Yarralumla Demographics (ACT) Local Stats

Yarralumla (2600) is a suburb of Canberra, Inner South, Australian Capital Territory. It is about 4 kms from ACT's capital city of Canberra. Yarralumla is in the federal electorate of Canberra.

In the 2011 census the population of Yarralumla was 2,922 and is comprised of approximately 51.8% females and 48.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Yarralumla is 47 years of age.

72.2% of people living in the suburb of Yarralumla were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.5% England, 1.6% New Zealand, 1.5% India, 1.2% United States of America, 1.2% South Africa, 0.8% China , 0.8% Italy, 0.7% Germany, 0.6% Scotland, 0.5% Korea, Republic of , 0.5% Netherlands, 0.5% Malaysia, 0.4% Wales, 0.4% Canada.

84.4% of people living in Yarralumla speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.6% Other, 1.6% Italian, 0.8% French, 0.8% German, 0.6% Hindi, 0.6% Cantonese, 0.6% Croatian, 0.6% Mandarin.

The religious makeup of Yarralumla is 31.8% No religion, 24.5% Catholic, 17.6% Anglican, 6.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.8% Uniting Church, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.1% Eastern Orthodox, 1.5% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Buddhism, 1.1% Islam.

54.7% of people are married, 30.1% have never married and 7.3% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 142 widowed people living in Yarralumla.

60.8% of the people living in Yarralumla over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.8% are working on a part time basis. Yarralumla has an unemployment rate of 3.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Yarralumla are 41.2% Professionals, 20.5% Managers, 14.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.6% Community & personal service workers, 5.9% Technicians & trades workers, 5.2% Sales workers, 2.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 2.3% Labourers, 1.3% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Yarralumla work in are 27.0% Public administration and safety, 15.3% Professional, scientific and technical services, 11.9% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Education and training, 5.2% Accommodation and food services, 4.7% Construction, 4.6% Retail trade, 2.9% Rental, hiring and real estate services, 2.5% Administrative and support services.

46.3% of homes are fully owned, and 25.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 26.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $1130 per week and the median household income is $2580 per week.

The median rent in Yarralumla is $425 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2442 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Yarralumla postcode 2600

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