Dooralong Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Dooralong (2259) is a suburb of Central Coast, Central Coast, New South Wales. It is about 77 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Dooralong is in the federal electorate of Dobell.

In the 2011 census the population of Dooralong was 385 and is comprised of approximately 49.9% females and 50.1% males.

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

81.7% of people living in the suburb of Dooralong were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.7% England, 3.1% New Zealand, 1.6% South Africa, 1.3% Canada, 1.3% Zimbabwe, 1.0% Netherlands.

91.7% of people living in Dooralong speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.9% Australian Indigenous Languages , 0.8% Thai, 0.8% Other.

The religious makeup of Dooralong is 26.3% Anglican, 25.5% No religion, 22.9% Catholic, 7.0% Baptist, 5.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.6% Uniting Church, 2.6% Other Christian, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 2.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.8% Pentecostal.

62.4% of people are married, 22.4% have never married and 7.1% are divorced and 5.1% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Dooralong.

67.2% of the people living in Dooralong over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 22.2% are working on a part time basis. Dooralong has an unemployment rate of 5.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Dooralong are 26.3% Managers, 17.5% Technicians & trades workers, 17.0% Professionals, 12.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 7.6% Community & personal service workers, 5.8% Sales workers, 4.1% Labourers.

The main industries people from Dooralong work in are 16.5% Construction, 10.6% Health care and social assistance, 10.6% Wholesale trade, 8.8% Education and training, 8.2% Manufacturing, 7.1% Retail trade, 5.3% Public administration and safety, 5.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.3% Administrative and support services.

42.4% of homes are fully owned, and 40.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $680 per week and the median household income is $1437 per week.

The median rent in Dooralong is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2583 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Dooralong postcode 2259

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