Gulmarrad Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Gulmarrad (2463) is a suburb of North Coast, Northern Rivers, New South Wales. It is about 523 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Gulmarrad is in the federal electorate of Cowper.

In the 2011 census the population of Gulmarrad was 1,644 and is comprised of approximately 50.3% females and 49.7% males.

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

86.8% of people living in the suburb of Gulmarrad were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.3% England, 1.1% New Zealand, 0.7% Netherlands, 0.7% Germany, 0.4% Philippines, 0.4% Switzerland, 0.4% Austria, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% United States of America, 0.3% Italy.

95.8% of people living in Gulmarrad speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Italian, 0.4% Other, 0.2% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Gulmarrad is 31.1% Anglican, 21.5% Catholic, 18.0% No religion, 8.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 6.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.5% Uniting Church, 2.8% Christian, nfd, 1.3% Baptist, 1.0% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.0% Lutheran.

67.1% of people are married, 20.9% have never married and 6.8% are divorced and 2.6% are separated. There are 33 widowed people living in Gulmarrad.

50.1% of the people living in Gulmarrad over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 36.9% are working on a part time basis. Gulmarrad has an unemployment rate of 6.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Gulmarrad are 17.1% Technicians & trades workers, 14.0% Professionals, 13.6% Labourers, 12.8% Managers, 12.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.2% Community & personal service workers, 9.8% Sales workers, 7.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Gulmarrad work in are 12.5% Health care and social assistance, 11.7% Retail trade, 10.3% Construction, 9.5% Public administration and safety, 8.1% Manufacturing, 7.8% Accommodation and food services, 7.0% Education and training, 5.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 4.5% Administrative and support services.

52.3% of homes are fully owned, and 39.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 7.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $422 per week and the median household income is $978 per week.

The median rent in Gulmarrad is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1430 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Gulmarrad postcode 2463

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