Carcoar Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Carcoar (2791) is a suburb of Regional NSW, Central Tablelands, New South Wales. It is about 193 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Carcoar is in the federal electorate of Calare.

In the 2011 census the population of Carcoar was 695 and is comprised of approximately 49.9% females and 50.1% males.

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

89.9% of people living in the suburb of Carcoar were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.3% New Zealand, 1.3% England, 0.7% Netherlands, 0.7% Malta, 0.6% Scotland.

93.7% of people living in Carcoar speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Other, 0.6% Italian, 0.6% Japanese, 0.4% Thai.

The religious makeup of Carcoar is 38.8% Anglican, 27.4% Catholic, 11.4% No religion, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.9% Uniting Church, 3.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 1.3% Baptist, 0.9% Eastern Orthodox, 0.6% Judaism.

57.4% of people are married, 25.6% have never married and 8.1% are divorced and 3.8% are separated. There are 27 widowed people living in Carcoar.

62.9% of the people living in Carcoar over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 24.9% are working on a part time basis. Carcoar has an unemployment rate of 3.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Carcoar are 26.3% Managers, 14.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 13.0% Technicians & trades workers, 12.4% Community & personal service workers, 9.2% Professionals, 8.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.3% Labourers, 6.0% Sales workers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Carcoar work in are 24.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.1% Mining, 10.8% Health care and social assistance, 7.0% Education and training, 6.7% Retail trade, 5.7% Public administration and safety, 4.5% Wholesale trade, 4.1% Accommodation and food services, 3.8% Manufacturing.

42.6% of homes are fully owned, and 29.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 25.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $574 per week and the median household income is $1257 per week.

The median rent in Carcoar is $110 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1563 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Carcoar postcode 2791

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