Niagara Park Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Niagara Park (2250) is a suburb of Central Coast, Central Coast, New South Wales. It is about 56 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Niagara Park is in the federal electorates of Dobell, Robertson.

In the 2011 census the population of Niagara Park was 2,815 and is comprised of approximately 50.4% females and 49.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Niagara Park is 36 years of age.

82.0% of people living in the suburb of Niagara Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.7% England, 1.6% New Zealand, 0.9% Scotland, 0.7% China , 0.6% Philippines, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% United States of America, 0.2% Poland, 0.2% Peru.

93.1% of people living in Niagara Park speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% Other, 0.5% Greek, 0.5% Mandarin, 0.3% German, 0.3% Italian, 0.2% Cantonese, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Niagara Park is 26.7% Anglican, 23.4% No religion, 22.2% Catholic, 6.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.0% Uniting Church, 3.2% Baptist, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 2.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.0% Other religious affiliation , 0.9% Buddhism.

48.3% of people are married, 34.1% have never married and 9.4% are divorced and 4.2% are separated. There are 85 widowed people living in Niagara Park.

55.4% of the people living in Niagara Park over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.5% are working on a part time basis. Niagara Park has an unemployment rate of 5.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Niagara Park are 18.8% Professionals, 17.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 15.4% Technicians & trades workers, 10.8% Labourers, 10.5% Community & personal service workers, 10.3% Managers, 9.5% Sales workers, 5.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Niagara Park work in are 14.2% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Retail trade, 9.9% Manufacturing, 7.3% Construction, 7.1% Public administration and safety, 7.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.7% Education and training, 5.3% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Financial and insurance services.

28.0% of homes are fully owned, and 43.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 27.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $550 per week and the median household income is $1231 per week.

The median rent in Niagara Park is $290 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Niagara Park postcode 2250

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