O'Connor Demographics (ACT) Local Stats

O'Connor (2602) is a suburb of Canberra, Inner North, Australian Capital Territory. It is about 14953 kms from ACT's capital city of Canberra. O'Connor is in the federal electorate of Fraser.

In the 2011 census the population of O'Connor was 5,251 and is comprised of approximately 51.7% females and 48.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of O'Connor is 35 years of age.

71.5% of people living in the suburb of O'Connor were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% England, 1.6% New Zealand, 1.4% Germany, 1.3% United States of America, 1.1% China , 1.0% India, 0.7% Malaysia, 0.6% Vietnam, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.5% Canada, 0.5% Scotland, 0.5% Poland, 0.4% Korea, Republic of , 0.4% Bhutan.

80.4% of people living in O'Connor speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.8% Other, 1.4% Mandarin, 1.1% German, 0.8% Italian, 0.8% Vietnamese, 0.7% French, 0.7% Polish, 0.7% Spanish.

The religious makeup of O'Connor is 45.2% No religion, 17.4% Catholic, 9.9% Anglican, 8.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.2% Buddhism, 2.6% Uniting Church, 1.8% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Other religious affiliation , 1.6% Eastern Orthodox, 1.5% Islam.

38.9% of people are married, 47.0% have never married and 7.8% are divorced and 2.3% are separated. There are 175 widowed people living in O'Connor.

59.9% of the people living in O'Connor over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.9% are working on a part time basis. O'Connor has an unemployment rate of 4.3%.

The main occupations of people living in O'Connor are 43.3% Professionals, 15.8% Managers, 15.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.5% Community & personal service workers, 6.0% Technicians & trades workers, 4.9% Sales workers, 3.3% Labourers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.1% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from O'Connor work in are 31.8% Public administration and safety, 14.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 14.8% Education and training, 7.7% Health care and social assistance, 5.3% Accommodation and food services, 5.2% Retail trade, 3.1% Construction, 2.5% Information media and telecommunications, 2.5% Arts and recreation services.

29.4% of homes are fully owned, and 27.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 40.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $969 per week and the median household income is $1982 per week.

The median rent in O'Connor is $400 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2422 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for O'Connor postcode 2602

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