Oaks Estate Demographics (ACT) Local Stats

Oaks Estate (2620) is a suburb of Canberra, Tuggeranong, Australian Capital Territory. It is about 11 kms from ACT's capital city of Canberra. Oaks Estate is in the federal electorate of Canberra.

In the 2011 census the population of Oaks Estate was 259 and is comprised of approximately 35.9% females and 64.1% males.

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

76.7% of people living in the suburb of Oaks Estate were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.3% Malta, 2.3% Scotland, 1.9% New Zealand, 1.9% Bulgaria, 1.9% Bangladesh, 1.9% India, 1.9% Austria, 1.9% England.

84.5% of people living in Oaks Estate speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.3% Other, 1.6% French, 1.2% Vietnamese, 1.2% Polish, 1.2% Mandarin.

The religious makeup of Oaks Estate is 32.3% No religion, 23.0% Catholic, 16.7% Anglican, 14.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.5% Pentecostal, 2.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Uniting Church, 1.9% Eastern Orthodox, 1.6% Latter-day Saints, 1.6% Christian, nfd.

24.2% of people are married, 46.3% have never married and 20.3% are divorced and 4.0% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Oaks Estate.

66.7% of the people living in Oaks Estate over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 20.7% are working on a part time basis. Oaks Estate has an unemployment rate of 8.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Oaks Estate are 22.6% Professionals, 20.4% Technicians & trades workers, 16.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.4% Managers, 8.8% Community & personal service workers, 8.0% Labourers, 7.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 4.4% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Oaks Estate work in are 19.7% Public administration and safety, 15.3% Health care and social assistance, 11.7% Construction, 6.6% Retail trade, 6.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.1% Accommodation and food services, 4.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.4% Inadequately described/Not stated, 4.4% Administrative and support services.

13.2% of homes are fully owned, and 21.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 60.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $715 per week and the median household income is $778 per week.

The median rent in Oaks Estate is $116 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Oaks Estate postcode 2620