Narrabundah Demographics (ACT) Local Stats

Narrabundah (2604) is a suburb of Canberra, Inner South, Australian Capital Territory. It is about 6 kms from ACT's capital city of Canberra. Narrabundah is in the federal electorate of Canberra.

In the 2011 census the population of Narrabundah was 5,671 and is comprised of approximately 52.2% females and 47.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Narrabundah is 39 years of age.

71.2% of people living in the suburb of Narrabundah were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% England, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.3% India, 1.1% United States of America, 1.1% Italy, 1.0% China , 0.9% Sri Lanka, 0.8% Germany, 0.7% France, 0.5% Korea, Republic of , 0.5% Poland, 0.5% Canada, 0.5% Japan, 0.5% South Africa.

77.6% of people living in Narrabundah speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.0% Other, 1.8% French, 1.6% Italian, 1.1% Mandarin, 1.0% Spanish, 0.8% Croatian, 0.8% Greek, 0.7% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Narrabundah is 31.1% No religion, 26.8% Catholic, 13.5% Anglican, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.2% Uniting Church, 2.6% Buddhism, 2.3% Eastern Orthodox, 2.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Islam.

39.8% of people are married, 39.6% have never married and 9.6% are divorced and 3.0% are separated. There are 379 widowed people living in Narrabundah.

67.6% of the people living in Narrabundah over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 22.8% are working on a part time basis. Narrabundah has an unemployment rate of 3.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Narrabundah are 36.9% Professionals, 17.5% Managers, 15.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.8% Technicians & trades workers, 7.6% Community & personal service workers, 5.4% Sales workers, 3.6% Labourers, 2.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 2.0% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Narrabundah work in are 37.9% Public administration and safety, 10.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.7% Health care and social assistance, 7.7% Education and training, 6.0% Accommodation and food services, 5.5% Retail trade, 4.9% Construction, 3.0% Other services, 2.0% Information media and telecommunications.

24.7% of homes are fully owned, and 29.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 42.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $969 per week and the median household income is $1834 per week.

The median rent in Narrabundah is $380 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2200 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Narrabundah postcode 2604

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