Point Clare Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Point Clare (2250) is a suburb of Central Coast, Central Coast, New South Wales. It is about 49 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Point Clare is in the federal electorate of Robertson.

In the 2011 census the population of Point Clare was 3,810 and is comprised of approximately 52.2% females and 47.8% males.

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

75.4% of people living in the suburb of Point Clare were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.8% England, 2.2% New Zealand, 1.1% South Africa, 0.8% Ireland, 0.7% Scotland, 0.5% China , 0.5% India, 0.4% Germany, 0.4% Philippines, 0.3% Fiji, 0.3% Hong Kong , 0.3% Malaysia, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% Papua New Guinea.

89.7% of people living in Point Clare speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Other, 0.6% Cantonese, 0.4% German, 0.4% Mandarin, 0.4% Spanish, 0.3% Italian, 0.2% Tagalog, 0.2% Hindi.

The religious makeup of Point Clare is 25.4% Anglican, 25.4% Catholic, 18.7% No religion, 7.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.3% Uniting Church, 3.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.2% Christian, nfd, 2.5% Baptist, 1.2% Pentecostal, 1.1% Eastern Orthodox.

49.2% of people are married, 25.6% have never married and 11.3% are divorced and 3.0% are separated. There are 332 widowed people living in Point Clare.

55.8% of the people living in Point Clare over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.1% are working on a part time basis. Point Clare has an unemployment rate of 5.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Point Clare are 23.7% Professionals, 16.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.1% Technicians & trades workers, 12.0% Community & personal service workers, 11.0% Managers, 9.9% Sales workers, 7.5% Labourers, 4.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Point Clare work in are 16.8% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Retail trade, 8.6% Education and training, 8.0% Manufacturing, 7.7% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.6% Construction, 7.3% Public administration and safety, 6.5% Accommodation and food services, 4.2% Financial and insurance services.

37.9% of homes are fully owned, and 37.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $516 per week and the median household income is $1051 per week.

The median rent in Point Clare is $280 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Point Clare postcode 2250

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