Urana Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Urana (2645) is a suburb of Regional NSW, Murray & Riverina, New South Wales. It is about 481 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Urana is in the federal electorate of Farrer.

In the 2011 census the population of Urana was 300 and is comprised of approximately 48.3% females and 51.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Urana is 51 years of age.

86.7% of people living in the suburb of Urana were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.3% Italy, 1.0% Pakistan, 1.0% Netherlands, 1.0% England, 1.0% Poland, 1.0% Scotland.

91.3% of people living in Urana speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Dutch, 1.0% Polish, 1.0% Italian, 1.0% Urdu.

The religious makeup of Urana is 40.9% Catholic, 25.2% Anglican, 10.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.0% Uniting Church, 6.0% No religion, 5.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.0% Lutheran, 1.0% Islam, 1.0% Salvation Army, 1.0% Latter-day Saints.

54.2% of people are married, 22.3% have never married and 8.1% are divorced and 4.6% are separated. There are 28 widowed people living in Urana.

63.5% of the people living in Urana over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.0% are working on a part time basis. Urana has an unemployment rate of 3.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Urana are 25.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 21.1% Labourers, 14.7% Managers, 9.5% Professionals, 9.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.5% Community & personal service workers, 7.4% Technicians & trades workers, 3.2% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Urana work in are 27.2% Public administration and safety, 20.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 17.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 9.8% Retail trade, 8.7% Arts and recreation services, 5.4% Education and training, 4.3% Health care and social assistance, 3.3% Electricity, gas, water and waste services, 3.3% Wholesale trade.

47.5% of homes are fully owned, and 23.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 27.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $341 per week and the median household income is $582 per week.

The median rent in Urana is $75 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $520 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Urana postcode 2645

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