakeview over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.1% are working on a part time basis. Blakeview has an unemployment rate of 6.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Blakeview are 15.4% Technicians & trades workers, 14.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.6% Labourers, 11.8% Community & personal service workers, 11.5% Professionals, 11.0% Sales workers, 10.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.7% Managers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Blakeview work in are 16.7% Manufacturing, 13.3% Retail trade, 11.5% Health care and social assistance, 10.8% Public administration and safety, 8.2% Construction, 5.6% Accommodation and food services, 5.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.9% Education and training, 3.9% Other services.

17.5% of homes are fully owned, and 56.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 24.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $627 per week and the median household income is $1253 per week.

The median rent in Blakeview is $265 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1517 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Blakeview postcode 5114

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