Killingworth Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Killingworth (2278) is a suburb of Hunter Valley, West Lake Macquarie, New South Wales. It is about 109 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Killingworth is in the federal electorate of Charlton.

In the 2011 census the population of Killingworth was 700 and is comprised of approximately 47.1% females and 52.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Killingworth is 33 years of age.

94.3% of people living in the suburb of Killingworth were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.3% England, 0.7% Korea, Republic of , 0.6% Netherlands, 0.6% Philippines, 0.4% New Zealand.

96.7% of people living in Killingworth speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.4% Hungarian, 0.4% Italian.

The religious makeup of Killingworth is 28.0% Anglican, 24.5% No religion, 22.7% Catholic, 8.3% Uniting Church, 7.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.3% Pentecostal, 1.1% Baptist, 1.1% Other religious affiliation , 1.0% Salvation Army.

55.4% of people are married, 36.0% have never married and 6.1% are divorced and 1.1% are separated. There are 8 widowed people living in Killingworth.

58.7% of the people living in Killingworth over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.4% are working on a part time basis. Killingworth has an unemployment rate of 5.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Killingworth are 23.4% Technicians & trades workers, 15.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 11.5% Professionals, 10.2% Sales workers, 9.9% Labourers, 9.7% Community & personal service workers, 5.6% Managers, 2.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Killingworth work in are 16.0% Manufacturing, 11.7% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Retail trade, 9.4% Construction, 6.6% Accommodation and food services, 6.1% Education and training, 6.1% Other services, 5.9% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.3% Public administration and safety.

27.1% of homes are fully owned, and 67.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 2.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $656 per week and the median household income is $1806 per week.

The median rent in Killingworth is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1842 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Killingworth postcode 2278

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