Flagstaff Hill Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Flagstaff Hill (5159) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 14 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Flagstaff Hill is in the federal electorate of Boothby.

In the 2011 census the population of Flagstaff Hill was 9,850 and is comprised of approximately 49.8% females and 50.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Flagstaff Hill is 41 years of age.

71.0% of people living in the suburb of Flagstaff Hill were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.3% England, 1.8% Scotland, 1.2% South Africa, 1.1% New Zealand, 0.8% Germany, 0.8% China , 0.7% India, 0.6% Italy, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.5% Iran, 0.5% Poland, 0.4% Malaysia, 0.4% Philippines, 0.3% United States of America.

88.4% of people living in Flagstaff Hill speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.7% Other, 1.0% Greek, 0.9% Italian, 0.8% Mandarin, 0.5% Persian, 0.5% German, 0.5% Polish, 0.5% Cantonese.

The religious makeup of Flagstaff Hill is 29.0% No religion, 18.4% Catholic, 15.4% Anglican, 10.4% Uniting Church, 8.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.8% Lutheran, 2.3% Eastern Orthodox, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 1.9% Baptist, 1.8% Pentecostal.

60.6% of people are married, 27.6% have never married and 6.7% are divorced and 1.9% are separated. There are 255 widowed people living in Flagstaff Hill.

56.6% of the people living in Flagstaff Hill over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.3% are working on a part time basis. Flagstaff Hill has an unemployment rate of 4.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Flagstaff Hill are 23.2% Professionals, 17.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.2% Managers, 12.8% Technicians & trades workers, 11.2% Community & personal service workers, 10.7% Sales workers, 6.0% Labourers, 3.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Flagstaff Hill work in are 16.2% Health care and social assistance, 12.2% Retail trade, 9.8% Education and training, 8.6% Manufacturing, 7.5% Public administration and safety, 7.3% Construction, 6.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.1% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Financial and insurance services.

37.0% of homes are fully owned, and 50.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 10.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $681 per week and the median household income is $1650 per week.

The median rent in Flagstaff Hill is $320 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1700 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Flagstaff Hill postcode 5159

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