South Arm Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

South Arm (2449) is a suburb of North Coast, Northern Rivers, New South Wales. It is about 383 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. South Arm is in the federal electorate of Cowper.

In the 2011 Census the population of South Arm is 210 and is comprised of 51.9% females and 48.1% males.

The median/average age of the South Arm population is 34 years of age, 3 years below the Australian average.

92.8% of people living in South Arm were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were Scotland 1.4%, England 1.4%, Israel 1.4%, Netherlands 1.4%, Adelie Land 0%.

89.4% of people speak English as their first language 5.3% Gumbaynggir, 1.9% Hebrew, 0% Welsh, 0% Irish, 0% Gaelic (Scotland).

The religious make up of South Arm is 39.7% Catholic, 29.7% No Religion, 9.1% Anglican, 5.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.4% Australian Aboriginal Traditional Religions.

18.6% of people are married, 65.4% have never married and 10.3% are divorced and 0% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in South Arm.

34% of the people living in South Arm are employed full time, 22.6% are working on a part time basis. South Arm has an unemployment rate of 35.8%.

The main occupations of people from South Arm are Professionals 41.9%, Labourers 22.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.9%, Managers 9.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 0%, Sales Workers 0%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 0%.

The median individual income is $323.00 per week and the median household income is $581.00 per week.

30.3% of homes are fully owned, and 19.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 43.9% of homes are rented.

The median rent in South Arm is $123 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1213 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for South Arm postcode 2449

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