Kingswood Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Kingswood (5062) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 5 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Kingswood is in the federal electorate of Boothby.

In the 2011 census the population of Kingswood was 2,354 and is comprised of approximately 55.1% females and 44.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Kingswood is 44 years of age.

78.5% of people living in the suburb of Kingswood were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.0% England, 1.7% China , 1.6% Italy, 0.9% Malaysia, 0.7% New Zealand, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Greece, 0.6% India, 0.6% South Africa, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.4% Canada, 0.4% Nepal, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% Pakistan.

85.8% of people living in Kingswood speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.5% Greek, 2.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.0% Italian, 1.4% Mandarin, 1.1% Cantonese, 1.0% Other, 0.6% German, 0.6% Other, 0.6% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Kingswood is 26.3% No religion, 23.5% Catholic, 17.5% Anglican, 7.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.5% Uniting Church, 4.6% Eastern Orthodox, 2.5% Lutheran, 2.0% Baptist, 1.7% Christian, nfd, 1.1% Buddhism.

50.8% of people are married, 31.1% have never married and 7.8% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 161 widowed people living in Kingswood.

55.8% of the people living in Kingswood over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.9% are working on a part time basis. Kingswood has an unemployment rate of 4.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Kingswood are 36.5% Professionals, 16.4% Managers, 13.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.3% Community & personal service workers, 8.7% Sales workers, 7.0% Technicians & trades workers, 4.5% Labourers, 2.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Kingswood work in are 16.2% Health care and social assistance, 12.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 12.8% Education and training, 9.2% Retail trade, 7.2% Public administration and safety, 6.0% Financial and insurance services, 6.0% Accommodation and food services, 4.6% Construction, 4.1% Manufacturing.

41.1% of homes are fully owned, and 32.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $644 per week and the median household income is $1351 per week.

The median rent in Kingswood is $270 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1746 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Kingswood postcode 5062

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