Blewitt Springs Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Blewitt Springs (5171) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 26 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Blewitt Springs is in the federal electorate of Mayo.

In the 2011 census the population of Blewitt Springs was 350 and is comprised of approximately 49.7% females and 50.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Blewitt Springs is 48 years of age.

82.6% of people living in the suburb of Blewitt Springs were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.6% England, 2.8% Italy, 2.3% United States of America, 2.0% New Zealand, 2.0% Netherlands, 0.9% Scotland.

94.0% of people living in Blewitt Springs speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.6% Italian, 1.7% German, 0.9% Dutch, 0.9% Language spoken at home not stated.

The religious makeup of Blewitt Springs is 31.7% No religion, 20.3% Catholic, 16.3% Anglican, 8.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.3% Uniting Church, 5.4% Lutheran, 3.7% Pentecostal, 2.6% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Churches of Christ, 0.9% Seventh-day Adventist.

65.5% of people are married, 23.3% have never married and 7.0% are divorced and 1.0% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Blewitt Springs.

53.2% of the people living in Blewitt Springs over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 35.6% are working on a part time basis. Blewitt Springs has an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Blewitt Springs are 23.7% Managers, 16.0% Professionals, 12.9% Technicians & trades workers, 11.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.9% Labourers, 9.8% Community & personal service workers, 7.7% Sales workers, 3.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Blewitt Springs work in are 23.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.4% Health care and social assistance, 11.9% Education and training, 11.4% Construction, 8.8% Retail trade, 8.8% Manufacturing, 4.7% Accommodation and food services, 4.7% Wholesale trade, 4.1% Public administration and safety.

44.9% of homes are fully owned, and 33.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 15.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $574 per week and the median household income is $1196 per week.

The median rent in Blewitt Springs is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2383 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Blewitt Springs postcode 5171

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