Ulmarra Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Ulmarra (2462) is a suburb of North Coast, Northern Rivers, New South Wales. It is about 502 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Ulmarra is in the federal electorate of Cowper.

In the 2011 census the population of Ulmarra was 784 and is comprised of approximately 50.1% females and 49.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Ulmarra is 45 years of age.

89.9% of people living in the suburb of Ulmarra were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.1% England, 1.0% New Zealand, 0.9% Germany, 0.5% Netherlands.

95.3% of people living in Ulmarra speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.8% German, 0.4% Other, 0.4% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Ulmarra is 28.9% Anglican, 20.5% Catholic, 16.0% No religion, 10.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 7.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.2% Uniting Church, 3.4% Jehovah's Witnesses, 2.3% Baptist, 1.1% Salvation Army, 0.9% Christian, nfd.

48.6% of people are married, 25.7% have never married and 12.5% are divorced and 3.6% are separated. There are 62 widowed people living in Ulmarra.

50.7% of the people living in Ulmarra over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.7% are working on a part time basis. Ulmarra has an unemployment rate of 7.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Ulmarra are 18.9% Managers, 15.1% Labourers, 12.3% Professionals, 12.3% Technicians & trades workers, 11.0% Community & personal service workers, 10.1% Sales workers, 9.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Ulmarra work in are 14.1% Retail trade, 12.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 8.9% Health care and social assistance, 8.3% Education and training, 8.3% Construction, 8.0% Manufacturing, 7.0% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.7% Public administration and safety, 5.8% Inadequately described/Not stated.

42.4% of homes are fully owned, and 28.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 26.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $374 per week and the median household income is $709 per week.

The median rent in Ulmarra is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Ulmarra postcode 2462

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