Glendale Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Glendale (2285) is a suburb of Hunter Valley, West Lake Macquarie, New South Wales. It is about 112 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Glendale is in the federal electorate of Charlton.

In the 2011 census the population of Glendale was 3,284 and is comprised of approximately 51.7% females and 48.3% males.

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

87.3% of people living in the suburb of Glendale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.0% England, 0.9% New Zealand, 0.6% India, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Italy, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% United States of America, 0.3% Poland, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% Philippines, 0.2% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , 0.2% Denmark.

93.1% of people living in Glendale speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% Italian, 0.4% Other, 0.3% Punjabi, 0.3% Tagalog, 0.3% German, 0.2% Tamil, 0.2% Polish, 0.2% Hindi.

The religious makeup of Glendale is 25.9% Anglican, 25.1% Catholic, 18.9% No religion, 7.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.7% Uniting Church, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Baptist, 2.8% Christian, nfd, 1.0% Pentecostal, 1.0% Eastern Orthodox.

48.3% of people are married, 32.3% have never married and 9.6% are divorced and 3.0% are separated. There are 181 widowed people living in Glendale.

58.5% of the people living in Glendale over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.7% are working on a part time basis. Glendale has an unemployment rate of 5.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Glendale are 16.9% Professionals, 16.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 16.1% Technicians & trades workers, 12.1% Sales workers, 9.8% Labourers, 9.4% Community & personal service workers, 9.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.1% Managers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Glendale work in are 14.7% Health care and social assistance, 12.1% Retail trade, 11.5% Manufacturing, 7.7% Education and training, 7.3% Construction, 6.4% Accommodation and food services, 5.7% Public administration and safety, 5.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.0% Professional, scientific and technical services.

35.3% of homes are fully owned, and 38.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 24.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $502 per week and the median household income is $1059 per week.

The median rent in Glendale is $215 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Glendale postcode 2285

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