Gowang Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Gowang (2357) is a suburb of Regional NSW, North West Slopes, New South Wales. It is about 337 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Gowang is in the federal electorate of Parkes.

In the 2006 Census the population of Gowang is 203 and is comprised of 52% males and 48% females.

The median/average age of the Gowang population is 44 years of age, 7 years above the Australian average.

The country of birth of people living in Gowang is 90.1% Australia, 3.5% Ireland, 2.5% Lebanon.

97% of people speak English as their first language, 1.5% speak Polish.

The religious make up of Gowang is 37.1% Anglican, 20.3% Catholic, 10.9% No Religion, 9.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.5% Uniting Church.

72.7% of people are married, 16.2% have never married and 9.1% are separated or divorced. There are 7 widowed people living in Gowang.

62.3% of the people living in Gowang are employed full time, while 29.8% are employed on a part time basis. Gowang has a below average unemployment rate of 0% and 38 people are not part of the labour force.

The average individual income is $415.00 per week and the average household income is $887.00 per week.

The average rent in Gowang is $115 per week and the average mortgage repayment is $1083 per month. 57.3% are fully owned, and 24.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.5% of homes are rented.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Gowang postcode 2357

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