Mole River Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Mole River (2372) is a suburb of Regional NSW, Northern Tablelands, New South Wales. It is about 541 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Mole River is in the federal electorate of New England.

In the 2011 census the population of Mole River was 445 and is comprised of approximately 46.7% females and 53.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Mole River is 48 years of age.

73.2% of people living in the suburb of Mole River were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.0% England, 1.8% Germany, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.1% Japan, 1.1% Netherlands, 1.1% United States of America, 1.1% Italy.

77.1% of people living in Mole River speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 17.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.3% Italian, 0.9% German, 0.7% Other.

The religious makeup of Mole River is 24.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 20.0% Anglican, 18.2% No religion, 18.2% Catholic, 5.4% Christian, nfd, 4.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.1% Uniting Church, 1.8% Other religious affiliation , 1.3% Seventh-day Adventist, 1.1% Pentecostal.

52.1% of people are married, 25.8% have never married and 12.0% are divorced and 3.6% are separated. There are 23 widowed people living in Mole River.

61.2% of the people living in Mole River over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 24.2% are working on a part time basis. Mole River has an unemployment rate of 7.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Mole River are 34.9% Managers, 18.4% Labourers, 9.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.2% Technicians & trades workers, 7.9% Professionals, 7.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 5.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 3.9% Sales workers, 3.3% Community & personal service workers.

The main industries people from Mole River work in are 42.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.9% Retail trade, 7.9% Manufacturing, 5.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.9% Construction, 5.9% Wholesale trade, 3.9% Health care and social assistance, 3.9% Mining, 3.9% Transport, postal and warehousing.

57.6% of homes are fully owned, and 21.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $349 per week and the median household income is $584 per week.

The median rent in Mole River is $0 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $900 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Mole River postcode 2372

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