Moorwatha Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Moorwatha (2640) is a suburb of Regional NSW, Murray & Riverina, New South Wales. It is about 473 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Moorwatha is in the federal electorate of Farrer.

In the 2006 Census the population of Moorwatha is 397 and is comprised of 51.5% males and 48.5% females.

The median/average age of the Moorwatha population is 40 years of age, 3 years above the Australian average.

The country of birth of people living in Moorwatha is 93.2% Australia, 2.3% England, 0.8% Netherlands.

97% of people speak English as their first language.

The religious make up of Moorwatha is 26.5% Anglican, 15.4% Catholic, 13.6% Uniting Church, 12.9% Lutheran, 12.6% No Religion.

63.2% of people are married, 23.7% have never married and 9.2% are separated or divorced. There are 7 widowed people living in Moorwatha.

67.3% of the people living in Moorwatha are employed full time, while 29.2% are employed on a part time basis. Moorwatha has a below average unemployment rate of 2.2% and 69 people are not part of the labour force.

The average individual income is $468.00 per week and the average household income is $1081.00 per week.

The average rent in Moorwatha is $92 per week and the average mortgage repayment is $1163 per month. 43.8% are fully owned, and 25.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.6% of homes are rented.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Moorwatha postcode 2640

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