Phegans Bay Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Phegans Bay (2256) is a suburb of Central Coast, Central Coast, New South Wales. It is about 43 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Phegans Bay is in the federal electorate of Robertson.

In the 2011 census the population of Phegans Bay was 439 and is comprised of approximately 49.0% females and 51.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Phegans Bay is 38 years of age.

77.0% of people living in the suburb of Phegans Bay were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.8% England, 2.3% Scotland, 1.8% New Zealand, 1.6% Morocco, 1.4% Thailand, 1.1% Israel, 1.1% Canada, 0.7% United States of America.

84.3% of people living in Phegans Bay speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.0% Other, 1.6% French, 1.4% Spanish, 0.9% Macedonian, 0.7% Arabic, 0.7% Polish, 0.7% German.

The religious makeup of Phegans Bay is 28.0% No religion, 24.8% Catholic, 18.0% Anglican, 12.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.9% Uniting Church, 3.2% Christian, nfd, 3.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.0% Other Christian, 1.6% Other Religious Groups, 1.4% Other religious affiliation .

49.3% of people are married, 34.9% have never married and 10.6% are divorced and 3.5% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Phegans Bay.

59.2% of the people living in Phegans Bay over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.5% are working on a part time basis. Phegans Bay has an unemployment rate of 8.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Phegans Bay are 20.2% Professionals, 17.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.4% Managers, 12.0% Sales workers, 12.0% Community & personal service workers, 12.0% Technicians & trades workers, 6.2% Labourers, 2.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Phegans Bay work in are 12.9% Health care and social assistance, 11.5% Manufacturing, 10.0% Retail trade, 7.7% Education and training, 7.2% Public administration and safety, 7.2% Other services, 7.2% Construction, 5.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.8% Financial and insurance services.

31.4% of homes are fully owned, and 45.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 23.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $652 per week and the median household income is $1420 per week.

The median rent in Phegans Bay is $320 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Phegans Bay postcode 2256

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